Indoors games can become “all work and less play”, revolving around food routines, home routines, doing dishes, working, and sleeping. Yes, we get it, you miss bonding with other people and friends outside the home space. You may miss playing that game of badminton or golf. But there is more you can do at home – choose from this list of fun board games and enjoy at the house with your family and friends. Kill the boredom and have a fun-filled lockdown!
Here are top 10 board games you must have play during lockdown :
10. Cards Against Humanity
Cards Against Humanity is advertised as a ‘a party game for horrible people. This game is not for children. You should definitely pull this game out during a house party, in order to have some wacky fun. This game is perfect for impressing your crush with your amazing wit. This is one of the best indoor board games you have to try this game. It is the first edition and contains the original cards.
If you want to try out a new variation of Chess, then Othello is the game for you! The board game is named after Shakespeare’s play and, rather like it, is relies on using strategic planning to ensure victory. Once you get the hang of the rules, you can participate in longer games that are more challenging and more fun. As such, Othello is definitely one of the best strategy board games of all time.
MRP: Rs. 502
8. Scotland Yard
Scotland yard is pretty thrilling (and may even help you relive some Sherlock mysteries- albeit in a different way). It is perfect for a round or two with friends, and now that everyone is way older, you can also add some Scottish whisky while playing it!
7. Sorry Game
This is a classic board game which is loved by kids. This game is for kids above the age of 4 and teaches them counting and sportsmanship as well. If Want a sweet revenge from your fellow-players? If yes, pick up Sorry! Every player gets four pawns and moves around the board with the help of cards. You can plot, plan and race against your opponents to reach your home base first.
6. Snakes and Ladders
This board game has been part of families since generations. Children learn to count with this easy board game and their numeracy gets enhanced at the earliest by using the dice. The best thing about this board game is that children below the age of 6 can play it.
MRP: Rs. 125
Catan makes sure that you learn essential life skills! It follows settlers in a new territory, as they come across an island after a long voyage. Your aim is to gain land, and build colonies- by bartering, trading, and strategic planning. Expand strategically and you’ll win the 10 points required to be a victor! As such, Catan is a worthy investment, though the price of the game may have you asking “that much for a boarding game?”
MRP: Rs. 2,698
Scrabble is one of the best board games of all the time, and while word games on smartphones have become really famous. If you are looking for some good, classic fun, you should definitely play this game.
MRP: Rs. 557
The smell of powder and sound of the striker gliding across the board, the need to have that one perfect shot – yes we’re talking about the endless summer afternoons we’ve spent playing carrom. We play Carrom from our childhood and still it is intensely competitive as it was when we were younger. This is the best game you can try this during the quarantine.
MRP: Rs. 1.599
Monopoly is the game of buying property.This game requires risk and and little bit luck, as players buy and trade properties and try to not get thrown in jail. If you have the funds, players are allowed to buy available properties. You can then make income during the game by charging the other players rent if they land on any of the spaces that you own. In order to win this game you have to bankrupt your opponents. The ideas is to buy property in this game that you have to create a monopoly and eventually the other players won’t be able to afford to pay your rent anymore.
MRP: Rs. 1812
Ludo is a best game for night with friends. Even two players can entertain themselves with this simple version of the Indian game Pachisi. If you do not have a board game so not take stress you can download the Ludo game app on your phone from play store and invite your friends to play.