Here are the 10 Best Board Game Apps For Android & iOS.
10 Best Board Game Apps For Android & iOS
1. Twilight Struggle
The #1 rated strategy board game comes to Android! “Now the trumpet summons us again, not as a call to bear arms, though arms we need; not as a call to battle, though embattled we are – but a call to bear the burden of a long twilight struggle…” – President John F. Kennedy HISTORY IN THE MAKING Twilight Struggle puts the player at the center of the Cold War, the political and economic struggle between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R that spanned 5 decades from the 1950’s to the 1990’s. Designed by award winning creators Ananda Gupta and Jason Matthews, players control one of the two modern superpowers, as they work to spread their dominance throughout the world via political influence and coup attempts. But if either side triggers nuclear war, it’s game over! CARD BASED EVENTS The event cards in the game are based on actual historical events from the Cold War era. Through the playing of these events, players exert their superpower’s influence as they attempt to gain allies and regional control of the globe. From the early days of De-Stalinization, to the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Vietnam War and beyond, players are immersed in the actual events of the struggle between these two nations to be the dominant superpower in the world! IMMERSIVE STRATEGY Hone your skill and strategy as a world leader against an A.I. opponent, and then take your game global with matches against other players via asynchronous online game play. FEATURES •A.I. Opponent •In-game Tutorial •Pass-and-Play Multiplayer •Asynchronous or Real-time Online Play •Invite Playdek Friends •Online Profile and Stats •Customized Online Game Clock •Player Rating System “As a strategy game, Twilight Struggle is a revelation.” – PC Gamer “…every strategy gamer should play Twilight Struggle without fail: it’s just that good.” – Pocket Tactics AWARDS 2012 Ludoteca Ideale Winner 2011 Lucca Games Best Boardgame for Experts 2006 International Gamers Awards – Historical Simulation 2006 International Gamers Awards – General Strategy; Two-players 2006 Golden Geek Best Wargame Winner 2006 Golden Geek Best 2-Player Board Game Winner 2005 James F. Dunnigan Award Winner 2005 Charles S. Roberts Best Modern Era Boardgame Winner *AN INTERNET CONNECTION AND PLAYDEK ACCOUNT ARE REQUIRED FOR ONLINE PLAY.* Per our Terms of Service, you must be 13 years old or older to use the Playdek online games service. To find more information about Asmodee Digital, please go to http://www.asmodee-digital.com Having an issue? Looking for support? Please contact us: https://asmodee.helpshift.com/a/twilight-struggle You can follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and You Tube! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/asmodeedigital/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asmodeedigital Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/asmodeedigital/ You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/asmodeedigital
2. Galaxy Trucker
Galaxy Trucker Wanted! The award-winning adaptation of Vlaada Chvátil’s award-winning board game. Build space ships, dodge meteors, and fight off bad guys, all in a quest to be the trucker with the most cosmic credits at the end of the game. “This is one hell of a good game” – Pocket Tactics, rated 5/5 “They hit it out of the park” – BoardGameGeek, rated 5/5 “Hands-down the best adaptation of a board game to the digital format yet seen” – Pocket Gamer Features: ● Official adaptation of a space-faring classic ● Family-friendly gameplay accessible to all ages ● Build your own spaceship from different tiles ● Local multiplayer on the same device ● Compete online and play multiple games at the same time ● Go frantic in real-time mode, or slow things down in turn-based mode ● A campaign, special ship parts and more exclusive to this digital version! Can you build a space ship from sewer pipes? Are you willing to face meteors, pirates, and smugglers? Can you fly a five-engine ship after four engines have been destroyed? Then you are our kind of trucker! We offer good pay, a xenologically diverse crew, and a dynamic work environment. Bonuses paid for prompt delivery. Sign up to be a galaxy trucker today! Vlaada Chvátil returns to his computer-gaming roots after creating many successful board games including Mage Knight, Through the Ages, Dungeon Lords, Space Alert, and Galaxy Trucker. Visit us at: czechgames.com galaxytrucker.com On Facebook: facebook.com/CzechGames On Twitter: twitter.com/czechgames, twitter.com/GTruckerapp Questions, comments, enthusiastic cheers?
3. Talisman: Horus Heresy
“This reimagining of the classic Talisman gameplay in the Warhammer 40k universe is one of the most gorgeous digital board games I have ever seen.” – Brad Cummings, Boardgamegeek.com Talisman: The Horus Heresy is a digital board game based on the Talisman rule system and set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, during the cataclysmic events of the Horus Heresy. Up to four players will be able to take control of one or more of the galaxy’s greatest heroes or most notorious villains. Taking the side of either traitor or loyalist, these Warlords will form vast companies of Space Marines, battalions of tanks and battlefleets of Spacecraft. They are the most powerful beings in the Galaxy and their followers are legion. The new combative team play will appeal to fans of Talisman and the Horus Heresy alike. It’s a unique adaptation of Talisman that has been tailored specifically for digital platforms. In Talisman: The Horus Heresy the player’s experience of Talisman is scaled up exponentially, exploring not a kingdom but a whole galaxy in the 31st Millennium. No longer will you be fighting for the Crown of Command, but for the very future of humanity… – Command one of the eighteen Space Marine Legions that fought during the Horus Heresy – Play as one of eight of the galaxy’s greatest heroes or most notorious villains such as Roboute Guilliman or Angron – Multiplayer for up to 4 players – Challenge or team-up with your friends locally and online – Play against AI opponents
4. Card Crawl
Card Crawl is a solitaire-style dungeon crawler game played with a modified deck of standard cards. Clear the dungeon of 54 cards by using item-cards, slaying monsters and managing your limited inventory. On each run, you can use five ability-cards (mini deck building) to gain unique skills. By collecting gold, you can unlock 35 more ability-cards to access new tactics and even higher scores. Card Crawl’s four single-player game modes are enhanced by Google Play to let players compare their scores and the associated decks. A typical game lasts two or three minutes and is a perfect “one more game” experience while waiting in line or commuting. FEATURES • Solitaire-style gameplay • Four game modes (normal, constructed, daily & delve) • Dungeon deck editor for building and sharing custom dungeon decks • 35 unlockable ability-cards • Mini deck building • Google Play integration – To compare high scores and decks – To challenge your friends – To access tricky new achievements • Two to three minutes of playtime per game Learn More about Tinytouchtales & Card Crawl at www.cardcrawl.com
Embark on a perilous fantasy adventure, fighting dragons, battling serpents, and avoiding the deadly curse of the Hag. Will you be the first to claim the Crown of Command? “A great game with a ton of content.” – 4/5 BoardGameGeek. “Talisman: Digital Edition is one of the best board game ports available for iPad and Android, period.” – Dave Neumann, Pocket Tactics **Included in Pocketgamer.co.uk’s Top 10 Board Games on Android** Talisman, the magical quest game from Games Workshop, is a classic board game that has been enjoyed by fantasy fans for nearly 30 years. It’s a game of skilful decision-making based on dice and cards. There are 14 characters available, be it Warrior, Assassin, Thief or Wizard they are all unique in their strengths, weaknesses and special powers. To win the game race your opponents through a perilous realm, journeying to the heart of the land to find the Crown of Command. Many of the expansions, true to the board game, are available with more yet to come. Features list: – Officially licensed Games Workshop game, using the Revised 4th Edition rules with official artwork. – Fully expandable game with more cards and characters available as in-app purchases. The Reaper, The Frostmarch, The Dungeon, The Highland, The Sacred Pool, The City and The Nether Realm expansions are available now with more coming soon. – Local multiplayer – Pass to Play mode. – Real-time online multiplayer mode for 2-6 players. Play against your friends or anyone in the world! – Play against AI characters in offline games. – Optional House Rules included. – Interactive tutorial. – Online rulebook. – AI speed settings so you can play the game at your own pace. – Turn log – view all game actions in a detailed log. – Earn XP as you play! Earn enough XP to level-up and unlock special Runestone cards, exclusive to this digital edition. – Languages – English, French, Italian, Spanish, German and Polish. – Achievements – Leaderboard – How do you compare to the World’s best players? NOTE – A Google+ account is required for online play, leaderboards and achievements. NOTE – Best played on on screens at least 4″ in size. Text may be hard to read on smaller screens. FAQ – Can I play with my friends by passing the device around? Yes! Get your family and friends together and race each other to the Crown! Do I need to buy expansions to join an online game with expansions? No! You do not need to buy expansion packs in order to join a game that is using them, but you cannot choose the characters from it until you purchase it. Does the game have asynchronous play? No. Talisman doesn’t really suit asynchronous play due to players having to react to spell casting.
As skilled members of a disease-fighting team, you must keep four deadly diseases at bay while discovering their cures. Travel the world, treat infections, and find cures. You must work as a team to succeed. The clock is ticking as outbreaks and epidemics fuel the spreading plagues. Can you find all four cures in time? The fate of humanity is in your hands! Pandemic: The Board Game is a family-friendly cooperative game. Simple to understand and lots of fun, Pandemic: The Board Game puts you in an apocalyptic situation where you must work as a team to save the world. *How to play In Pandemic: The Board Game each player has a unique role with different abilities. On a turn, players will have four actions in order to cure diseases and save the world. They can remove disease cubes from the board; fly to a city in need; trade cards with fellow players; and much more. At the end of every player’s turn, new cities are infected with disease cubes and Epidemics may arise. You must fight to prevent the outbreaks before they spin out of control. In Pandemic: The Board Game, there is only one way to win: cure all four diseases before you run out of time! An award-wining board game and player favorite since its release in 2008, Pandemic: The Board Game is now available for Android devices. *Features -7 role cards with unique abilities -Supports games for 2, 3, or 4 players, but can be played solo if you play multiple roles -Pass-and-play multiplayer (2-4) -Three difficulty settings make the game suitable for beginners, intermediate players, and experts -Fully guided interactive tutorial; plus “Info Mode” for in-game reminders of the rules -Full rulebook included for easy access and detailed reference at all times -Animated interface gives clear indication of the game’s progress and hotspots -“Undo” system -Adaptive soundtrack -Complete implementation of the board game suitable for expert play -Interface designed and tested for ease-of-use *Expansions -On the Brink expansion content available as in-app purchase -6 new roles and 8 new events -Play with 5 players -Legendary difficulty setting for players with a deathwish -2 events in player deck per player -Virulent Strain challenge available as in-app purchase -8 Virulent Strain Epidemic cards with unique effects To find more information about Asmodee Digital, please go to http://www.asmodee-digital.com/ Having an issue? Looking for support? Please contact us : https://asmodee.helpshift.com/a/pandemic/ You can follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and You Tube! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/asmodeedigital/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asmodeedigital Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/asmodeedigital/ You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/asmodeedigital *Requirements Pandemic: The Board Game will run on devices using Android version 4.0.3 or higher with 1GB of RAM. For an optimal experience, we recommend to play it on devices equipped with a quad-core processor. *Find Pandemic: The Board Game on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/PandemicTheBoardGame
Agricola: All Creatures Big & Small is a digital adaptation of Uwe Rosenberg’s award-winning two-player board game featuring farming and livestock breeding. You’re in charge of growing a farm from its simple beginnings — just a hut and some fields. Send your workers to the village market to barter for goods and livestock. Breed different animals. Eventually, with your ever-growing animal population and special buildings, you’ll compete against your neighbors to see who has the best farm! You only have three workers in each of the eight rounds, so make your decisions count. Play against AI, or claim your plot on a worldwide leaderboard and become a strategy game legend. KEY FEATURES: – Experience another faithful boardgame conversion from the studio behind Le Havre: The Inland Port and Patchwork. – Engage in exciting 1v1 cross-platform multiplayer matches against players from all over the world. – Focus on breeding the largest and most varied livestock. – Use the Playback feature to review your best games and learn new tricks from the pros. – Stay on your toes with challenging AI. To find more information about Asmodee Digital, please go to http://www.asmodee-digital.com Having an issue? Looking for support? Please contact us: https://asmodee.helpshift.com/a/asmodee-net/ You can follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and You Tube! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/asmodeedigital/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asmodeedigital Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/asmodeedigital/ You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/asmodeedigital
8. Carcassonne: Official Board Game
New version of the multi-awarded board game. Now in 3D. Includes improved AI, 3D landscape, new exclusive features. *** Carcassonne fits that opening game niche that every game group needs. -Tyler Nichols, Board Game Quest *** Carcassonne = Great game, great mechanics, great pieces, great fun! -The Board Game Family *** Carcassonne’s recent Android re-release and its fresh, new features are a joy to experience, whether you’re playing against strangers online or testing friendships with existing pals – Pocket Gamer A TILE PLACEMENT GAME OF CREATING LANDSCAPES, CLAIMING AREAS, AND GAINING POINTS Discover or re-discover Carcassonne, the multi-awarded tile-based game in which players draw and place their tiles to build a medieval city. Place your cities, roads, abbeys or fields to enlarge your landscape, then place your followers, the meeples. Knights, robbers or farmers… Each meeple will help you control your territory and win points. But be careful, you will need all your best strategy and tactics to maximum your points! Place your tiles and your meeples wisely to stop your opponents and win the game. SIX EXPANSIONS: ENLARGE YOUR LANDSCAPE AND OPTIMIZE YOUR POINTS Thanks to the mini expansions “”The River”” and “”The Abbot””, you can embellish your landscape and vary your game to enjoy new ways to play! Double or even triple your points thanks to the new buildings in the Inns & Cathedrals expansion! And with the Traders & Builders expansion, score more points with the trading commodities and build faster with the builders! Discover the city of Carcassonne covered with a blanket of white snow in the Winter Edition… and look out for the Gingerbread Man and the bonus points he’ll give you! Beware of the Dragon in “”the Princess and the Dragon”” expansion! He could eat your Meeples if you’re not cautious. And be kind with the Princess: she might prefer you to other Meeples and toss them out of the cities! FEATURES • Accessible and tactical gameplay adapted from the award-winning Carcassonne board game • Six expansions: – The River, the Inns & Cathedrals, the Traders & Builders and the Winter Edition expansions as well as the Princess and the Dragon expansion are all available to purchase from the Shop, – And you can unlock The Abbot for free using your Asmodee account. • Up to 4 players! Play against the computer in solo mode, face off your friends in Pass and Play or challenge players from around the world in online mode • There is no more 3 but 4 different behaviors you can chose before starting a game with AIs. They all propose a better challenge than the previous ones. Players who want to experiment a true challenge will play against the Conqueror AI who is the strongest AI of the game. • Try out the aerial top view to refine your strategy! • Additional strategic layers compared to the physical version: – field view which allows you to see the field possession of each player – remaining tile list: allows you to see the tiles which are remaining in the draw pile Languages available: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish You can follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and You Tube! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/asmodeedigital/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asmodeedigital Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/asmodeedigital/ You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/asmodeedigital
9. Ticket to Ride
CONNECT MORE THAN JUST CITIES! Set off with your friends and family to re(discover) Ticket to Ride, the classic boardgame. In this railway adventure, you’ll need to be the quickest to link up your cities and reach your destinations. In this strategy game for all ages, try out different tactics, block your competitors’ lines and take over routes before the others do. With so many different strategies to try, each new game is a unique experience. Travel the world from Europe to India, passing through the legendary China, facing new challenges by purchasing additional cards with their own special rules (available in expansion packs). – A tutorial teaches you the rules of the game so you can head off quickly on your adventure – Play in single-player mode, online multi-player against the whole world, or local multi-player with your friends – This is the official adaptation of Alan R. Moon’s best-selling boardgame, Ticket to Ride, which sold over 8 million copies. – An easy-to-play strategy game – No game is ever the same, you can play over and over again – Discover a series of add-ons with special maps and rules – Challenge players all over the world in cross-platform mode
10. RISK: Global Domination
Everybody wants to rule the world! Now you can play the classic game of Hasbro’s RISK online. This fully licensed version of RISK provides the excitement of Global Domination, classic RISK feeling and plenty of options to customize your RISK experience! Cross-platform multiplayer lets you take on the millions of players playing on mobile and PC. All purchases carry across via your RISK account, no matter on which platform you play. FEATURES • Multiple game modes available: Global Domination online, Play Friends online, Single Player, and Pass & Play • Authentic rules – it’s the RISK you know and love • Join or host battles against opponents online • Use Automatch mode to be pitted up against players of similar rank online • Up to 6 players/AIs • Start with Classic for free • Unlock 6 more classic and unique maps with a one time premium purchase • 40+ more maps and counting to buy as additional DLC packs • 10+ of single player scenarios to tune your skills with across a variety of maps • Custom rules and game modes available: Capitals, blizzards, fog of war, limited turns, 70% control • 5 difficulty AI settings for rookies and veterans • Guided tutorial mode and in-game help • Critical game stats and achievements *extra maps and player avatars available for an additional cost RISK is a trademark of Hasbro. © 2020 Hasbro. All Rights Reserved.