The best games released in 2013📆 2021

Looking for a really good game from the year 2013? Then we have just the thing for you: our recommendation list with the best board games that were newly released in 2013.

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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 2013:

This list was last updated on September 1, 2021. We compared 354 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Sushi Go!

    All details for the board game Sushi Go! and similar games

    Nominated for 8 awards and won 2.

    More details for Sushi Go!
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!10€ atAmazon.de
  2. Hanamikoji

    All details for the board game Hanamikoji and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Hanamikoji
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Hanamikoji

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Hanamikoji" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Hanamikoji" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Hanamikoji" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Hanamikoji" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  3. Coconuts

    All details for the board game Coconuts and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Coconuts
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Coconuts

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Coconuts" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Coconuts" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  4. BANG! The Dice Game

    All details for the board game BANG! The Dice Game and similar games
    • Players3 - 8 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  5. Skull King

    All details for the board game Skull King and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Skull King

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Skull King" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Skull King" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Skull King" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Skull King" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  6. Mini Mölkky

    All details for the board game Mini Mölkky and similar games
    • Players2 - 99 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  7. Concordia

    All details for the board game Concordia and similar games

    Nominated for 7 awards and won 2.

    Nominated for Kennerspiel des Jahres 2014

    More details for Concordia
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime100 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

    Video reviews for Concordia

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Concordia" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Concordia" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Concordia" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Concordia" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  8. Two Rooms and a Boom

    All details for the board game Two Rooms and a Boom and similar games
    • Players6 - 30 Players
    • Playtime7 - 20 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  9. Cube Quest

    All details for the board game Cube Quest and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Cube Quest
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  10. Concept

    All details for the board game Concept and similar games

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 3.

    Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2014

    More details for Concept
    • Players4 - 12 Players
    • Playtime40 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!22€ atAmazon.de
  11. 1775: Rebellion

    All details for the board game 1775: Rebellion and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 2.

    More details for 1775: Rebellion
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  12. Terror in Meeple City

    All details for the board game Terror in Meeple City and similar games

    Nominated for 7 awards and won 1.

    More details for Terror in Meeple City
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  13. Welcome to the Dungeon

    All details for the board game Welcome to the Dungeon and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Welcome to the Dungeon

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Welcome to the Dungeon" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Welcome to the Dungeon" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Welcome to the Dungeon" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Welcome to the Dungeon" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  14. Ghost Fightin' Treasure Hunters

    All details for the board game Ghost Fightin' Treasure Hunters and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2014

    🔥 Deal: 29% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for Ghost Fightin' Treasure Hunters
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!30€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Ghost Fightin' Treasure Hunters

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Ghost Fightin' Treasure Hunters" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Ghost Fightin' Treasure Hunters" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  15. Funemployed

    All details for the board game Funemployed and similar games
    • Players3 - 20 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  16. Crossing

    All details for the board game Crossing and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  17. The Little Prince: Make Me a Planet

    All details for the board game The Little Prince: Make Me a Planet and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime25 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  18. Ghost Blitz: 5 to 12

    All details for the board game Ghost Blitz: 5 to 12 and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!14€ atAmazon.de
  19. Rory's Story Cubes: Prehistoria

    All details for the board game Rory's Story Cubes: Prehistoria and similar games
    • Players1 - 12 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  20. Rory's Story Cubes: Clues

    All details for the board game Rory's Story Cubes: Clues and similar games
    • Players1 - 12 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  21. Smash Up: Awesome Level 9000

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Awesome Level 9000 and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  22. Blueprints

    All details for the board game Blueprints and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Blueprints
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Blueprints

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Blueprints" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Blueprints" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  23. Rise of Augustus

    All details for the board game Rise of Augustus and similar games

    Nominated for 9 awards and won 3.

    Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2013

    More details for Rise of Augustus
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!20€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Rise of Augustus

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Rise of Augustus" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Rise of Augustus" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  24. Mascarade

    All details for the board game Mascarade and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Mascarade
    • Players2 - 13 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Mascarade

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Mascarade" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Mascarade" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  25. Walk the Plank!

    All details for the board game Walk the Plank! and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Walk the Plank!
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  26. Rory's Story Cubes: Enchanted

    All details for the board game Rory's Story Cubes: Enchanted and similar games
    • Players1 - 12 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  27. Gravwell: Escape from the 9th Dimension

    All details for the board game Gravwell: Escape from the 9th Dimension and similar games
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 - 45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  28. Northern Pacific

    All details for the board game Northern Pacific and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  29. Tales & Games: The Three Little Pigs

    All details for the board game Tales & Games: The Three Little Pigs and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  30. The Red Dragon Inn 4

    All details for the board game The Red Dragon Inn 4 and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

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