Updated November 16, 2018: New entries added


Most of us will have fond memories of playing boardgames with our families. However, I dare say most of us haven't really scratched the surface of what boardgames truly have to offer.

There are countless physical boardgames that are far richer, deeper, more strategic, and just plain more interesting than another round of Monopoly.

Fortunately, the advent of smartphones and tablets has led to a second life for many of these boardgames in streamlined digital form - and a fresh chance for everyone to check them out.

We've tried to steer wide of pure card games, as a general rule. We reckon these deserve their own list, though one or two hybrids have sneaked in.