The best Sherlock Holmes board, card & dice games 2021

Looking for a really good board game with Sherlock Holmes? Then we have just the thing for you - the 28 best Sherlock Holmes games.

Who was Sherlock Holmes?

Sherlock Holmes is a fictional private detective created by British author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Holmes, who refers to himself as a "consulting detective" in the stories, is known for his powers of observation, deduction, forensic science and logical reasoning that border on the fantastic, which he uses in investigating cases for a variety of clients, including Scotland Yard.

Board games with Sherlock Holmes

These incredible stories have made the books and therefore the role of Sherlock Holmes world famous... which has led to not only movies being made about him but many video games and board games being designed. Our list is about these Sherlock Holmes board, card & dice games.

List of the best Sherlock Holmes board games 2021

This list was last updated on June 22, 2021. We compared 30 board games for this list and selected the top 28. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Unmatched: Cobble & Fog

    All details for the board game Unmatched: Cobble & Fog and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 - 40 Minutes
    • Age9+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  2. Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures and similar games
    • Players1 - 8 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures

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  3. Unlock!: Heroic Adventures

    All details for the board game Unlock!: Heroic Adventures and similar games
    • Players1 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  4. Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Baker Street Irregulars

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Baker Street Irregulars and similar games
    • Players1 - 8 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Baker Street Irregulars

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  5. Mr. Jack Pocket

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    Nominated for 3 awards.

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    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  6. Mr. Jack

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    Nominated for 7 awards and won 1.

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    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age9+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!27€ atAmazon.de
  7. Watson & Holmes

    All details for the board game Watson & Holmes and similar games
    • Players2 - 7 Players
    • Playtime45 - 75 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Watson & Holmes

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  8. Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations and similar games
    • Players1 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations

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  9. Holmes: Sherlock & Mycroft

    All details for the board game Holmes: Sherlock & Mycroft and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime20 - 30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Holmes: Sherlock & Mycroft

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  10. Sherlock

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    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Sherlock
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age5+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!6€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Sherlock

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  11. Sherlock Express

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    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime10 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  12. Sherlock Holmes: Baker Street Irregulars

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes: Baker Street Irregulars and similar games
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!18€ atAmazon.de
  13. Sherlock Holmes: The Challenge Of Irene Adler

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes: The Challenge Of Irene Adler and similar games
    • Players1 - 2 Players
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!15€ atAmazon.de
  14. Mr. Jack Extension

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    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age9+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Mr. Jack Extension

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  15. Purrrlock Holmes: Furriarty's Trail

    All details for the board game Purrrlock Holmes: Furriarty's Trail and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime20 - 30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  16. Beyond Baker Street

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    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  17. Sherlock Holmes: The Card Game

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    • Players3 - 8 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes: The Card Game

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  18. Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Mansion Murders

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Mansion Murders and similar games
    • Players1 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Mansion Murders

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  19. Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty's Web

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty's Web and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime20 - 45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty's Web

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  20. Lady Alice

    All details for the board game Lady Alice and similar games
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!35€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Lady Alice

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  21. 221B Baker Street: The Master Detective Game

    All details for the board game 221B Baker Street: The Master Detective Game and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  22. Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Queen's Park Affair

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Queen's Park Affair and similar games
    • Players1 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Queen's Park Affair

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  23. Clue

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2011

    More details for Clue
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!17€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Clue

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  24. I Say, Holmes! (Second Edition)

    All details for the board game I Say, Holmes! (Second Edition) and similar games
    • Players3 - 8 Players
    • Playtime30 - 45 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  25. Bakerspeed

    All details for the board game Bakerspeed and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  26. Bakerstreet

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    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  27. Unfinished Case of Holmes

    All details for the board game Unfinished Case of Holmes and similar games
    • Players2 - 12 Players
    • Playtime90 - 120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  28. Sherlock Holmes & Moriarty: Associates

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes & Moriarty: Associates and similar games
    • Players1 Players
    • Age10+ years old
    🔥 Great price!15€ atAmazon.de

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