Board games make brilliant gifts for ten-year-olds! They’re fun, educational and a great way to develop social skills. Looking for some game ideas and inspiration? We’ve got you covered! From brainy trivia challenges and exit games to truly mind-boggling puzzles, here’s our ultimate list of the best board games for 10-year-olds!
A journey through time
This game, based on the wildly popular book series, makes a fabulous gift for brainy 10-year-olds. And because it’s designed for 2-4 players, the whole family can join in! Move around the board by answering one of 600 multiple-choice questions or performing a hysterical historical action. Packed with trivia, foul facts, and super-clever misleading answers about our fascinating past, from the Rotten Romans to the Vile Victorians and beyond. Laugh out loud fun!
A battle of wacky challenges
Beat That! is a brilliantly bonkers game, perfect for competitive ten-year-olds. Challenge friends and family to a series of wacky and wild challenges with seemingly random household objects: chopsticks, cups, dice, ping pong balls. Can you stack four dice using only chopsticks in under 30 seconds flat? Can you gargle a song for others to guess in a round of Mouthwash Karaoke? Let the hilarity and hijinx ensue!
Will you make it out?
Turn your living room into an escape room with this awesome game! Ready for the set-up? A mysterious invitation leads you to an abandoned house. However, when you get there, you find yourselves trapped. Now you only have one to two hours to escape – and the clock is ticking! Get to work using your teamwork, creativity and the powers of deduction to solve puzzles and riddles. Can you make it out of the house before it’s too late?
In this fast-paced word game, the aim is to shout out a word that links the letter on one card to the category on another. Can you name something blue that starts with P? How about a string instrument that begins with G? The first person to answer wins a slice of the pie, and the player who builds their giant pizza first is the winner. With three levels of difficulty and endless combinations. this hilariously entertaining game truly delivers!