New board games you can preorder now

Everyone loves a good game night. You stock up on your favorite snacks and drinks, gather fellow players, and play the night away. But if your collection consists of only Monopoly, Uno, and Jenga, it’s time for an update. There are loads of unique, cool board games out there. Check out these new board games you can preorder now for some of the most immersive and fun games you’ve ever experienced.

New board games you can preorder now
Stellar Kingdoms Card Game Design

Have you looked in your board game cupboard lately and found it . . . lacking? Maybe you’ve been concentrating on building your video game collection. And that’s A-OK with us. Or maybe you’ve just gotten your own place and haven’t had the chance to create a board game collection quite yet. That’s cool too. But board games are a necessary part of a complete home. After all, you’ll need something for your friends and family to play when you’re hosting Thanksgiving or on a rainy afternoon when you’re solo. That’s because most of these new board games are for one or more players. That’s right: you can spend an afternoon playing a fantastic board game on your own.

So if you think you’d like to go beyond the classic Monopoly and Scrabble as you build your board game collection, there are many options out there. And with crowdfunding campaign options, board game creators have more ways than ever to find a market for their unique products. This means you have more game options than ever before.

And we all know we should be playing more board games. In fact, Health Fitness Revolution recently reported that playing board games reduces the risk for mental diseases, lowers blood pressure, boosts your immune system, and decreases stress. For children, it can help with building critical and logical reasoning. That’s a lot of reasons to make time for playing board games. So if you find yourself indoors more these days, check out these new board games you can preorder now.

Don’t Touch My Nuts! Humorous Card Game

Looking for a fun way to spend an evening with friends? Check out Don’t Touch My Nuts! Humorous Card Game. This game about squirrels and nuts will have you giggling all night long as you try to destroy your friends’ nuts. Players are dealt with acorn cards, which are stored safely in their Nut Sack. This game takes about 30–45 minutes for three to six players and is suitable for people eighteen and over.

Frosthaven Dungeon Board Game

If you’ve played Gloomhaven and loved it, the Frosthaven Dungeon Board Game should be the next game on your list. This Gloomhaven sequel is designed in the same style as the original but takes place in the far northern reaches of the world. While it’s a sequel, this game is standalone and gives you 100 scenarios to keep you busy for days.

Frosthaven Dungeon Board Game

Frosthaven Dungeon Board Game on a Black Background

Hel: The Last Saga Viking Board Game

HEL: The Last Saga Viking Board Game takes you back in time and lets you lead a small group of heroes through cold, hunger, and hostile threats. Your goal? Unveil the mysteries surrounding your colony’s disappearance. This beautiful game includes many pieces, such as 111 miniatures, 13 song boxes, 380 tarot cards, and much more. This is a unique game that will keep you playing for hours, if not days.

Hel: The Last Saga Viking Board Game

Hel: The Last Saga Viking Board Game with Game Box

Railroad Ink Challenge Roll and Write Game

Need a quick game to play when you can steal a brief moment? The Railroad Ink Challenge Roll and Write Game is a fast game for one to four players. Just grab a board and a dry-erase marker to draw routes and connect exits based on the dice you roll. Add railways, highways, and stations to collect points. You’ll be penalized for open connections, so plan carefully! It’s a fantastic puzzle to solve and almost therapeutic to play.

Railroad Ink Challenge Roll and Write Game

Railroad Ink Challenge Roll and Write Game on a White Background

Stellar Kingdoms: Original Sci-Fi Playing Cards

Love playing cards and Sci-Fi? Then Stellar Kingdoms Original Sci-Fi Playing Cards is a great deck of cards for you. This creative reimagining of ordinary playing cards immerses you in the Age of Discovery with heroes and villains. You’ll find suits in the original Sci-Fi setting. And stylish designs with vivid characters will put a new spin on your card games from now on.

Stellar Kingdoms Playing Cards

Stellar Kingdoms Playing Cards on a Gray Background

Zer0 Inbox Corporate Parody Challenge

Zer0 Inbox Corporate Parody Challenge is an all-too-realistic but fun game about office annoyances. The object is to screw over your coworkers by clearing out your inbox first. It’s a hilarious game of deception and strategy as you act out your microaggressions in a consequence-free board game environment. Clear out your email inbox first by any means possible and win the game.

Zer0 Inbox Corporate Parody Challenge

Zer0 Inbox Corporate Parody Challenge on a white background

Tainted Grail: The Fall of Avalon Survival Board Game

The Tainted Grail: The Fall of Avalon Survival Board Game offers an immersive co-op/solo experience for one to four players. With over 1,000 pieces of unique, stylish art, it has you embark on an adventure set in a dark reimagination of the Arthurian legends.

Tainted Grail The Fall of Avalon Survival Board Game

Tainted Grail The Fall of Avalon Survival Board Game Box Contents

The 7th Continent Adventure Game

Play a game where you are the hero with The 7th Continent Adventure Game. This trial of adventure and survival gets its inspiration from those adventure books where you are the hero. This expansion pack offers two new curses with unique gameplay elements. It’s for one to four players, so you could even play this game on your own.

The 7th Continent Adventure Game

The 7th Continent Adventure Game and Game Box

AdapTableTop Modular Board Game System

And since you’re board gaming, you’ll need the right tabletop accessories. The AdapTableTop Modular Board Game System with adaptable levels suits any game or table. Because sometimes you just don’t have room for all your game pieces and your snacks or writing materials. This accessory solves that problem by taking your game—quite literally—to new heights.

AdapTableTop Modular Board Game System

AdapTableTop Modular Board Game System on a Game Table

These new board games you can order now are a great, healthy way to pass the time. Unique and a blast to play, these games will make your game nights more fun. In fact, your friends and family might insist it becomes a regular thing. What are some of your favorite board games? Let us know in the comments below!

Lauren has been writing and editing since 2008. She loves working with text and helping writers find their voice. When she's not typing away at her computer, she cooks and travels with her husband and two daughters.
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