Category: Roleplaying Games

Dungeons & Dragons: Assault of the Giants

Dungeons & Dragons: Assault of the Giants by WizKids is a game that allows players to take control of giants, attack different settlements and take crucial resources for their own in order to be able to rule the land. It comes with 12 giant-shaped miniature pieces as well as three giant slayers. They have all been injection molded for durability. Dungeons & Dragons: Assault of the Giants is meant to be played by three to six players who are at least 14 years of age or older. Number of players: 3-6
Recommended ages: 14+
Estimated playtime: 60-150 minutes

The Lord of the Rings: The Board Game

If you’re a lover of the classic Lord of the Rings movies or books, you can be a part of the action with the Lord of the Rings: The Board Game by Fantasy Flight Games. This cooperative adventure game puts you in the center of Middle Earth in the roles of the hobbits in a traditional story of good versus evil. Players move through the mines of Moria to defend Helms Deem by working together to combat the influence of Sauron. This edition features beautiful artwork and has been designed by famed Reiner Knizia. It is for ages 12 and over and can be played by up to five people. Number of players: 5
Recommended ages: 12+
Estimated playtime: 60-90 minutes

The Hobbit Board Game

Based on the book and film of the same name, The Hobbit by Fantasy Flight Games is a board game that is entirely different from the 2001 edition of the same name. In this board game, you play as the Dwarf companions of Bilbo Baggins. Together, you will guide the hobbit on this adventure to get Smaug’s treasure as his own. The game involves dice rolling and strategic building in order to complete it. The outstanding art that is featured in this beautiful and expansive game is done by the famous and talented Tolkien artist, John Howe. Number of players: 2-5
Recommended ages: 8+
Estimated playtime: 30-45 minutes