The best games where you can trigger an event by reaching a target number eyes 2024

Looking for a really good game where you can trigger an event by reaching a target number of eyes? Then we have just the thing for you: The list with the best target number of eyes games 2024.

What are games where you can trigger an event by reaching a target number of eyes?

In this list you will find board games where a target number must be reached to pass a test. A random number is first generated (by drawing cards, rolling dice, etc.), which is then compared to this target number. If the target eye count is reached or exceeded, the action is successful.

By the way, "reaching the target number of eyes" is also called "Stat Check Resolution".

Examples of games that trigger an event when a target eye count is reached:

A good example of a reach target eye count game is Eldritch Horror.

List of the best reach target number of eyes games 2024

This list was last updated on May 13, 2024. We compared 87 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Forgotten Waters

    All details for the board game Forgotten Waters and similar games

    Forgotten Waters is a captivating board game that plunges players into the whimsical and unpredictable world of pirate adventure. Blending storytelling and strategy, this game stands out for its immersive narrative and engaging gameplay.

    Nominated for 8 awards and won 2.

    More details for Forgotten Waters
    • 3 - 7 Players
    • 120 - 240 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  2. Mansions of Madness: Second Edition

    All details for the board game Mansions of Madness: Second Edition and similar games

    Mansions of Madness: Second Edition is a cooperative, app-enhanced board game that combines elements of horror and mystery. It's set in the same universe as Eldritch Horror and Elder Sign, offering an immersive narrative experience.

    Nominated for 9 awards.

    More details for Mansions of Madness: Second Edition
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 120 - 180 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  3. The Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth

    All details for the board game The Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth and similar games

    The Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth invites players to immerse themselves in the rich and legendary world created by J.R.R. Tolkien. This fully cooperative, app-supported board game is designed for one to five players, offering a unique blend of adventure, strategy, and storytelling set in the iconic landscapes of Middle-Earth.

    Nominated for 4 awards.

    More details for The Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  4. Captive

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    • 1 Players
    • 30 - 130 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  5. Summoner Wars: Master Set

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    Summoner Wars: Master Set is a tactical card game that combines elements of strategy and fantasy. Players take on the roles of powerful Summoners, each harnessing the power of mysterious stones to lead their factions to victory in the war-torn world of Itharia.

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Summoner Wars: Master Set
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 9+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  6. Arkham Horror: The Card Game

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    Arkham Horror: The Card Game is a Lovecraftian horror card game that blends role-playing and card game elements. Set in the eerie town of Arkham, players face mysterious, monstrous, and maddening challenges.

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 4.

    More details for Arkham Horror: The Card Game
    • 1 - 2 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Hard to learn

    Video reviews for Arkham Horror: The Card Game

    • YouTube Review for the game "Arkham Horror: The Card Game" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  7. One Deck Dungeon

    All details for the board game One Deck Dungeon and similar games

    One Deck Dungeon is a card-based roguelike game that offers a unique and ever-changing dungeon exploration experience. Players build their characters from the ground up, facing a variety of challenges and enemies within the dungeon.

    Nominated for 4 awards.

    More details for One Deck Dungeon
    • 1 - 2 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  8. Space Hulk (Fourth Edition)

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    • 2 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  9. Runebound (Third Edition)

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    Runebound (Third Edition) is a captivating fantasy adventure game set in the realm of Terrinoth. Suitable for two to four players, it invites you to step into the shoes of one of six heroes, each embarking on a journey filled with quests and challenges. In this world, dark forces are stirring, with foes like Margath the Dragonlord and the Corpse King, Vorakesh, threatening the land. It's up to you and your fellow heroes to confront these evils and save Terrinoth from impending doom.

    More details for Runebound (Third Edition)
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 120 - 180 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  10. Eldritch Horror

    All details for the board game Eldritch Horror and similar games

    Eldritch Horror is a cooperative board game that plunges players into a world of mystery, terror, and adventure. It's based on the themes of global exploration and cosmic horror, with players working together to thwart the plans of an Ancient One.

    Nominated for 5 awards.

    More details for Eldritch Horror
    • 1 - 8 Players
    • 120 - 240 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Eldritch Horror

    • YouTube Review for the game "Eldritch Horror" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  11. Hostage Negotiator

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    Hostage Negotiator is a gripping solo board game where you take on the role of a law enforcement agent tasked with negotiating the release of hostages from a dangerous hostage-taker. The game immerses you in high-stakes crisis negotiation, demanding strategic thinking and decision-making under pressure.

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    More details for Hostage Negotiator
    • 1 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  12. Descent: Journeys in the Dark (Second Edition)

    All details for the board game Descent: Journeys in the Dark (Second Edition) and similar games

    Descent: Journeys in the Dark (Second Edition) is a thrilling, immersive board game that combines elements of role-playing, strategy, and adventure. In this game, players take on the roles of heroes or the overlord, embarking on quests through treacherous landscapes filled with dangers and monsters.

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    More details for Descent: Journeys in the Dark (Second Edition)
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  13. Arkham Horror: The Card Game (Revised Edition)

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 180 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Hard to learn
  14. One Deck Dungeon: Forest of Shadows

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    One Deck Dungeon: Forest of Shadows expands the thrilling universe of One Deck Dungeon, a card-based adventure game where every play-through is a unique challenge. This standalone expansion introduces a verdant but deadly new setting filled with poisonous threats and cunning new enemies.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for One Deck Dungeon: Forest of Shadows
    • 1 - 2 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  15. Nemo's War (Second Edition)

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    Nemo's War (Second Edition) is a solitaire board game based on Jules Verne's classic novel Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea. It focuses on Captain Nemo and his incredible vessel, the Nautilus. Designed by Chris Taylor and featuring the stunning artwork of Ian O'Toole, this edition by Victory Point Games offers an enhanced gaming experience with high-quality production and graphics.

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Nemo's War (Second Edition)
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Nemo's War (Second Edition)

    • YouTube Review for the game "Nemo's War (Second Edition)" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  16. Arkham Horror (Third Edition)

    All details for the board game Arkham Horror (Third Edition) and similar games

    Arkham Horror (Third Edition) is a cooperative board game set in the atmospheric backdrop of 1926 Arkham, at the height of the Roaring Twenties. This edition offers a rich narrative experience based on the works of H.P. Lovecraft, where players become investigators battling against the encroaching darkness of the Ancient Ones, otherworldly beings threatening to overrun our world.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Arkham Horror (Third Edition)
    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 120 - 180 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Arkham Horror (Third Edition)

    • YouTube Review for the game "Arkham Horror (Third Edition)" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  17. The Game of Life: Super Mario Edition

    All details for the board game The Game of Life: Super Mario Edition and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 120 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  18. Aftermath

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Aftermath

    • YouTube Review for the game "Aftermath" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  19. Sanctum

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 100 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  20. The Witches

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  21. Zona: The Secret of Chernobyl

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 120 - 180 Minutes
    • 18+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  22. Ninja Burger: Secret Ninja Death Touch Edition

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    • 3 - 6 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  23. Labyrinth: The War on Terror, 2001 – ?

    All details for the board game Labyrinth: The War on Terror, 2001 – ? and similar games

    Labyrinth: The War on Terror, 2001 - ? is a strategic board game that delves into the complex geopolitical conflicts of the early 21st century, focusing on the rise of Islamic extremism and the subsequent global war on terror.

    Nominated for 7 awards and won 2.

    More details for Labyrinth: The War on Terror, 2001 – ?
    • 1 - 2 Players
    • 180 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Hard to learn
  24. Arkham Horror

    All details for the board game Arkham Horror and similar games

    Arkham Horror is a cooperative adventure board game set in the 1920s, deeply rooted in H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos. It offers a rich narrative experience as players take on the roles of investigators in the eerie city of Arkham.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Arkham Horror
    • 1 - 8 Players
    • 120 - 240 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Hard to learn
  25. Behind

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    • 2 Players
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  26. Escape from 100 Million B.C.

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    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 60 - 90 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  27. Warhammer Age of Sigmar

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    • 2 Players
    • 40 - 180 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  28. Duel of Ages II

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Duel of Ages II
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 150 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  29. Axis & Allies

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    Axis & Allies is a classic grand strategy board game set during World War II. It's a part of Milton Bradley's Gamemaster series and is known for its depth and complexity, simulating the global scale of the war.

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Axis & Allies
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 180 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  30. Assault on Doomrock

    All details for the board game Assault on Doomrock and similar games
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 150 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

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