The Most Popular Board Games According To Research

Board games make excellent holiday gifts because they usually have a long play life and can be enjoyed by kids and parents alike.

With so many options to choose from, the question is, which game should you pick? A new survey reveals the most popular board games across the country to try for your next family game night.

The Most Popular Board Games in America

According to the data, popular board games varied widely from state to state, with many classics and a few newer games appearing.

 Including Pictionary, Monopoly, Clue, Battleship, Codenames, Hungry, Hungry Hippos, Apples to Apples, Scrabble, Chutes & Ladders, and Settlers of Catan.

A handful came up in the highest rankings again and again, however. The top games across the country included Dungeons & Dragons, Chess, Backgammon, and Codenames.

Family Feud

Much like the popular TV show, Family Feud is a fun way to get the whole family to work together and see what creative answers they come up with.

Another fun one for older kids and grown-ups that asks players to come up with five answers for a specific topic, like five vegetables that start with “A,” in a short amount of time.

Name 5