The 4 best new board games for your family
By Aimee Heckel
Here’s a little history lesson for you.
Back in the ancient times, there was something that the cavemen called “board games.” These activities had no batteries or wifi connection. The ancients enjoyed these games as a fun way to pass time with the family.
Interested in traveling back in time to experience one of these novelties? Craving a little technology timeout?
Here are some our favorite new board games for your family:
1. Forbidden Desert.
The premise: The goal is to recover a mythical flying machine buried in the desert ruins. You will need to cooperate and move fast, as the board is ever-shifting. Forbidden Desert is sort of a sequel to the popular game, Forbidden Island.
The players: For two to five plays age 10 and up.
The price: $13.14 at Newegg.com. Save money at Newegg with these coupons. Read more articles about saving money at Newegg here.
2. Loot: The Plundering Pirate Card Game.
The premise: This is a pirate-themed board game, perfect for any pirate-loving kiddo. This card game requires strategy that will entice even Mom and Dad, while you try to collect the most loot and steal treasure.
The players: Two to eight players, age 10 and up.
The price: $10.99 at Walmart.com.
3. Shelby’s Snack Shack.
The premise: A fun board game for the preschool crowd that’s educational, too. Your kids will practice counting, while they help Shelby the dog collect her bones on the beach. Not the most intriguing game for parents, but if it entertains your kids, you know you love it.
The players: Two to four players age 4 and up, because of small parts.
The price: $15.81 on Amazon.com.
4. Sushi Go!
The premise: This is a fast-paced card game, whereby players try to grab the best combination of sushi dishes as they pass by. Earn points by different combinations food.
The players: Two to five players, age 7 and up.
The price: $9.96 at Walmart.com.
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