The best games released in 1997๐Ÿ“† 2021

Looking for a really good game from the year 1997? Then we have just the thing for you: our recommendation list with the best board games that were newly released in 1997.

More lists from similar periods

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 1997:

This list was last updated on August 1, 2021. We compared 60 board games for this list and selected the top 10. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Bohnanza

    All details for the board game Bohnanza and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    More details for Bohnanza
    • Players2 - 7 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  2. Chicken Cha Cha Cha

    All details for the board game Chicken Cha Cha Cha and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 4.

    Spiel des Jahres 1998

    More details for Chicken Cha Cha Cha
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 - 20 Minutes
    • Age4+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    ๐Ÿ‘ Good price!18โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  3. Turn the Tide

    All details for the board game Turn the Tide and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Turn the Tide
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  4. Formula Dรฉ

    All details for the board game Formula Dรฉ and similar games
    • Players2 - 10 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  5. Haste Worte?

    All details for the board game Haste Worte? and similar games
    • Players3 - 8 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  6. Duck, Duck, Bruce

    All details for the board game Duck, Duck, Bruce and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    ๐Ÿ”ฅ Great price!6โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  7. Wise and Otherwise

    All details for the board game Wise and Otherwise and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  8. Colossal Arena

    All details for the board game Colossal Arena and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime40 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  9. Quoridor

    All details for the board game Quoridor and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 2.

    More details for Quoridor
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  10. Visionary

    All details for the board game Visionary and similar games
    • Players4 - 8 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

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