Grab classic board games and modern tabletop hits for up to half price in Amazon’s board game and trading card game sale running today.
A number of board games and card games are discounted as part of today’s Deals of the Day, spanning award-winning family games, party games, classics and escape room games.
The games on sale include a number of party games from the makers of the immensely popular Exploding Kittens, with dodgeball-food-fight game Throw Throw Burrito and monster-making card game Bears vs. Babies both down to $20 - a drop of 20% and 33% respectively - while On a Scale of One to T-Rex and You’ve Got Crabs have both been reduced to $16.
If roleplaying is more your style, the Dungeons & Dragons 5E crossover with Rick and Morty is 39% off at $18.35. Designed to teach newcomers how to play D&D 5E, the starter set features an adventure supposedly written by Rick from the animated series that takes beginner players up to third level.
Elsewhere, Kingdomino - winner of the prestigious Spiel des Jahres ‘Game of the Year’ award in 2017 - is on sale, reduced to $14 from $20. Its expansion, Age of Giants, is also on sale at under $16, while two-player spin-off game Kingdomino Duel is under $10.
Forbidden Island and its sequel Forbidden Desert, the family-friendly co-op games designed by Pandemic creator Matt Leacock, are both on sale. You can currently grab Island for $15, while Desert is 30% off at $17.55.
While there are plenty of recent board game hits in the mix, there are some stone-cold classics, too. An updated edition of head-to-head strategy game Stratego is almost half price at $16.69 from $30, while its four-player counterpart Stratego Conquest sees an even bigger drop from $50 to under $17 and Stratego Waterloo is nearly half price at $31. They’re joined by modern classics Puerto Rico, the deluxe edition of which can currently be had for $35, and The Castles of Burgundy, on sale for $42.41.
There are a number of escape room board games included in the tabletop deals. Exit: The Game entries The House of Riddles, The Catacombs of Horror, Theft on the Mississippi are are all up to 28% off. They’re joined by Escape Tales: The Awakening, down to $19.43 from $30, and Escape the Room: Stargazer's Manor, which can be picked up for $17. Finally, there’s the MacGyver escape room game, 20% off at $17.
Other picks from Amazon’s board game sale include:
- Photosynthesis for $27 (40% off)
- Boss Monster for $14.34 (43% off)
- All four of Magic: The Gathering’s 2019 Commander decks for $79.99 (30% off)
- Blue Lagoon for $17.19(48% off)
- Giant Killer Robots: Heavy Hitters for $66.35(24% off)
- Race for the Galaxy board game New Frontiers for $45.89 (20% off)
- Crusader Kings - the board game based on the PC strategy game - for $56.97 (40% off)
- Santorini for $21.22 (29% off)
Head on over to Amazon US’s board game and trading card sale to see what else is on offer. The deals are only available today, July 28th.