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22 Great Board Games for Christmas! Our 2020 Gift Guide

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0:00 Hi Quinns!

0:54 My City
Buy in US/NA: In UK: In AU:

1:47 Tournament at Camelot / Tournament at Avalon
Our Review:
Buy Camelot in US/NA:
Buy Avalon in US/NA: In AU:

2:35 Gùgōng
Our Review:
Buy in US/NA: In AU:

3:08 Undaunted: Normandy / Undaunted: North Africa
Our review:
Buy Normandy in US/NA: In AU:
Buy North Africa in US/NA: In UK: In AU:


3:48 Hi Matt!

4:05 Pandemic Legacy: Season 0
Our Review:
Buy Season 0 in US/NA: In AU:
Buy Season 1 in US/NA: In UK: In CA:

4:28 Quacks of Quedlinburg
Our Review:
Buy in US/NA: In UK: In AU:

4:52 Oceans
We Play:
Buy in US/NA: In UK: In AU:

5:15 Monikers: Serious Nonsense
Our Video:
Buy Worldwide:


5:53 Hi Ava!

6:03 Patchwork
Our Review:
Buy in US/NA: In UK:

6:20 The Mind
Our Review:
Buy in US/NA: In UK: In CA:

6:39 No Thanks
In US/NA: In UK: In AU:

6:59 The Crew
Our Almost-Review:
Buy in US/NA: In UK: In CA: In AU:

7:33 Ghost Blitz
Buy in US/NA: In UK:


8:13 Hi Tom!

8:24 New York Zoo
Buy in US/NA: In AU:

8:54 Modern Art
Our Review:
Buy in US/NA: In UK: In AU:

9:25 Solo RPGs
9:39 Solo RPG: Artefact
9:56 Solo RPGs: The Sealed Library & The Wretch3d
10:15 Solo RPG: Thousand Year Old Vampire Review
Our Review:

10:36 Senet Magazine


10:53 Games to Play with your Family at Christmas

Not sated?! Here’s a few more in-stock and worth a look!
Little Town:
On our podcast:
Junk Art:
Paris: La Cité de la Lumière:
A Fake Artist Goes to New York:

We Wish you a Merry Christmas by Kevin MacLeod
Jingle Bells by Kevin MacLeod


  1. If you're new into board games, go with the games Ava recommended. Trust me.

  2. When Jesus heard it, he saith unto them, They that are whole have no need of the physician, but they that are sick: I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance. (Mark 2:17 [KJV]) ] For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death. (II Corinthians 7:10 [KJV]) ] I tell you, Nay: but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish. (Luke 13:5 [KJV]) ] For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord. (Romans 6:23 [KJV])

  3. Great video but where is MadMobz? It is one of my favourite games! Especially now that we have to stay home, my family and I play it all the time and the winner is free from any chores for the following day 😁

  4. Crazy how so many of these were reviewed recently

  5. During solo RPGs segment, was that Root book? I'm thinking about getting some solo RPG, partly as exercise for DND sessions, partly because I didn't even know they exist and concept looks very interesting 😀 but I'm bit afraid about which one I should start with.
    And I haven't seen Root Solo RPG anywhere, just Root boardgame and Root: The Tabletop Roleplaying Game (which I backed 😀 ) but that is not Solo RPG book or?

  6. As usual you gents make me laugh while educating… looking forward to ‘21!

  7. I haven't played board games since my youth but now have children of 4 and 6 years old. Is there something anyone here can recommend me playing with them? (I got a giftcard that I want to spend on games for the kids).

  8. Gugong sounds WAY too much like the anti adhesive product Goo Gone

  9. bought Quacks on sale as a family christmas gift. our history with board games has been…. rocky, with it largely being an exercise in torturing ourselves in the name of "spending time together" so it was a bit of a risk, but by taking some of the lessons of SU&SD to heart and taking the time to learn the rules in advance and plan my explanation a bit, i was able to make The Teach not completely awful, get my ancient parents who have a hard time retaining new information to eventually mostly understand what was going on, and miraculously we've managed to actually have a good time with it so far!

    in our first game i was absolutely annihilated by lady luck, exploding about every other round, and came in dead last, conveniently demonstrating how even if you know the game better than anyone else at the table you're still fully capable of losing miserably, and even in my anguish it was still fun, pushing my luck knowing that either way everyone else would get entertainment out of it. and in our second game tonight i wound up through fortuitous circumstance amassing an absolutely monstrous bag crammed full of pumpkins and toadstools, got a fortune card doubling the value of all those pumpkins in the 2nd to last round, and mopped the floor with everyone, having well earned my right to be a shitty little gremlin about it after my spectacular defeat before. it seems like it's gonna be great fun for a while yet, especially given the variations that can be thrown in once you're used to things

    so basically, thank you SU&SD for the recommendation and approach to board gaming that has helped a family poisoned by early years of forced sitting through long slogs of Life and Racko and so on where nobody really wanted to be there, to actually enjoy and anticipate sitting around the table to play something together! maybe this will even be the gateway drug that gets us to start sinking our teeth into more complex fare in the world of Board Games That Are Actually Good…

  10. First time viewer, this was such a fun video with all the different players and their choices!

  11. Did he really just say "short and sweet like a decapitated gingerbread man"?

  12. Man I've missed you guys it's been a while since I've watched you. Thanks for the recommendations :')

  13. Lol, love your channel. Mic and camera in the mirror. Priceless. 😂😊😊😘

  14. The good news is they are all available and in stock… Except the ones that are not… The Wretched, the Librarian, Artifact.

  15. So this is what Tony hawk has been up to after skating.

  16. Man you look like dr. Wells from Flash series

  17. ordering from abroad, this video came out unpleasantly close to Christmas

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