The best games released in 1998๐Ÿ“† 2021

Looking for a really good game from the year 1998? Then we have just the thing for you: our recommendation list with the best board games that were newly released in 1998.

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 1998:

This list was last updated on October 20, 2021. We compared 78 board games for this list and selected the top 10. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Guillotine

    All details for the board game Guillotine and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Guillotine
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  2. Circus Flohcati

    All details for the board game Circus Flohcati and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    ๐Ÿ‘ Good price!15โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  3. Samurai

    All details for the board game Samurai and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Samurai
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Samurai

    • YouTube Review for the game "Samurai" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  4. Mystery Rummy: Jack the Ripper

    All details for the board game Mystery Rummy: Jack the Ripper and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
    ๐Ÿ‘ Good price!53โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  5. Anno Domini: Natur

    All details for the board game Anno Domini: Natur and similar games
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  6. Mamma Mia!

    All details for the board game Mamma Mia! and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Mamma Mia!
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  7. Through the Desert

    All details for the board game Through the Desert and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    ๐Ÿ”ฅ Deal: 40% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!

    More details for Through the Desert
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
    ๐Ÿ”ฅ Great price!24โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  8. Excape

    All details for the board game Excape and similar games
    • 3 - 6 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  9. Zero Down

    All details for the board game Zero Down and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  10. TurfMaster

    All details for the board game TurfMaster and similar games
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 75 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn

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