The best number games 💯 2024

Looking for a really good numbers game 💯? Then we have just the thing: our list of the best number games 2024.

What are number games?

Numbers games require players to use or manipulate numbers to achieve their goals.

This doesn't necessarily mean that you have to do math as well. We have created a separate category for this: The Best Math Games.

List of the best number games 2024 💯

This list was last updated on May 13, 2024. We compared 1146 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Ohanami

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    Ohanami is a serene and strategic card drafting game that seamlessly blends simplicity with deep strategic choices. Over three rounds, players cultivate their gardens by selecting cards and building sequences in a quest for the most points.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  2. That's Pretty Clever!

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    That's Pretty Clever is a strategic dice game where players must make thoughtful choices to optimize their score. The game's title, Ganz schön clever in German, aptly describes the need for cleverness and tactical thinking.

    Nominated for 8 awards and won 1.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kennerspiel des Jahres 2018

    More details for That's Pretty Clever!
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  3. Take 5

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    6 nimmt!, also known as Take 5, Category 5 and other names, is a card game focused on scoring as few points as possible. It combines elements of strategy, prediction, and a bit of luck.

    Nominated for 5 awards and won 3.

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    • 2 - 10 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  4. Qwixx

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    Qwixx is a fast-paced and engaging dice game that involves all players actively, regardless of whose turn it is. It combines simple mechanics with a need for strategic decision-making, making it a fun and interactive game for all involved.

    Nominated for 9 awards and won 3.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2013

    ⭐️ Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2013

    More details for Qwixx
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  5. 6 nimmt! 25 Jahre

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    • 2 - 10 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  6. The Mind

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    The Mind is a unique card game that combines elements of cooperation, intuition, and silent communication. It is as much an experiment in group dynamics as it is a game.

    Nominated for 20 awards and won 9.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2018

    🔥 Deal: 22% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  7. Super Mega Lucky Box

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    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  8. NMBR 9

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    NMBR 9 presents a unique puzzle game where numbers take on significance only when they rise above the ground level. The game encompasses twenty cards numbered 0-9, each appearing twice, and eighty tiles numbered 0-9, each composed of squares arranged in different configurations. Players embark on a captivating journey where they draw cards, select number tiles, and strategically build their own tile arrangement. The goal is to maximize points by constructing multi-level structures and showcasing their numerical prowess.

    Nominated for 4 awards.

    More details for NMBR 9
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for NMBR 9

    • YouTube Review for the game "NMBR 9" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  9. Mountain Goats

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    Mountain Goats is a dynamic and competitive board game where players strive to maneuver their goats to the summits of various mountains to score points. The game combines elements of timing and strategic positioning with direct player interaction, as players can knock each other's goats off the peaks, requiring them to restart their ascent.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Mountain Goats
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  10. Qwinto

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    Qwinto offers a refreshing twist on the roll-and-write genre, engaging players in a simultaneous play experience where quick thinking and strategic number placement are key to victory. In this game, players race to fill out their scoresheets with ascending numbers in three colorful rows, while navigating the constraints of overlapping columns and avoiding duplicates to maximize their scores.

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  11. The Game

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    The Game is a cooperative card game that challenges players to strategically discard all 98 cards onto four piles. It requires careful planning and teamwork, with a hint of luck, to achieve victory.

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2015

    🔥 Deal: 29% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!

    More details for The Game
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  12. Fugitive

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    Fugitive is a tense, fast-paced two-player card game set in the thrilling universe of Burgle Bros. In this game, one player assumes the role of a fugitive on the run, while the other takes on the role of a relentless agent on the fugitive’s trail. The game involves a strategic cat-and-mouse chase where the fugitive must reach their goal without getting caught.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Fugitive
    • 2 Players
    • 5 - 20 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Fugitive

    • YouTube Review for the game "Fugitive" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  13. The Game: Face to Face

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    • 2 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  14. Fuji Flush

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    Fuji Flush is an energetic and engaging card game that combines simple rules with strategic depth, making it perfect for both casual gamers and those looking for a quick, entertaining play session. The game's objective is straightforward: be the first to get rid of all your cards. However, achieving this goal requires savvy hand management, timely collaboration with others, and knowing when to strike out on your own.

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Fuji Flush
    • 3 - 8 Players
    • 10 - 20 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for Fuji Flush

    • YouTube Review for the game "Fuji Flush" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  15. L.L.A.M.A.

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    L.L.A.M.A. is a light and engaging card game that combines elements of strategy and luck. The game's title, an acronym for "Lege alle Minuspunkte ab" (German for "discard all minus points"), cleverly plays on the word "llama," adding a whimsical touch to the gameplay.

    Nominated for 9 awards and won 3.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2019

    More details for L.L.A.M.A.
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  16. Arboretum

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    Arboretum invites 2-4 players, aged 10 and up, to embark on a strategic journey of set collection, tile-laying, and hand management, creating picturesque garden paths within a concise 25-minute playtime.

    Nominated for 5 awards and won 1.

    More details for Arboretum
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Arboretum

    • YouTube Review for the game "Arboretum" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  17. Twice as Clever!

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    Twice as Clever! (original title: Doppelt so clever) is a dice-based strategy game that builds on the mechanics introduced in its predecessor, Ganz schön clever. This game offers new challenges and additional strategic layers, providing an engaging experience for both fans of the original game and newcomers.

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    🔥 Deal: 6% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!

    More details for Twice as Clever!
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  18. Sleeping Queens

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    In Sleeping Queens, a whimsical and strategic card game, players embark on a mission to awaken sleeping queens using a mix of strategy, quick thinking, and luck. The game features the Pancake Queen, the Ladybug Queen, and ten other queen cards, all under a magical sleeping spell. The goal is to wake these queens from their slumber and earn points.

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    More details for Sleeping Queens
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  19. Red7

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    Red7 is a fast-paced and innovative card game that combines simplicity with strategic depth. The game revolves around a unique mechanic where the rules and the objectives can change dynamically throughout the game.

    Nominated for 6 awards.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 5 - 30 Minutes
    • 9+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  20. The Game: Extreme

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    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 20 - 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  21. The Game: Quick & Easy

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 8 - 10 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for The Game: Quick & Easy

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Game: Quick & Easy" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  22. The Mind Extreme

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for The Mind Extreme

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Mind Extreme" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  23. Velonimo

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 - 40 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  24. Metro X

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    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  25. Rolling Realms

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    Rolling Realms is a roll-and-write game designed by Jamey Stegmaier, born out of the desire to connect and engage with people globally during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. This game transcends the traditional board game format by allowing an infinite number of players to join, making it ideal for both live and virtual play sessions.

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Rolling Realms
    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  26. Rummikub Six Player

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  27. Break the Code

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  28. Completto

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  29. Lucky Numbers

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    In Lucky Numbers, your challenge is to be the first to fill your grid with tiles, but there's a twist – you never know which tiles you'll have to work with! Each player receives a set of tiles numbered 1-20, which are shuffled face down. Players then strategically place these tiles in a 4x4 grid, adhering to specific rules to ensure success.

    More details for Lucky Numbers
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  30. Voll verplant

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    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 20 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn

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