The best games released in 1987๐Ÿ“† 2021

Looking for a really good game from the year 1987? Then we have just the thing for you: our recommendation list with the best board games that were newly released in 1987.

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A list with the best games from other years can be found at the end of the page.

In addition, we have created several more lists of card & board game awards:

List of the best new games releases in 1987:

This list was last updated on July 13, 2021. We compared 36 board games for this list and selected the top 10. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Screaming Eagles

    All details for the board game Screaming Eagles and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  2. Chaos Marauders

    All details for the board game Chaos Marauders and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  3. Elixir

    All details for the board game Elixir and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  4. Abalone Classic

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

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    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    ๐Ÿ”ฅ Great price!22โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  5. Shark

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    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  6. Auf Achse

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    Spiel des Jahres 1987

    More details for Auf Achse
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  7. Flying Carpet

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    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  8. Black Vienna

    All details for the board game Black Vienna and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  9. Illuminati

    All details for the board game Illuminati and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime60 - 180 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    ๐Ÿ”ฅ Great price!80โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  10. Raid on St. Nazaire

    All details for the board game Raid on St. Nazaire and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 2.

    More details for Raid on St. Nazaire
    • Players1 Players
    • Playtime180 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

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