When you think of family games you might think of classics like Monopoly, Clue, Guess Who. But I have some of the best family board games to buy for 2017! You might find a few fun games to add to your collection and create really fun moments for your family. Whether you buy these board games just for fun or use to give as gifts, your family will thank you!
5 Second Rule| This is a game that makes you think on your feet. You pick a card, read the topic and then start the timer. You have just 5 seconds to name 3 things that fit into the topic. It can be a lot harder than you think. Kids and adults have fun playing this fast-paced game.
Trivial Pursuit Family Edition| This is great for families and adults who love trivia questions. You will find 1,200 questions for you to answer to win the game. Lots of fun to be had with this one.
Charades for Kids| If you have younger kids, they might enjoy this Charades for kids. They simply act out what they see on the card and let their teammates try to guess correctly.
Hot Potato Game| Don’t be caught with the hot potato at the end! Pass the potato around as fast as you can, and try not to be holding it when the music stops.
Yeti in My Spaghetti| Try not to be the one that drops the Yeti, or you lose. Place noodles across the top of the bowl and then set the Yeti on top. Each person takes their turn removing noodles one by one, and the goal is not to have the Yeti drop during your turn.
Watch Ya’ Mouth Family Edition| Put the mouth guard piece in your mouth and see if your team can successfully guess what you are saying. This is a family version that is truly a tear raising game!
Jenga| It is a classic game but boy is it a ton of fun. Simply remove a block and place on top of the tower without knocking your tower over.
Apples to Apples| Let your kid expand their vocabulary in this fun fast-paced game. They will have a blast making comparisons and working quick on their feet thinking what fits the other person card.
Blokus| This is a strategy game that really makes you think on each move you make. This game really encourages creative thinking!
Skippity| You have a board that is full of colorful skippers. The goal is to collect the most sets by simply skipping over the colors you need while still working to block your opponents.
What are some family board games your family loves to play?