The best kids games for 6 years and older 2021

In 2021 looking for a good game for your child from 6 years? Our overview lists card, dice and board games that can be played by children (and adults) between the ages of 6 and 8.

It is important that the needs and abilities of the children are taken into account and considered - sensible encouragement & challenge is required here. We have paid close attention to what six-year-old, seven-year-old and eight-year-old children need and can do. The games listed here should neither under- nor overchallenge your kids.

The best board games for all ages

For those who have kids of a different age, we've created more lists with board games separated by age group.

A list of games for kids of all ages can be found here: The best children's games.

The best board games for kids 6 years and older:

But now to our overview with the best games for children from 6 years 2021:

This list was last updated on June 22, 2021. We compared 248 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Zombie Kidz Evolution

    All details for the board game Zombie Kidz Evolution and similar games

    Nominated for 6 awards and won 3.

    More details for Zombie Kidz Evolution
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime5 - 15 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!20€ atAmazon.de
  2. 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
  3. ICECOOL2

    All details for the board game ICECOOL2 and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for ICECOOL2

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "ICECOOL2" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "ICECOOL2" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  4. ICECOOL

    All details for the board game ICECOOL and similar games

    Nominated for 14 awards and won 6.

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2017

    More details for ICECOOL
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!14€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for ICECOOL

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "ICECOOL" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "ICECOOL" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  5. The Magic Labyrinth

    All details for the board game The Magic Labyrinth and similar games

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 6.

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2009

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2009

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2009

    🔥 Deal: 30% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for The Magic Labyrinth
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 - 30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!21€ atAmazon.de
  6. Catacombs of Karak

    All details for the board game Catacombs of Karak and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Catacombs of Karak
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  7. SOS Dino

    All details for the board game SOS Dino and similar games
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime25 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!26€ atAmazon.de
  8. Speed Cups²

    All details for the board game Speed Cups² and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime10 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  9. Ticket to Ride: First Journey (U.S.)

    All details for the board game Ticket to Ride: First Journey (U.S.) and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 - 30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  10. Leo

    All details for the board game Leo and similar games

    Nominated for 5 awards and won 2.

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2016

    More details for Leo
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!14€ atAmazon.de
  11. Château Roquefort

    All details for the board game Château Roquefort and similar games

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 6.

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Château Roquefort
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!85€ atAmazon.de
  12. Spinderella

    All details for the board game Spinderella and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 4.

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2015

    More details for Spinderella
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!22€ atAmazon.de
  13. Giro Galoppo

    All details for the board game Giro Galoppo and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 1.

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2006

    More details for Giro Galoppo
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  14. 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
  15. Dschungelschatz

    All details for the board game Dschungelschatz and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  16. Ticket to Ride: First Journey (Europe)

    All details for the board game Ticket to Ride: First Journey (Europe) and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 - 30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  17. Pirates on the High Seas

    All details for the board game Pirates on the High Seas and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!60€ atAmazon.de
  18. Von 0 auf 100

    All details for the board game Von 0 auf 100 and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  19. Herkules Ameise

    All details for the board game Herkules Ameise and similar games
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  20. Tornado Rex

    All details for the board game Tornado Rex and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  21. Whoowasit?

    All details for the board game Whoowasit? and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 2.

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2008

    🔥 Deal: 31% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for Whoowasit?
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 - 45 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!24€ atAmazon.de
  22. Catan: Junior

    All details for the board game Catan: Junior and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    More details for Catan: Junior
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!20€ atAmazon.de
  23. Rat-a-Tat Cat

    All details for the board game Rat-a-Tat Cat and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Rat-a-Tat Cat
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime10 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  24. Karawane

    All details for the board game Karawane and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2009

    More details for Karawane
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime10 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  25. Igloo Pop

    All details for the board game Igloo Pop and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2004

    More details for Igloo Pop
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime15 - 20 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  26. Bugs in the Kitchen

    All details for the board game Bugs in the Kitchen and similar games

    Nominated for 7 awards and won 4.

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2013

    More details for Bugs in the Kitchen
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 - 20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!22€ atAmazon.de
  27. Kraken Attack!

    All details for the board game Kraken Attack! and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    More details for Kraken Attack!
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime25 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  28. Vampires of the Night

    All details for the board game Vampires of the Night and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 1.

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2010

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2010

    More details for Vampires of the Night
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!73€ atAmazon.de
  29. Duck, Duck, Bruce

    All details for the board game Duck, Duck, Bruce and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!6€ atAmazon.de
  30. Zooloretto Junior

    All details for the board game Zooloretto Junior and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!12€ atAmazon.de

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