Every now and then, the Guru likes to acknowledge his competition. Here are our board games that are either directly based on or remarkably similar to well-known video games.
8Bit Box is a board game that will remind you the golden age of video games as each player has a gamepad to program their actions, using three wheels: direction, symbol, and value. Three games included.
Adrenaline : Team Play DLC Expansion
The Adrenaline: Team Play DLC expansion allows you to add a sixth player to the Adrenaline Deathmatch mayhem. It introduces character-specific weapons and abilities bringing new effects and experiences to the game.
Bloodborne: The Card Game
Bloodborne: The Card Game is based on the Chalice Dungeons in the video game Bloodborne - the ever-changing labyrinths and tombs carved out by the Great Ones beneath the fallen city of Yharnam, where horrifying creatures reside.
Civilization : A New Dawn
Rebuild history to your design in Sid Meier's Civilization: A New Dawn! This turn-based strategy game, based on the classic video game series, allows players to become some of history's most powerful leaders as they compete to become the premier world power. Build, trade, and advance to lead your people to a glory!
DOOM : The Board Game
DOOM: The Board Game is strategy board game of tactical combat for 2-5 players based on Bethesda and id Software's video game of the same name. Featuring two distinct player roles, the game brings the epic battle between elite marines and Hell's most threatening monsters to the tabletop.
Fallout : Wasteland Warfare Two-Player Starter Set
Wargaming in the Wasteland! In Fallout: Wasteland Warfare, players build their own crew from a wide range of factions, allies, and iconic characters from the Fallout series, and play in apocalyptic campaigns using high-quality, 32mm-scale miniatures through a variety of iconic scenery and settlement buildings - from the Red Rocket and Sanctuary Hills, to Nuka-Cola vending machines and wrecked cars.
Fallout: New California
The Fallout: New California expansion brings new quests, companions, vaults, and items to Fallout: The Board Game, letting you venture out into the wasteland as five new characters.
Portal : The Uncooperative Cake Acquisition Game
With a grinding of gears and some uneasy rumbling, Aperture Laboratories has resumed testing! Your team of Test Subjects have entered the Lab and are ready to perform all sorts of important, dignified, and dangerous testing procedures… all in the pursuit of Cake! It’s a fun and funny fast-paced fight to the finish. And by finish, we mean your team probably died.
XCOM : Evolution Expansion
XCOM: Evolution is an expansion for XCOM: The Board Game that complicates your war effort with new missions, enemies, and invasion plans, as well as mechanics that make your struggles more dangerous than ever