5 Relaxing Board Games to Play with your Family
by Serban, Quartermaster @ The Guild Hall
November 7, 2020
Family time isn’t always an easy thing. Especially now, during times of crisis, differences in opinion regarding all sorts of things can lead to conflict. If instead, you’d like just to enjoy a light game night, we’ve got a great selection of relaxing board games. These are all family-friendly and great gateway games for total newbies. and if you want similar games you can check out other relaxing board game selections here and here. We also recommend this article from Clujlife, with a nice selection of games you can play with friends and family on the weekends. But now scroll down to view our picks for a relaxing board game night.
Let’s start hot! Cottage Garden is one of the best puzzle games out there. As intimidating as it looks at first, it’s just wonderful. Turn by turn, you’ll try to plant as much as possible and avoid having empty patches. It’s casual, thought-provoking and beautifully-designed.
Dust in the Wings
Best Treehouse Ever: Forest of Fun
Yes, you read it right, this game doesn’t say where it welcomes you to exactly, but that’s because this one is a roll & write game. That means there’s a heavy element of luck. But it is precisely that element that makes it relaxing. You’ll try and build a city in 1950s America, using bingo-like gameplay.
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reetings again, fellow wanderer! Do you feel like this scorching weather’s a good time to stay inside and play some wargames? Well, let me tell you all about how you can start your journey in Middle-Earth. Oh, it’s much simpler than at first glance, so you don’t need to sell your soul to Sauron. Well, at least not for this game…
MESBG (Middle-Earth Strategy Battle Game) is a miniatures wargame designed by Games Workshop which puts you in the middle of the greatest moments in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, right alongside all the iconic heroes and villains.
Worry not! Here is how to survive a Catan night, and even win a couple of games.