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    Default 8 & older popular games, & boggle/upwards r they played or just scrabble?

    I"m interested in popular board games for 8 years and older and i'm wondering if anyone has really enjoyed boggle and upwards or if really scrabble is the most popular. i've been trying to have a certain stock of games around and wondering which ones you personally or your chidlren 8 years and older most enjoy
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    i now have
    mousetrap,
    battle ship/sea battle
    rummykub
    cluedo
    monopoly
    uno
    scrabble
    mastermind
    rummykub
    some of the kmart brand ones that are similar to kerplunk and another one

    what others do you or your kids enjoy please.

    and where can i buy toys at the best price that are not the standard popularones please
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    DD is 7. We do the standard in ones like monopoly, uno and my old upwords but we have a few other favourites such as dominion, carcasonne, catan (also Jnr edition), ticket to ride & caverna.

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    monopoly, monopoly empire (much quicker than monopoly), carcasonne, and UNO are favourites with 12yo DS & have been since about 8ish

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    We play Guess who, Uno, battleships, kerplunk, connect4, operation, memory and general playing cards.

    We play a board game with a hot chocolate after dinner most nights.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bezzy View Post
    DD is 7. We do the standard in ones like monopoly, uno and my old upwords but we have a few other favourites such as dominion, carcasonne, catan (also Jnr edition), ticket to ride & caverna.
    i'm really grateful for the responses. are some of these games more boy oriented than girl as i havent hears of them
    dominion carcasonne catan ticket to ride and caverna. i've never heard of them. what are they like and are they more boy orientated please.

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    My kids are too little but I looooved Uno attack

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    Where can I buy games that have been mentioned that are not the common ones. As Kmart toys r us don't have them ? Where would they be most affordable also please
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