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Published on June 6th, 2014 | by boagam


Best RPG (Role Playing) Board Games 2016 For a Lot of Fun

Board games are a lot of fun to play with family and friends, at parties, or just to spend some quality time together. There are a lot of options to choose from when it comes to board games, from strategic board games to party board games. One of the most popular board games available are role playing (RPGs), because players get to assume the role of different characters, and go on exciting quests. We have reviewed the most popular role playing board games, and have come up with a list of the best RPG board games of 2016, which are listed below.

The Dresden Files Role Playing Game, Vol. 1: Your Story
Pathfinder RPG Beginner Box
wrath of ashardalon
Wrath of Ashardalon: a D&D
star wars
Star Wars Edge of The Empire
dungeon and dragons
Dungeons and Dragons: Castle Ravenloft
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#5 Dungeons and Dragons: Castle Ravenloft

Dungeon and dragons

Dungeons and Dragons is one of the most successful franchises and Castle Ravenloft is another great chapter in the series. In Castle Revenloft, the master of Castle Ravenloft has invited you and your friends to his castle, where you get trapped, and the only way out is to cooperate with the other players. You can play as either a rogue, ranger, warrior, wizard or cleric, and will have to battle monsters, to escape the castle. This is a game that can be played with 1-5 players.

#4 Star Wars Edge of The Empire


Fans of the Star Wars movies will have a lot of fun playing this game, it is an easy to learn game, that is set in the Star Wars universe, you can play as a smuggler, a bounty hunter, a hired gun, an explorer, technician, or a colonist. One person assumes the role of the master, who runs the game, and shapes its narrative, while other players assume the role of the characters. The rulebook provides all the information players will need to play and enjoy the game.

#3 Wrath of Ashardalon: a D&D

wrath of aseroth

This is another game set in the Dungeons and Dragons world, there is a red dragon lurking in the caves, and you and your friends must work together to find and destroy the dragon. In the tradition of other Dungeons and Dragons games, you will have to deal with monsters and other creatures, that you will have to destroy in order to get to the dragon. This game can be played by 1-5 players, and you can choose to play as a rogue, warrior, ranger, cleric or wizard.

#2 Pathfinder RPG Beginner Box

pathfinder game

In Pathfinder, you can customize your character, as you go on adventures where you have to battle deadly monsters like dragons and goblins. You can choose to be a fighter, a cleric, a rogue, or a wizard, and can play the game with 2-5 people. Pathfinder is very easy to play and will provide hours of entertainment for you and your friends.

#1 The Dresden Files Role Playing Game, Vol. 1: Your Story

dresden files

This is the top rated role playing board game in 2016, it is based on the Dresden Files books, and is set in a world where werewolves, vampires, zombies, demons, and other supernatural creatures exist. Darkness is rising in the world, and it will take the cooperation of the citizens of the world to fight the darkness. One person assumes the role of the game master and runs the game, while the others choose from the available characters and have to follow the rules that are set for the characters.

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