The best board games to gift this holiday season | Engadget

Well, the game utilizes similar mechanics found in Pandemic, a much beloved board game about eradicating the world of diseases. In this game, players are racing against each other to earn merit badges in different categories such as adventure, arts and crafts, cooking, friendship, outdoors, games and water sports. In this game, players have to work together to defeat descending aliens plus the UFO mothership before their health runs out. If you know someone who loved it when it came out, they might be interested in this card and dice version of the same game. Board games are a great gift for anyone who wants to spend time with friends and family without staring at the TV. In this cooperative game, you and up to three friends play the part of Captain Sofi Odessa and her crew, who find themselves lost in the Wandering Sea. The art in this game is beautiful, featuring 11 national park illustrations from the Fifty-Nine Park Print series.
Board games are a great gift for anyone who wants to spend time with friends and family without staring at the TV. Theyre interactive, fun, and you get to tell everyone to put away their phones and t… [+6804 chars]