The best games released in 2010📆 2022

Looking for a really good game from the year 2010? Then we have just the thing for you: our recommendation list with the best board games that were newly released in 2010.

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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 2010:

This list was last updated on May 24, 2022. We compared 266 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. 7 Wonders

    All details for the board game 7 Wonders and similar games

    Nominated for 33 awards and won 19.

    ⭐️ Kennerspiel des Jahres 2011

    More details for 7 Wonders
    • 2 - 7 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  2. Hanabi

    All details for the board game Hanabi and similar games

    Nominated for 7 awards and won 3.

    ⭐️ Spiel des Jahres 2013

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 25 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  3. Ghost Blitz

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    Nominated for 6 awards and won 1.

    More details for Ghost Blitz
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    👍 Good price!9€ atAmazon.de
  4. Time's Up! Family

    All details for the board game Time's Up! Family and similar games
    • 4 - 12 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  5. Kariba

    All details for the board game Kariba and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  6. Anomia

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    Nominated for 4 awards and won 3.

    More details for Anomia
    • 3 - 6 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    👍 Good price!12€ atAmazon.de
  7. Cabo

    All details for the board game Cabo and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  8. Snake Oil

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

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    • 3 - 10 Players
    • 20 - 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  9. Animal Upon Animal: Balancing Bridge

    All details for the board game Animal Upon Animal: Balancing Bridge and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 5+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  10. Forbidden Island

    All details for the board game Forbidden Island and similar games

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 5.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2011

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

    Video reviews for Forbidden Island

    • YouTube Review for the game "Forbidden Island" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  11. Commands & Colors: Napoleonics

    All details for the board game Commands & Colors: Napoleonics and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 1.

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    • 2 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  12. Toddles-Bobbles

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 4+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  13. Mr. Jack Pocket

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    Nominated for 3 awards.

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    • 2 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  14. Zombie Dice

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    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

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    • 2 - 99 Players
    • 10 - 20 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  15. Battle Sheep

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    Nominated for 3 awards and won 2.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  16. Lords of Vegas

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    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Lords of Vegas
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 90 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Lords of Vegas

    • YouTube Review for the game "Lords of Vegas" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  17. Dragonheart

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    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Dragonheart
    • 2 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for Dragonheart

    • YouTube Review for the game "Dragonheart" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  18. Alien Frontiers

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    Nominated for 5 awards.

    More details for Alien Frontiers
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  19. Hoot Owl Hoot!

    All details for the board game Hoot Owl Hoot! and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2013

    More details for Hoot Owl Hoot!
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 4+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  20. Catacombs

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    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  21. Onirim

    All details for the board game Onirim and similar games
    • 1 - 2 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Onirim

    • YouTube Review for the game "Onirim" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  22. Julius Caesar: Caesar, Pompey, and the Roman Civil War

    All details for the board game Julius Caesar: Caesar, Pompey, and the Roman Civil War and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  23. Ascension: Deckbuilding Game

    All details for the board game Ascension: Deckbuilding Game and similar games
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  24. Escape from the Aliens in Outer Space

    All details for the board game Escape from the Aliens in Outer Space and similar games
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 20 - 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  25. Elements

    All details for the board game Elements and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 10 - 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    👍 Good price!10€ atAmazon.de
  26. Sandwich

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    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Sandwich
    • 3 - 6 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  27. 10 Days in the Americas

    All details for the board game 10 Days in the Americas and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 - 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for 10 Days in the Americas

    • YouTube Review for the game "10 Days in the Americas" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  28. Water Lily

    All details for the board game Water Lily and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Water Lily
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  29. Safranito

    All details for the board game Safranito and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  30. Mord im Arosa

    All details for the board game Mord im Arosa and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Mord im Arosa
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    👍 Good price!90€ atAmazon.de

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