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Anomia Pop Culture
Arkham Horror: Final Hour
Bears vs. Babies
2-5 players. From the creators of Exploding Kittens, FINALLY you can answer the age-old question of who would win in a fight in this delightful monster-building card game.
Catan : Cities and Knights
Catan : Seafarers
Century Golem Edition
Chutes and Ladders
Codenames Duet XXL
4 or more players. You’ll work together with your team to win a high-stakes word guessing game. But don’t make your clues too good or the other team will intercept you.
Descent: Journeys in the Dark
1-5 players. A roleplaying, dungeon-crawling, cooperative game of heroes vs. monsters. Descend into adventure with 20 quests for hours of playtime. Dungeons & Dragons for those that want a board game, and Gloomhaven for those that don’t want to lug around 25 lbs.
Evolution: Flight Exp
2-5 players. Created by brilliant game designer Elan Lee and popular internet comic The Oatmeal, this fast-paced card game is the biggest Kickstarter project of all time. It’s like Go Fish or Old Maid, but with kittens holding hand grenades.
For the Girls
Go Bleep Yourself
Horrified: American Monsters
Hues and Cues
Illimat: The Crane Wife expansion
This add-on to Illimat gives new Luminaries and okus tokens inspired by the Decemberists record of the same name.
King Of Tokyo
2-6 players. Yahtzee meets Godzilla in this bright, action-packed game. Let the dice do the damage for you so you can be the last monster standing.
Left Right Dilema
Mansions of Madness (2nd Edition)
Marvel Champions: The Card Game
Mountains Out of Mole Hills
Players: 1-4 A modern cooperative classic. You play scientists and doctors frantically working to stop a global outbreak of a deadly disease. Fun!
Pandemic Legacy Season 2
2-4 players. Explore and save a world ravaged by disease in this cinematic take on the popular cooperative game. You change the board as you go, and no two games are the same! Also, you don't need to have played season 1 to enjoy this.
Pick Your Poison
POKEMON SWORD & SHIELD TRAINER DECK
Queen By Midnight
Sabobatage + Legends of Matcha Expansion*
Santa Cookie Elf Candy Snowman
Sentinels of the Multiverse
Splendor - Marvel
2-4 players. A game about trying to become as rich as possible by acquiring endless resources (for 98% of us, this genre is called “fantasy”). If you’re into setting up long-term strategies for making sure you get more/better stuff than others, this is for you.
Star Wars Unlock!
Star Wars X-Wing
Taco Cat Goat Cheese PIzza
2 players. This is the chess-like abstract strategy game from the Kingkiller Chronicles novels. Author Patrick Rothfuss asked veteran game designer James Ernst to make a game that felt like it was a thousand years old. Play it while you wait for the 3rd book.
The Legend of Wendigo
Ticket To Ride
2-5 players. Play a railroad magnate trying to connect your cities with train routes. This is widely considered one of the best board games ever made and is great for families.
Tricks and the Phantom
Unlock! Secret Adventures: A Noside Story
Unlock! Secret Adventures: Tombstone Express
What's Yours Like?
A Fake Artist Goes To New York
Deep Sea Adventure
The Pyramid's Deadline
Dungeons & Dragons
5E: EBERRON - RISING FROM THE LAST WAR LIMITED EDITION
5E: MYTHIC ODYSSEYS OF THEROS
5E: PLAYER'S HANDBOOK
CORE RULEBOOK GIFT SET: LIMITED ALTERNATIVE COVERS
D&D ESSENTIALS KIT
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
3-6 players. A perfect place to start the hobby. Includes everything you need to start playing D&D: the rules, a set of dice, an adventure, and premade characters. All you need is other players and imagination.
Field Notes D&D Character Journal 2-Pack
Made in collaboration between Chicago's Field Notes and the Chicago Board Game Cafe, this 2-pack of journals is the sweetest way to track your adventurer's development.