The best games set in Napoleon's time 🎠 2021

Looking for a really good game set in Napoleon's time 🎠? Then we have just the thing: our list of the best games that play at the time of Napoleon 2021.

What are games set in Napoleon's time?

Napoleonic games have storylines set during the French Revolution (1789-1799) and the Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815).

Other historical games

Most games set during the time of the French Revolution and Napoleon are also considered wargame - but not necessarily the case.

In addition to Napoleon games and games set during the French Revolt, we have created a general list of games based on historical events - and further divided them below into several, more detailed historical categories.

List of the best games set in Napoleon's time 2021 🎠

This list was last updated on July 13, 2021. We compared 470 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures and similar games
    • Players1 - 8 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  2. Whitehall Mystery

    All details for the board game Whitehall Mystery and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  3. Castles of Mad King Ludwig

    All details for the board game Castles of Mad King Ludwig and similar games

    Nominated for 14 awards and won 4.

    More details for Castles of Mad King Ludwig
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  4. Between Two Castles of Mad King Ludwig

    All details for the board game Between Two Castles of Mad King Ludwig and similar games
    • Players2 - 7 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!65€ atAmazon.de
  5. World's Fair 1893

    All details for the board game World's Fair 1893 and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 1.

    More details for World's Fair 1893
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime35 - 45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Thurn and Taxis

    All details for the board game Thurn and Taxis and similar games

    Nominated for 12 awards and won 5.

    Spiel des Jahres 2006

    More details for Thurn and Taxis
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  9. In Magnificent Style: Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg

    All details for the board game In Magnificent Style: Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg and similar games
    • Players1 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  10. Nanty Narking

    All details for the board game Nanty Narking and similar games
    🔥 Deal: 13% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for Nanty Narking
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!73€ atAmazon.de
  11. The Men Who Would Be Kings: Colonial Wargaming Rules

    All details for the board game The Men Who Would Be Kings: Colonial Wargaming Rules and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  12. Brass: Lancashire

    All details for the board game Brass: Lancashire and similar games

    Nominated for 5 awards and won 1.

    More details for Brass: Lancashire
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: hard

    Video reviews for Brass: Lancashire

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Brass: Lancashire" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Brass: Lancashire" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  13. Dead Man's Hand

    All details for the board game Dead Man's Hand and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age11+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  14. Hallertau

    All details for the board game Hallertau and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Hallertau
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime50 - 140 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!63€ atAmazon.de
  15. Danube 20

    All details for the board game Danube 20 and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  16. Song of Drums and Shakos

    All details for the board game Song of Drums and Shakos and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Song of Drums and Shakos
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  17. Victoria Cross II: Battle of Isandlwana & Rorke's Drift

    All details for the board game Victoria Cross II: Battle of Isandlwana & Rorke's Drift and similar games
    • Players1 - 2 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  18. Prussia 20

    All details for the board game Prussia 20 and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  19. Chicago Express

    All details for the board game Chicago Express and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Chicago Express
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  20. Napoléon: The Waterloo Campaign, 1815

    All details for the board game Napoléon: The Waterloo Campaign, 1815 and similar games
    • Players2 - 3 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  21. Beyond Baker Street

    All details for the board game Beyond Baker Street and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  22. TravelBattle

    All details for the board game TravelBattle and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  23. Manoeuvre: Distant Lands

    All details for the board game Manoeuvre: Distant Lands and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  24. Fort Sumter: The Secession Crisis, 1860-61

    All details for the board game Fort Sumter: The Secession Crisis, 1860-61 and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime20 - 40 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  25. Field Commander: Napoleon

    All details for the board game Field Commander: Napoleon and similar games
    • Players1 Players
    • Playtime180 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  26. Paris

    All details for the board game Paris and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!40€ atAmazon.de
  27. Hundred Days 20

    All details for the board game Hundred Days 20 and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  28. Freedom!

    All details for the board game Freedom! and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Freedom!
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime90 - 120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  29. Enemy in Sight

    All details for the board game Enemy in Sight and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

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