The best new board game releases🆕 2024

Interested in a new board game for your collection? For our recommendations, we only consider the best board game new releases published in 2023 and 2024. Included in our list of the best board game new releases are card games, dice games & board games for adults, for kids and for teens.

New board games🆕 2024 list - regularly updated by us.

We regularly always look out for new board games and update the new releases list on a daily basis rather than just weekly. We make sure that only good dice, card or board games make it to the list. As a basis we do not only take our own opinion, but also include the ratings in various internet portals like Boardgamegeek or Shut Up & Sit Down in our ranking calculations of the board game novelties. Also the opinions about the game novelties on game fairs like for example the SPIEL.digital 2020 is included.

List with the best board game new releases 2024

Attached now is our list of the best board game new releases to buy 2024:

This list was last updated on May 13, 2024. We compared 125872 board games for this list and selected the top 50. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. 7 Wonders: Architects – Medals

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    • 2 - 7 Players
    • 25 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  2. Star Wars: Unlimited

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  3. MLEM: Space Agency

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  4. Wyrmspan

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    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  5. The Castles of Burgundy: Special Edition

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    The Castles of Burgundy: Special Edition revitalizes Stefan Feld's classic strategy game for 1-4 players, where participants embody aristocrats managing their princedoms. This special edition, a collaboration between Ravensburger and Awaken Realms, elevates the game with a full art redesign, premium materials, and enhanced components, offering a luxurious playing experience as players build their settlements, castles, and engage in trade.

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 70 - 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  6. Sky Team

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    • 2 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  7. MicroMacro: Crime City – Showdown

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 15 - 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  8. Divinus

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  9. Star Wars: The Deckbuilding Game

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    Star Wars: The Deckbuilding Game brings the epic conflict between the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance to your tabletop. This two-player game captures the essence of the Star Wars universe, offering a dynamic and strategic experience where players build their decks and battle to destroy each other's bases.

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    • 2 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  10. Ticket to Ride Legacy: Legends of the West

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 20 - 90 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  11. That's Not a Hat

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    Nominated for 3 awards.

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    • 3 - 8 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  12. Imperium: Horizons

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 40 - 160 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Hard to learn
  13. Unmatched Adventures: Tales to Amaze

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 20 - 60 Minutes
    • 9+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  14. Forest Shuffle

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    Forest Shuffle is a strategic and environmentally themed card game where players vie to create the most ecologically rich and balanced forest habitat. By gathering valuable trees and attracting diverse species, players work towards building a vibrant ecosystem, all while keeping an eye on the changing seasons that signal the game's end.

    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 40 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  15. Point City

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 15 - 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  16. Knarr

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  17. Faraway

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 15 - 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  18. In the Footsteps of Darwin

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 20 - 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  19. Beacon Patrol

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  20. Dune: Imperium – Uprising

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    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  21. Cascadia: Landmarks

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    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  22. Art Society

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  23. Marvel Zombies: A Zombicide Game

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    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  24. Fit to Print

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 15 - 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  25. Ark Nova: Marine Worlds

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 90 - 150 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Hard to learn
  26. Nimalia

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 25 - 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  27. Mycelia

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 9+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  28. Robot Quest Arena

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • Easy to learn
  29. The White Castle

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    Nominated for 5 awards and won 1.

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 80 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  30. Triqueta

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 20 - 30 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  31. Earth

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    Earth is an engrossing engine-building board game that celebrates the intricate ecosystems and diverse habitats of our planet. It invites players to dive into rich natural environments, crafting synergies that mirror Earth's extraordinary adaptability and abundance.

    Nominated for 5 awards and won 2.

    🔥 Deal: 11% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!

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    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 45 - 90 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  32. Next Station: Tokyo

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 25 - 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  33. Legacy of Yu

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 1 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  34. Lost Ruins of Arnak: The Missing Expedition

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  35. Coffee Rush

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  36. Exit: The Game – Advent Calendar: The Missing Hollywood Star

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    • 1 - 99 Players
    • 45 - 800 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  37. Dracula vs Van Helsing

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    • 2 Players
    • 20 - 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  38. 51st State: Ultimate Edition

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 75 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  39. Disney Lorcana

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  40. Pyramido

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  41. Apiary

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    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 60 - 90 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  42. Steam Up: A Feast of Dim Sum

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 40 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  43. 7 Wonders: Edifice

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    • 3 - 7 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  44. My Island

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  45. Noobs in Space

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    🔥 Deal: 23% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!

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    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  46. Shake That City

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 20 - 40 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  47. Leaf

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  48. Archeos Society

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  49. Imperial Miners

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    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 20 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  50. Dragonkeepers

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn

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