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 October 20, 2021. We compared 466 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
    • 1 - 8 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn

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

    • YouTube Review for the game "Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  2. Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Thames Murders & Other Cases

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Thames Murders & Other Cases and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 3.

    ⭐️ Spiel des Jahres 1985

    More details for Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Thames Murders & Other Cases
    • 1 - 8 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Thames Murders & Other Cases

    • YouTube Review for the game "Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Thames Murders & Other Cases" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  3. Whitehall Mystery

    All details for the board game Whitehall Mystery and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  4. 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.

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  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.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 35 - 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  6. 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
  7. 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
  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

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  9. Nanty Narking

    All details for the board game Nanty Narking and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
    🔥 Great price!73€ atAmazon.de
  10. 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
    • 2 Players
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  11. Dead Man's Hand

    All details for the board game Dead Man's Hand and similar games
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 11+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  12. Freedom: The Underground Railroad

    All details for the board game Freedom: The Underground Railroad and similar games
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Freedom: The Underground Railroad

    • YouTube Review for the game "Freedom: The Underground Railroad" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  13. Hallertau

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    Nominated for 3 awards.

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 50 - 140 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  14. 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
    • 1 - 2 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  15. 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.

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    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • Easy to learn
  16. Danube 20

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    • 2 Players
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  17. Chicago Express

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    Nominated for 3 awards.

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  18. Prussia 20

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    • 2 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  19. Napoléon: The Waterloo Campaign, 1815

    All details for the board game Napoléon: The Waterloo Campaign, 1815 and similar games
    • 2 - 3 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  20. Beyond Baker Street

    All details for the board game Beyond Baker Street and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  21. TravelBattle

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    • 2 Players
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  22. Manoeuvre: Distant Lands

    All details for the board game Manoeuvre: Distant Lands and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  23. Field Commander: Napoleon

    All details for the board game Field Commander: Napoleon and similar games
    • 1 Players
    • 180 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  24. Paris

    All details for the board game Paris and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
    👍 Good price!37€ atAmazon.de
  25. The World of SMOG: Rise of Moloch

    All details for the board game The World of SMOG: Rise of Moloch and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 - 90 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
    🔥 Great price!96€ atAmazon.de
  26. Enemy in Sight

    All details for the board game Enemy in Sight and similar games
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  27. Hundred Days 20

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    • 2 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  28. Freedom!

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 Players
    • 90 - 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  29. Waterloo 1815: Fallen Eagles

    All details for the board game Waterloo 1815: Fallen Eagles and similar games
    • 1 - 3 Players
    • 60 - 720 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

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