Game night is a great way to come together, interact and bond with family. A problem that may arise is your current go to games could become stale due to overplay. If you’re on the look out for a new family board game on a budget look no further! Below are a handful of great games for all ages, each for under $25.
Hanabi is a co-operative deduction card game. Players work together to create the most spectacular fireworks show by playing specific cards in the correct order. The twist is players cannot see their own cards, only the cards of the other players. Each game last about 20 minutes and the MSRP is $11.
Bang! is a wild west themed card game where players participate in a good old fashioned shoot-out. Players are randomly assigned one of four available character type cards which determines their abilities and establishes their win condition. The four character types are Sheriff, Deputy, Outlaw and Renegade; all roles except the Sheriff’s are secret.
Wits and Wagers Family is a trivia party game. First, everyone writes down a guess to a fun question like “How many people have walked on the moon?” Then players try to score points by choosing which guess is closest to the right answer. With simpler rules and all new family-friendly questions, the Family Edition is the game that kids and parents actually enjoy playing together!
4.) Forbidden Island
Forbidden Island is a co-operative adventuring and survival board game. Players are a team of fearless adventurers on a do-or-die mission to capture four sacred treasures from the ruins of a perilous paradise. Players have to work together and make some pulse-pounding maneuvers, as the island will sink beneath every step! Race to collect the treasures and make a triumphant escape before you are swallowed into the watery abyss!
5.) Zombie Dice
Zombie Dice is a quick dice game for any zombie fan (or the whole zombie family). The 13 custom dice are your victims. Push your luck to eat their brains, but stop before the shotgun blasts end your turn! Fast to learn, games are 15 minutes or less to play.