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5 Wintry Board Games for a Northeast Blizzard

Posted Monday, 26-Jan-2015

While you may have stocked up on more eggs and bread than you can eat in a month, one thing you shouldn’t leave off your winter storm shopping list is board games.

Now that the first major snowstorm of 2015 is in full swing, let’s take a look at 5 wintry board games to help you weather the storm:

Mush! Mush! Snow Tails 2

A follow-up to the popular racing game Snow Tails, the hard-to-find Mush! Mush! Snow Tails 2 offers updated game play and illustrations.

# of Players: 2-8

Playing Time: 30 Minutes

Mush! Mush! Snow Tails 2


A Few Acres of Snow

Perfect for a cold winter night, A Few Acres of Snow is a deck-building card game for 2 players focusing on the French and British conflict in North America.  If you love card-drafting games but Dominion just wasn’t your thing, try A Few Acres of Snow.

# of Players: 2

Playing Time: 60 Minutes

A Few Acres of Snow


Ice Flow

Looking for a strategic Tile Placing game that’s easy for the teenagers to learn yet still interesting for parents?  Play with your family as you cover your table in snow…err…ice tiles.

# of Players: 2-4

Playing Time: 45 Minutes

Ice Flow Game


Carcassonne: Winter Edition

Carcassonne: Winter Edition is an expansion to the Spiel des Jahres winning tile-placement game Carcassonne.  The game adds wintry-themed tiles and well thought-out artwork to the classic city-building game.

# of Players: 2-5

Playing Time: 40 Minutes

Carcassonne Winter Edition


Winter Tales

Take a dive into the darker side of fairy tales in the beautifully designed storytelling game Winter Tales.  Easily teachable to young players, this card-based role-playing  game works best with a larger group of people.

# of Players: 3-7

Playing Time: 90 Minutes

Winter Tales Game

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