The best Risk versions and variants⎇ 2022

Are you looking for a really good risk version⎇? We have picked out the best 30 for you and compared them with each other.

Risk came onto the market in the USA in 1959.

Risk is now over 60 years old. It was launched in 1959 under the name Risk. However, Risk has its roots in the French game "La Conquête du Monde", which was already published in 1957.

Even today, new versions are still being released

New Risk versions and variants are still being released - mostly with slightly adapted rules but set in a different scenario (Star Wars Risk, Game of Thrones Risk, StarCraft Risk, Lord of the Rings Risk, ...).

However, the Legacy variant "Risk Legacy" brings a breath of fresh air to the risk principle. This version should be looked at by everyone who has had enough of the normal Risiko. If you don't have any friends who play Risk with you anymore, you should have a look at our list "The best board games to end a relationship or friendship" - here you will surely find new material to put your friendships to the test.

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List with the best risk variants⎇

Enclosed now our overview with the best risk versions & variants 2022:

This list was last updated on September 6, 2022. We compared 68 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Risk: Star Wars Edition

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  2. Risk Legacy

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    Nominated for 5 awards and won 1.

    More details for Risk Legacy
    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Risk Legacy

    • YouTube Review for the game "Risk Legacy" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  3. Risk Express

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  4. Risk: Star Wars – Original Trilogy Edition

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  5. Risk: Europe

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 180 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  6. Risk: Mass Effect Galaxy at War Edition

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  7. Risk: Star Trek 50th Anniversary Edition

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Risk: Star Trek 50th Anniversary Edition

    • YouTube Review for the game "Risk: Star Trek 50th Anniversary Edition" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  8. Risk: The Walking Dead – Survival Edition

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  9. Risk: Plants vs. Zombies

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    • 2 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  10. Risk: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy Edition

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 180 Minutes
    • 9+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  11. Risk: Metal Gear Solid

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    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  12. Risk 2210 A.D.

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    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 240 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  13. Risk Junior

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 - 60 Minutes
    • 5+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  14. S.P.Q.RisiKo!

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    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  15. Risk: StarCraft Collector's Edition

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
    🔥 Great price!59€ atAmazon.de
  16. Risk: Game of Thrones

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    • 2 - 7 Players
    • 120 - 240 Minutes
    • 18+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Risk: Game of Thrones

    • YouTube Review for the game "Risk: Game of Thrones" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  17. Risk: Star Wars – Clone Wars Edition

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  18. Risk: Halo Legendary Edition

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 - 90 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  19. Risk: The Lord of the Rings Expansion Set (incl. Siege of Minas Tirith game)

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 9+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  20. Risk: The Dalek Invasion of Earth

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  21. Risk: The Lord of the Rings

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 9+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Risk: The Lord of the Rings

    • YouTube Review for the game "Risk: The Lord of the Rings" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  22. Risk: Captain America – Civil War Edition

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 75 - 90 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  23. Risk: Transformers – Cybertron Battle Edition

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  24. Risk: Godstorm

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  25. Narnia Risk Junior

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  26. Risk: Battlefield Rogue

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 90 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  27. FutuRisiKo

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    • 3 - 6 Players
    • 180 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  28. Risk

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  29. Risk: Balance of Power

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    • 2 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  30. Risk: The Elder Scrolls V – Skyrim

    All details for the board game Risk: The Elder Scrolls V – Skyrim and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn

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