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Top Family Games For Holiday 2016

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At our house we are all about board games so naturally I would devote an entire holiday gift guide category to the top family games. We love to do family game nights because it’s the perfect way to spend time together and just have fun. Hosting game nights with our friends is also a lot of fun because it’s a great opportunity to just kick back and have a good time. Without further ado here’s my list…

Top Family Games For Holiday 2016

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Scattergories Categories from Winning Moves Games

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A favorite game among my roommates in college was Scattergories. We would spend hours and hours playing it to wind down after a long day in classes. With Scattergories Categories you think fast and have fun. Taking your mind off of other things that might be stressors in your life. That’s another positive for game night.

Ages: 12 and up

Players: 2 to 4

Price: $21.95

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Sophie’s Seashell Scramble from Educational Insights

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Sophie’s Seashell Scramble is fun and educational in one. Plus it’s just such an adorable game! Kids learn all about matching but collecting pair of seashells. Have a game night with your little ones. They will remember it for years to come.

Ages: 3-6

Players: 2-4

Price: $21.99

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Classic Upwords from Winning Moves Games

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The 80’s are back with Classic Upwords. Here’s a game that a family with older children can enjoy. This 3-dimensional game is designed for ages 10+ and priced at $20.95. For my husband and I it’s the perfect game for playing with my parents because like us they too remember the classic!

Ages: 10 and up

Players: 2-4

Price: $20.95

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Color Cubed Strategy Game from Learning Resources

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This game is perfect for the entire family and travels so easily. It’s a great way for kids to learn strategy and connecting in pairs. Definitely educational gift giving for the holidays. Color Cubed is fun for all and a really great value!

Ages: 5 and up

Players: 2-6

Price: $12.99

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Tapple 10 from USAopoly

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Multiple games in one! Tapple 10 has earned many awards and there’s a reason. It’s so much fun to play and challenging at the same time. Definitely a game that makes you think fast to come up with the answers to questions before time runs out.

Ages: 8 and up

Players: 1 or more

Price: $9.95

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Retro Candy Land and Retro Chutes and Ladders

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As a child these were my favorite games. Okay I still love to play ’em. My mom would play these classics with me all the time. I love that I can now share it with my own children. And the retro versions? So awesome.

Ages: 3 and up

Players: 2 to 4

Price: $19.99 (But right now board games at Target are buy 2, get 1 FREE!)

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Electronic The Game of Life

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The Game of Life was THE game to play at slumber parties when I was a kid. Now it’s electronic, too! That’s a win for the holidays.

Ages: 8 and up

Players: 2 to 4

Price: $39.99 BUT right now it’s only $19.99 HERE.

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I hope you found this list of the top family games to be helpful for your holiday shopping.

Seriously something for everyone in the game department!

Stay tuned for more holiday gift guides…

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