Best International Game

Awarded to the best new game available on the Australian market that is suitable for families.

In selecting a winner, the judges will look for a game that:

  1. has rules that are clear and not overly complex
  2. maintains the interest of players throughout the game
  3. provides the opportunity to make interesting decisions or to do clever and imaginative things
  4. can be replayed many times with enjoyment
  5. rewards skill but has sufficient luck, or a handicapping system, to allow any family member a chance of winning
  6. has sturdy and attractive components
  7. represents good value for money
  8. is different from other games
  9. has a manageable playing time (ideally under 90 minutes)
  10. scales well with different numbers of players (ideally for 2 to 6 players)

 

sheriff

The winner of the Best International Game for 2015 was Sheriff of Nottingham.
(for more information about this great game and other shortlisted games click here)


 

 

bruges

The winner of the Best International Game for 2014 was Bruges.
(for more information about this great game and other shortlisted games click here)