Most played Boardgames

How is the list compiled?

BGG plays API is used to get the number of plays for every game and the games are ranked & sorted in descending order of number of plays.
By default, the list shows the most played games in the last 30 days. You can use the dropdown below to check the year to date or all time most played games. This list is updated every week.
Last updated: Jan 26, 2024
Rank
Game
Published Year
Complexity
BGG Rating
Number of plays
1
Ark Nova
20213.748.5414,008
2
Azul
20171.767.767,950
3
Wingspan
20192.468.067,748
4
Sea Salt & Paper
20221.417.467,359
5
Marvel Champions: The Card Game
20192.928.137,226
6
Heat: Pedal to the Metal
20222.188.096,968
7
Sky Team
20230.008.916,178
8
Cascadia
20211.837.966,017
9
Can't Stop
19801.156.915,236
10
The White Castle
20230.008.335,202
11
Ticket to Ride Legacy: Legends of the West
20230.007.434,971
12
7 Wonders Duel
20152.238.104,869
13
Forest Shuffle
20232.507.964,841
14
Terraforming Mars
20163.268.374,740
15
Lost Ruins of Arnak
20202.918.084,718
16
Planet Unknown
20222.227.874,544
17
Spirit Island
20174.068.354,277
18
Dune: Imperium
20203.048.434,048
19
Carcassonne
20001.897.413,607
20
Splendor
20141.787.423,604
21
The Castles of Burgundy
20112.998.143,439
22
Turing Machine
20222.467.943,403
23
Space Base
20182.127.553,385
24
SCOUT
20191.347.803,338
25
Ticket to Ride
20041.837.393,331
26
Patchwork
20141.607.603,273
27
Race for the Galaxy
20072.997.743,116
28
The Crew: Mission Deep Sea
20212.038.182,945
29
Dorfromantik: The Board Game
20221.707.852,932
30
The Crew: The Quest for Planet Nine
20191.967.822,922
31
Magic: The Gathering
19933.267.572,774
32
Next Station: London
20221.477.452,719
33
Frosthaven
20224.348.862,688
34
Kingdomino
20161.227.312,656
35
Welcome To...
20181.847.542,649
36
Just One
20181.047.602,647
37
Obsession
20183.118.162,525
38
It's a Wonderful World
20192.327.682,486
39
The Quacks of Quedlinburg
20181.957.832,484
40
Everdell
20182.828.042,480
41
Arkham Horror: The Card Game
20163.538.132,427
42
Earth
20232.877.732,374
43
Apiary
20232.507.602,272
44
Dominion
20082.357.602,209
45
7 Wonders: Architects
20211.357.042,182
46
Lost Cities
19991.487.232,176
47
7 Wonders
20102.327.692,147
48
That's Pretty Clever!
20181.877.582,137
49
Codenames
20151.267.552,107
50
Blood on the Clocktower
20222.998.322,037
51
King of Tokyo
20111.497.142,033
52
Root
20183.798.072,015
53
My City
20201.997.661,984
54
Sagrada
20171.927.481,971
55
Gloomhaven
20173.908.601,912
56
Nucleum
20233.928.461,892
57
CATAN
19952.307.101,821
58
Scythe
20163.448.151,804
59
Crokinole
18761.248.031,772
60
Splendor Duel
20221.977.981,758
61
Hadrian's Wall
20213.137.981,757
62
Draftosaurus
20191.247.111,756
63
Take 5
19941.196.961,717
64
Star Realms
20141.927.561,691
65
Akropolis
20221.797.551,675
65
So Clover!
20211.117.591,675
67
Fantasy Realms
20171.817.531,674
68
Hanamikoji
20131.687.491,665
69
Cartographers
20191.887.621,647
70
Pax Pamir: Second Edition
20193.858.211,639
71
Cat in the Box: Deluxe Edition
20221.947.671,623
72
Jaipur
20091.477.491,605
73
Chess
14753.667.201,564
74
Brass: Birmingham
20183.898.601,534
75
Point Salad
20191.157.161,513
76
No Thanks!
20041.137.081,499
77
Railroad Ink: Deep Blue Edition
20181.477.191,486
78
Gloomhaven: Jaws of the Lion
20203.648.461,443
79
Gizmos
20182.017.391,396
80
Love Letter
20121.197.231,366
81
Dune: Imperium – Uprising
20233.398.681,342
82
Viticulture Essential Edition
20152.898.001,327
82
Revive
20223.418.181,327
84
Oathsworn: Into the Deepwood
20223.629.051,323
85
Hanabi
20101.697.041,266
86
Potion Explosion
20151.777.131,258
87
Star Wars: The Deckbuilding Game
20232.018.011,257
88
Project L
20201.557.491,226
89
Res Arcana
20192.647.661,214
90
Pandemic
20082.407.541,207
91
Flamecraft
20222.197.521,204
92
Ticket to Ride: Europe
20051.927.531,200
93
Expeditions
20232.887.341,194
94
Calico
20202.187.551,182
95
For Sale
19971.257.251,178
96
Welcome to the Moon
20212.518.001,174
97
The Quest for El Dorado
20171.937.671,143
98
Santorini
20161.737.371,140
99
Sushi Go!
20131.167.011,128
100
Sushi Go Party!
20161.307.401,126
101
The Isle of Cats
20192.367.721,122
102
PARKS
20192.137.681,107
103
Too Many Bones
20173.858.351,093
104
Skull King
20131.697.491,089
105
KLASK
20141.067.631,088
106
Skull
20111.117.191,082
107
Mindbug: First Contact
20221.987.831,071
108
Voidfall
20234.538.221,060
109
Qwixx
20121.116.861,058
110
A Feast for Odin
20163.868.171,057
111
Great Western Trail: Second Edition
20213.738.361,037
112
Nova Luna
20191.877.321,007
113
Memoir '44
20042.277.541,006
114
Regicide
20201.947.49997
114
Ra
19992.337.61997
116
Age of Innovation
20233.938.77991
117
Great Western Trail: New Zealand
20233.718.53988
118
Grand Austria Hotel
20153.217.94966
119
Marvel United
20201.827.61959
119
Beyond the Sun
20203.137.94959
121
Terraforming Mars: Ares Expedition
20212.927.69946
122
Architects of the West Kingdom
20182.757.74939
123
Concordia
20132.998.10933
123
Codenames: Duet
20171.367.45933
125
Bohnanza
19971.677.05930
126
Gaia Project
20174.398.39922
127
Tapestry
20192.937.45918
128
Nemesis
20183.468.28911
129
Pandemic Legacy: Season 1
20152.838.53908
129
Decrypto
20181.817.77908
131
Paleo
20202.637.73907
132
Clank!: Catacombs
20222.528.31903
133
Hive
20002.327.32901
134
For Northwood! A Solo Trick-Taking Game
20211.908.09899
135
Clank!: A Deck-Building Adventure
20162.227.78895
136
Barrage
20194.118.18894
136
Cribbage
16301.907.09894
138
Hegemony: Lead Your Class to Victory
20234.188.53889
139
The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game
20113.217.66885
140
Keep the Heroes Out!
20222.388.05873
141
Kingdom Builder
20112.066.94865
142
Sprawlopolis
20181.847.34863
143
Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization
20154.448.30860
144
Bunny Kingdom
20172.307.45859
145
Incan Gold
20051.116.83839
146
Darwin's Journey
20233.868.20837
147
Aeon's End
20162.817.91832
148
Coup
20121.416.98830
149
Burgle Bros.
20152.327.46822
150
Stone Age
20082.467.53817
151
Friday
20112.167.12811
152
Meadow
20212.237.77809
153
Innovation
20102.767.30805
154
The Mind
20181.076.77801
155
Secret Hitler
20161.747.51795
156
Sleeping Gods
20213.258.25792
157
Ready Set Bet
20221.257.69786
158
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle
20162.087.38782
158
Final Girl
20212.648.33782
160
Underwater Cities
20183.608.07775
161
Bärenpark
20171.657.30774
162
Hero Realms
20161.867.52771
162
Camel Up (Second Edition)
20181.467.60771
164
The Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth
20192.667.92770
165
Trekking Through History
20221.817.79768
166
Great Western Trail
20163.708.21759
167
Dice Forge
20171.977.23754
168
Century: Spice Road
20171.807.31751
169
Cthulhu: Death May Die
20192.458.18750
170
Agricola (Revised Edition)
20163.467.96748
171
Under Falling Skies
20202.407.71747
172
Takenoko
20111.987.22736
173
Dixit
20081.207.20729
174
Unmatched Game System
20192.008.30715
175
Verdant
20222.067.45714
176
Deep Sea Adventure
20141.186.91711
176
The Red Cathedral
20202.827.72711
178
Long Shot: The Dice Game
20221.937.72709
179
Love Letter
20191.127.52705
180
The Search for Planet X
20202.397.97701
181
The Witcher: Old World
20232.898.27698
182
Nidavellir
20202.117.63682
183
Canvas
20211.657.34668
184
The Taverns of Tiefenthal
20192.687.58667
185
Orléans
20143.038.06659
186
Cryptid
20182.247.47658
187
Radlands
20212.257.88656
188
The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game – Revised Core Set
20223.468.53655
189
Wingspan Asia
20222.638.34643
190
Carnegie
20223.828.04641
191
War Chest
20182.297.86638
192
Coloretto
20031.286.98635
193
Tiny Towns
20192.067.23626
194
The Guild of Merchant Explorers
20222.037.77623
195
Arkham Horror: The Card Game (Revised Edition)
20213.488.76622
196
Living Forest
20212.217.30620
197
Roll for the Galaxy
20142.787.60618
198
Beer & Bread
20222.377.52616
198
Android: Netrunner
20123.407.88616
200
Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar
20123.677.86614
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