The best games released in 2010📆 2021

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 September 1, 2021. We compared 263 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
    • Players2 - 7 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  2. Hanabi

    All details for the board game Hanabi and similar games

    Nominated for 7 awards and won 3.

    Spiel des Jahres 2013

    More details for Hanabi
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime25 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  3. Ghost Blitz

    All details for the board game Ghost Blitz and similar games

    Nominated for 6 awards and won 1.

    More details for Ghost Blitz
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!9€ atAmazon.de
  4. Anomia

    All details for the board game Anomia and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 3.

    More details for Anomia
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!9€ atAmazon.de
  5. Cabo

    All details for the board game Cabo and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  6. Kariba

    All details for the board game Kariba and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  7. 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
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Forbidden Island

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Forbidden Island" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Forbidden Island" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  8. Commands & Colors: Napoleonics

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

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 1.

    More details for Commands & Colors: Napoleonics
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  9. Mr. Jack Pocket

    All details for the board game Mr. Jack Pocket and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Mr. Jack Pocket
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  10. Lords of Vegas

    All details for the board game Lords of Vegas and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Lords of Vegas
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 - 90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Lords of Vegas

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Lords of Vegas" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Lords of Vegas" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  11. Battle Sheep

    All details for the board game Battle Sheep and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 2.

    More details for Battle Sheep
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  12. Alien Frontiers

    All details for the board game Alien Frontiers and similar games

    Nominated for 5 awards.

    More details for Alien Frontiers
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  13. Dragonheart

    All details for the board game Dragonheart and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Dragonheart
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Dragonheart

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Dragonheart" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Dragonheart" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  14. Catacombs

    All details for the board game Catacombs and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    More details for Catacombs
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 - 60 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  15. Ascension: Deckbuilding Game

    All details for the board game Ascension: Deckbuilding Game and similar games
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  16. 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
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  17. 10 Days in the Americas

    All details for the board game 10 Days in the Americas and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 - 30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for 10 Days in the Americas

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "10 Days in the Americas" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "10 Days in the Americas" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  18. K2

    All details for the board game K2 and similar games

    Nominated for 6 awards.

    Nominated for Kennerspiel des Jahres 2012

    More details for K2
    • Players1 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  19. Sandwich

    All details for the board game Sandwich and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Sandwich
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  20. 11 nimmt!

    All details for the board game 11 nimmt! and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for 11 nimmt!
    • Players2 - 7 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  21. Water Lily

    All details for the board game Water Lily and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Water Lily
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  22. The Boss

    All details for the board game The Boss and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for The Boss
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime40 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  23. Zooloretto Junior

    All details for the board game Zooloretto Junior and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  24. Fresco

    All details for the board game Fresco and similar games

    Nominated for 19 awards and won 2.

    More details for Fresco
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!40€ atAmazon.de
  25. Haggis

    All details for the board game Haggis and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Haggis
    • Players2 - 3 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  26. Ottoman Sunset: The Great War in the Near East

    All details for the board game Ottoman Sunset: The Great War in the Near East and similar games
    • Players1 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  27. Glen More

    All details for the board game Glen More and similar games

    Nominated for 5 awards and won 1.

    More details for Glen More
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 - 70 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  28. Engine, Engine No. 9

    All details for the board game Engine, Engine No. 9 and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2011

    More details for Engine, Engine No. 9
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  29. Paris Connection

    All details for the board game Paris Connection and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 2.

    More details for Paris Connection
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!34€ atAmazon.de
  30. The Speicherstadt

    All details for the board game The Speicherstadt and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for The Speicherstadt
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

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