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Spiel des Jahres (Game of the Year)

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(20 votes)
8 questions
English
Test your knowledge about the prestigious Spiel des Jahres board game award and its winners.
1
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In what country is "Spiel des Jahres" awarded annualy?

48% got this right

The award was first given in 1979.
2
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Which game won the first Spiel des Jahres award in 1979?

Hare and Tortoise

Catan

Monopoly

Risk

Hard  33% got this right

The game is designed by David Parlett.
3
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Which game, designed by Klaus Teuber, won the award in 1995?

The Settlers of Catan

Carcassonne

Dominion

Ticket to Ride

49% got this right

Catan has sold over 22 million copies worldwide.
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Which cooperative game, designed by Matt Leacock, won the award in 2008?

Pandemic

Flash Point: Fire Rescue

Forbidden Island

Mysterium

44% got this right

Pandemic has spawned several expansions and spin-offs.
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Which tile-placement game, designed by Klaus-Jürgen Wrede, won the award in 2001?

Carcassonne

Alhambra

Azul

Kingdomino

47% got this right

Carcassonne has inspired numerous expansions and spin-offs.
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Which train-themed game, designed by Alan R. Moon, won the award in 2004?

Ticket to Ride

Age of Steam

Railroad Tycoon

Steam

56% got this right

Ticket to Ride has sold over 8 million copies worldwide.
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Which game, designed by Antoine Bauza, won the award in 2013?

Hanabi

7 Wonders

Love Letter

Splendor

Hard  29% got this right

Hanabi is a cooperative card game where players cannot see their own cards.
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Which game, designed by Elizabeth Hargrave, won the award in 2019?

Wingspan

Everdell

Quacks of Quedlinburg

Root

Hard  31% got this right

Wingspan is a game about birdwatching and collecting bird species.