My family LOVES games. My kids are very competitive in all they do. Chores, sports, homework, literally everything. When we sit down and enjoy a Family Game Night it’s almost like the claws come out.
They have to have their “winning” pieces that “they always use” otherwise it’s just ruined and they are destined for doom. I get a kick out of watching them get so close to the finish and either drawing a card or rolling a number that sends them back a few spaces. I think they are convinced I have tricks up my sleeve to make it that way.
All in all, we love a good challenge. As my kiddos are growing up the games we play are getting more difficult. Games are a great way to get their minds growing and away from a screen and electronics. We always get new games around the holidays as a family gift.
I’d love for you to shop my Family Game Night Gift Guide. These are some of our favorites and a few that are on our list to get yet.
Family Game Night Gift Guide
Players wear a mouthguard and speak out phrases while teammates guess what they are saying. Includes family safe phrases for all-ages fun.
This classic game takes skill, strategy, and luck. Challenge your family or your friends.
Classic Connect 4 game is disc dropping fun for all ages. Can you get 4 in a row?
Exploding Kittens is a card game for people who are into kittens and explosions and laser beams and sometimes goats and in general, loads of fun for family game night!
Take turns rolling the die and fishing for the colorful sea creatures using the fishing rod. But, you need to watch out – When the Shark will Bite?
Can you solve the mystery? This classic guessing game keeps players giggling as they attempt to guess who it might be!
Who Can Put the Most Pieces on the board? Beware of being blocked at any time and having your plans foiled!
This new version of Simon Says the Simon game that’s a wearable headset. It’s a cool, contemporary approach to a classic game. Play it alone or with a friend!
Do you remember playing the Mouse Trap game when you were a child? Introduce your kids to classic Mouse Trap game and relive old glories as you watch them scurry to the finish!
Despicable Me 3 Edition Operation
In this fun twist on a classic, you will use tweezers to collect Funatomy pieces and help Dave recover, but careful to avoid the buzz.
This fast-thinking game has so many categories it will leave you scatterbrained on family game night.
This is high stakes and high-intensity game. Do you have what it takes to stack the stix high?
This fast trading game is perfect for younger players! Filled with fun properties like the pet shop, this is the perfect way to introduce the game to younger players!
Tap out the blocks one by one, but watch out for Phillip the Penguin if you hope to win!
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Players compete in this classic game of race around the board from base to home. Be the first player to move your marbles around the board and reach home and see how much aggravation you can cause.
Who committed the murder in the mansion? Can you figure it out with the clues provided?
This fast-paced game is like charades with cards. It is so much fun for groups to compete in this word guessing game.
Doggie Doo Game
Feed your cute doggie, and squeeze the leash until…plop! This game models responsibility in a fun albeit gross way.
This classic game makes counting and learning a cheery event! Who will be the first to fill their bucket with cherries?
A twist on the classic battleship game: This Amazon exclusive battleship game features airplanes in addition to Ships for awesome strategic gameplay and epic battles!
Featuring word play, sketching, sleuthing, acting, and more for awesome team play! This game gives everyone a chance to show off their skills on family game night!
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This nostalgic tabletop game has been delighting players for decades. Chances are you won’t be sorry to add it to your collection.
Test your flexibility and balance while laughing and contouring around each other!
This classic board game has one awesome adaption worth mentioning; you can now adopt pets which makes the game of life even better!
Classic board games like Monopoly will never go out of style! This is always a fun way to spend a night with the family!
Dice games are cool because they are so simple. Give your kids a blast from the past with this classic!
Perfect for kids and adults, everyone can use a vocabulary lesson with a game of Scrabble!
Candy Land Kingdom Of Sweet Adventures Board Game
Candy Land is a classic game that almost everyone has a sweet memory of playing. Your kids will love it as a first game!
Pictionary Board Game
This classic game now features a dry erase board and markers for a long-lasting game. Love that it has a dose of pop culture in the mix!
This game requires quick guessing with a healthy dose of laughter. The whole family will like this one!
Hungry Hungry Hippos
I have fond memories of this game from my own childhood and I know your kids will too!
What are your favorite snacks to make for your family game nights?