Pandemic

Z-Man Games

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Pandemic is a cooperative game where you play against the board to stop a spreading infection from taking over the world! The game has multiple difficulty levels, start easy and work your way up the the ultimate world saving challenge with your team. Pandemic has a great game mechanic where the draw deck it re-stacked on itself, upping the tension of the game dramatically.

Bonus: Watch Will Wheaton from geek and sundry's table top play Pandemic!

2 - 4
45 - 60

Dead Of Winter

Plaid Hat Games

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Dead of winter is a survival horror cooperative board game where you and your friends team up against the environment across several campaigns. Your people form the last hope for humanity and have pulled together a makeshift colony trying to survive in a post apocalyptic nightmare. You will face undead horrors, double crossings, starvation and more as you try to complete your objective. This is a beautiful game and a must have for cooperative board game players!

Bonus: Watch Will Wheaton from geek and sundry's table top play Dead Of Winter!

2 - 5
60 - 90

Mice and Mystics

Plaid Hat Games

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Mice and Mystics is a family suitable role playing game with a wonderful story time like feel. You play soldiers that have been transformed into mice by the evil Vanestra and must save the kingdom. This game has won several awards including: 2013 Best New Boardgame and 2012 Game of the Year Nominee.

Bonus: Watch Will Wheaton from geek and sundry's table top play Mice and Mystics!

1 - 4
60 - 93

Dread

The Impossible Dream

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Explore hostile worlds of your own creation with Dread, a game carved from the intense emotions buried in your favorite horror stories. Through individually crafted questionnaires, players are coaxed into revealing their characters’ abilities, shortcomings, personalities, and fears. These characters are plunged into macabre tales devised by the host based on those questions. Dread has a makeshift feel to it but it is a wonderfully engrossing game.

Bonus: Watch Will Wheaton from geek and sundry's table top play Dread!

3 - 4
30 - 60

Codenames

Czech Games

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Codenames is a social word game with a simple premise: Two rival spymasters know the secret identities of 25 agents. Their teammates know the agents only by their codenames. The teams compete to see who can make contact with all of their agents first. Spymasters give clues that point to multiple words on the table. Their teammates try to guess words of their color while avoiding those that belong to the opposing team.

2 - 8
15 - 30