Best Board Game Games on Steam

Steam currently has 2,454 Board Game games available to download and play. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Board Game game rankings were last updated on 5/24/2024.

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1. Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes

Find yourself trapped alone in a room with a ticking time bomb. Your friends have the manual to defuse it, but they can't see the bomb, so you're going to have to talk it out – fast!

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Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes holds the #1 spot for "best Board Game game on Steam" with a Player Score of 95. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 13,526 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 13,233 positive reviews and 293 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $14.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 10/8/2015
Developer Steel Crate Games
Publisher Steel Crate Games
Steam App Id 341800

2. Tabletop Simulator

Tabletop Simulator is the only simulator where you can let your aggression out by flipping the table! There are no rules to follow: just you, a physics sandbox, and your friends. Make your own online board games or play the thousands of community created mods. Unlimited gaming possibilities!

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Tabletop Simulator has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 61,959 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 59,591 positive reviews and 2,368 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is not possible to play or run Tabletop Simulator on the Steam Deck.

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 6/5/2015
Developer Berserk Games
Publisher Berserk Games
Steam App Id 286160

3. Dorfromantik

Dorfromantik is a peaceful building strategy and puzzle game where you create a beautiful and ever-growing village landscape by placing tiles. Explore a variety of colorful biomes, discover and unlock new tiles and complete quests to fill your world with life!

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Dorfromantik has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 25,721 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 24,853 positive reviews and 868 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $13.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $13.99
Release Date 4/28/2022
Developer Toukana Interactive
Publisher Toukana Interactive
Steam App Id 1455840

4. 5D Chess With Multiverse Time Travel

It's the first ever chess variant with spatial, temporal, and parallel dimensions. It's 5D Chess With Multiverse Time Travel! Move pieces back in time to create branching timelines. Send a rook to a parallel dimension. Protect your kings in the present and in the past!

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5D Chess With Multiverse Time Travel has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 7,161 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 6,940 positive reviews and 221 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $11.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play 5D Chess With Multiverse Time Travel on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $11.99
Release Date 7/22/2020
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Steam App Id 1349230

5. The Jackbox Party Pack 3

The threequel to the party game phenomenon features the deadly quiz show Trivia Murder Party, the say-anything sequel Quiplash 2, the surprising survey game Guesspionage, the t-shirt slugfest Tee K.O., and the sneaky trickster game Fakin’ It.

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The Jackbox Party Pack 3 has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 5,832 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 5,661 positive reviews and 171 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $24.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $24.99
Release Date 10/17/2016
Franchise Official Jackbox Games
Developer Jackbox Games, Inc.
Publisher Jackbox Games, Inc.
Steam App Id 434170

6. The Jackbox Party Pack 7

Five new games: the hit threequel Quiplash 3, the collaborative chaos of The Devils and the Details, the fierce drawing game Champ’d Up, the speech game Talking Points and the guessing game Blather 'Round. Use phones or tablets as controllers and play with up to 8 players, and an audience of 10,000!

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The Jackbox Party Pack 7 has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 4,320 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 4,179 positive reviews and 141 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $29.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 10/14/2020
Franchise Official Jackbox Games
Developer Jackbox Games, Inc.
Publisher Jackbox Games, Inc.
Steam App Id 1211630

7. The Test: Secrets of the Soul

You will answer a series of questions that will reveal things from deep within. Some will be uncomfortable, but with great knowledge comes great sacrifice. Can you make it all the way through The Test, and are you SURE you want the answers you seek? For it is time to unlock "Secrets of the Soul..."

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The Test: Secrets of the Soul has achieved a Player Score of 92, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 1,172 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 1,147 positive reviews and 25 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Release Date 2/20/2023
Developer Randumb Studios
Publisher Randumb Studios
Steam App Id 2231890

8. Wingspan

Wingspan is a relaxing, award-winning strategy card game about birds for 1 to 5 players. Each bird you play extends a chain of powerful combinations in one of your three habitats. Your goal is to discover and attract the best birds to your network of wildlife preserves.

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Wingspan has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 8,789 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 8,291 positive reviews and 498 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 9/17/2020
Franchise Monster Couch
Developer Monster Couch
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Steam App Id 1054490

9. Card Survival: Tropical Island

Card Survival is a card-based survival experience. Stranded on a desert island you must use your wits and skills to stay alive. Use cards and combine them together to explore, gather resources and craft useful tools.

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Card Survival: Tropical Island has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 2,109 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2,023 positive reviews and 86 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $24.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Card Survival: Tropical Island on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $24.99
Release Date 9/16/2022
Developer WinterSpring Games
Publisher WinterSpring Games
Steam App Id 1694420

10. The Jackbox Party Pack 6

It’s the wildest Party Pack yet, with the absurd deathmatch Trivia Murder Party 2, the weird word circus Dictionarium, the hidden identity game Push The Button, the comedy contest Joke Boat and the offbeat personality test Role Models.

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The Jackbox Party Pack 6 has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Board Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 2,767 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2,637 positive reviews and 130 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $29.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 10/17/2019
Franchise Official Jackbox Games
Developer Jackbox Games, Inc.
Publisher Jackbox Games, Inc.
Steam App Id 1005300

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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). 5D Chess With Multiverse Time Travel on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). The Jackbox Party Pack 3 on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). The Jackbox Party Pack 7 on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, April 1). The Test: Secrets of the Soul on Steam. Steam Store.
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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 25). Card Survival: Tropical Island on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). The Jackbox Party Pack 6 on Steam. Steam Store.

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