Trending Board Games

Your friends say that you really love board games, your collection numbers in the hundreds and no longer fits in “the closet”, you visit board game conventions (perhaps more than once a year), and you have at least one piece of clothing that proclaims your love of all things tabletop. Let’s face it…you’ve got the itch, and the only thing that can scratch it is more board games.

Welcome to the Meeple Mountain Trending Board Games page, your hub for the most popular board games: talked-about, debated, and loved. We’ve curated a list that showcases the hottest board games captivating the tabletop gaming world (retrieved from the BoardGameGeek Hotness list), interwoven with the exceptional content you know and love from Meeple Mountain. While we may not have covered every board game on this prestigious list yet, our commitment to staying current and relevant ensures that we consistently earn your trust and visits.

Lords of Ragnarok

Lead an asymmetric army as a hero from Norse mythology with a unique sci-fi twist.


Trigger cascading combos and compete to reunite the land under El Cascadero’s rule.

Dragon Eclipse

Manage your cards and energy to brave your way through this fantastical realm.


Players focus on evacuating population and infrastructure to a new planet.

The Castles of Burgundy: Special Edition

Plan, trade, and build your Burgundian estate to prosperity and prominence.

Life of the Amazonia

Build your very own thriving jungle by discovering various wild animals.


Hunters cooperate to track and take down ancient Beasts threatening their settlements

Heat: Pedal to the Metal

Manage your race car's speed to keep from overheating.


Become the leader of the industrial revolution in an alternative timeline.


Confront bandits, sail rivers, trade goods and more in this spinoff to Cascadero.

Age of Innovation

Terraform the world to expand your faction and create innovations on the way.


Manage the countless possibilities of evolving your civilization.

The White Castle

Become the most influential clan in Japan's Himeji stronghold.

Food Chain Magnate

Strategically hire and manage your workforce to outcompete rival fast food chains.


Civilizations compete over thousands of years to crown the winner.

Dune: Imperium

Influence, intrigue, and combat in the universe of Dune.


Claim your fame as the dominant merchant in the Meiji period of Yokohama.

Kutná Hora: The City of Silver

Smelt precious silver, develop a medieval city, build a beautiful gothic cathedral.

The Witcher: Old World

Explore the Continent, upgrade your skills, and fight monsters/witchers for trophies.

Brass: Birmingham

Build networks, grow industries, and navigate the world of the Industrial Revolution.


Hyper-intelligent bees take to outer space to build, explore, and grow.

Hegemony: Lead Your Class to Victory

Simulate a whole contemporary nation in this asymmetric, politico-economic euro-game.

Oathsworn: Into the Deepwood

Fight for humanity's survival against unnatural horrors and the Deepwood itself.

Planta Nubo

Players create their own gardens in the sky to harvest oxygen in a Solar Punk world.


Venture to the dangerous north in this tile-exploration sequel to Scythe.


Revive civilization, 5000 years after the fall of humankind.

Molly House

Create joy in a queer community in 1720s London.

Creature Caravan

Caravans of fantasy creatures travel through a dangerous land.

Lost Ruins of Arnak

Explore an island to find resources and discover the lost ruins of Arnak.


Strategically grow your ecosystem card engine with unique flora, fauna, and terrains.

Fit to Print

Race to arrange the perfect front page of a woodland newspaper!


Take on the role of builders in 19th-century Barcelona working on the new district.

A Study in Emerald

Compete in hidden teams to either remove, or protect, the Cthulhu hegemony .

Terraforming Mars: The Dice Game

Compete with rival CEOs to make Mars habitable and build your corporate empire.

Arkham Horror: The Card Game

Investigate the horrors of Arkham while courting cosmic doom.


Viking themed game with a dice action track.


Gather resources to develop a harmonious village of woodland critters and structures.

Battle Card: Market Garden

Lead the Allies to victory over the Germans in this Market Garden Postcard wargame.

Terraforming Mars: Prelude 2

New twists await your terraforming efforts.

Too Many Bones

Toss gobs of unique dice in an epic adventure en route to a final boss showdown.

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