Category - Casual Board Games

For some of us, board gaming is life: enjoyable, fun, intellectually stimulating, and a great way to pass the time. But some people don’t see it that way…playing games is silly, or a chore, or just plain boring. If you’re trying to get a game going with someone like that, then the games on this list are a great way to get them engaged and enjoying themselves.

Casual games are are easy to set up, have simple rules, and don’t take too long to play. You never know…that person who doesn’t enjoy games now might end up being your best playing partner…if you can just get them interested in the right games!

Nantucket Review – Nathaniel Levan

In today’s 2-player spotlight, we talk about Nantucket. Inspired by its bigger sibling, New Bedford, this tiny microgame about town building and whaling packs a lot of punch! Read our review to find out more!

Family Showdown Review – The Holderness Family

Lock up your phones! Bring your family and friends together in healthy fun through movement, song and creative play. Family Showdown is a throwback to classic board games of old. Read our review to find out more.

No Thanks Review – Yes Please!

Let me introduce you to a game that will make you forget you ever heard the name Uno. No Thanks is fast, fun, and clever. Say "Yes Please", to No Thanks.