Technology and television are great entertainment mediums, but nothing beats a game night with family and friends for true engagement. From arguing over the rules or a dubious dice roll to colluding together against a common rival, a gathering of gamers is a wonderful way to enjoy an evening or weekend.
In the realm of board games there are hundreds to choose from. Many of these familiar family fun favorites can be found with a bit of extra magic. What could be more magical than adding a bit of Disney pixie dust to these table-top, turn-based competitions? Gathered below are 30 Disney variations of your favorite board games.
Monopoly has been a staple in the games closet for generations. Variations on this real estate themed race to make the most money are everywhere. The Walt Disney Company offers XX versions of the game based on its own characters and franchises.
01. Avengers (Amazon $29.99)
02. Disney Animation (Disney Store $29.95)
03. Disney Princesses (Amazon $15.06)
04. Disney Theme Parks (Disney Store $44.95)
05. “Guardians of the Galaxy” (Disney Store $44.95)
06. “Nightmare Before Christmas” (Disney Store $39.95)
07. “Pirates of the Caribbean” (Disney Store $44.95)
08. “Star Wars” 40th Anniversary Special Edition (Disney Store: $34.95)
Monopoly isn’t the only board game getting the Disney treatment. From Pixar’s “Cars” to Lucasfilm’s “Star Wars,” there are wide variety of Disney delights to choose from:
09. BB-8 Operation (Disney Store $22.95)
10. “Cars 3” Trouble (Disney Store $16.95)
11. Disney Apples to Apples (Disney Store $22.95)
12. Disney Family Feud (Amazon $17.99)
13. Disney Parks Candyland (Amazon $24.99)
14. Disney Princess Candyland (Disney Store $18.95)
15. Disney Pictionary (Amazon $18.98)
16. “Finding Dory” Operation (Amazon $19.99)
17. “Frozen” Don’t Break the Ice (Amazon $14.65)
18. “Frozen” Operation (Amazon $19.99)
19. Haunted Mansion Game of Life (Amazon $53.00)
20. Hollywood Tower Hotel Jenga (Disney Store $29.95)
21. “Moana” Sorry (Amazon $42.97)
22. “Nightmare Before Christmas” Clue (Disney Store $39.95)
23. “Nightmare Before Christmas” Operation (Disney Store $29.95)
24. “Nightmare Before Christmas” Trivial Pursuit (Disney Store $19.95)
25. Pirates of the Caribbean Battleship (Disney Store $44.95)
26. “Star Wars” Battleship (Disney Store $24.95)
27. “Star Wars” Risk (Disney Store $34.95)
28. “Star Wars” Simon (Disney Store $26.95)
29. Super Heroes Chutes and Ladders (Disney Store $16.95)
30. “Twilight Zone” Tower of Terror Clue (Disney Store $44.95)
With so many Disney themed board games to choose from, being “board” at home can be a magical experience. Not only are these games great for family/friends game night, they could add a fun element to any Disney vacation – either on the road or after a day in the park. Oh, and, Christmas is right around the corner.
What is your favorite Disney themed board game? Do not pass GO, instead proceed directly to the comments area below and take your turn telling us about it.