Top 10 Strategy Games for Adults – Brain Teaser Puzzles

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1. Thames & Kosmos


Dimension, A 3D Fast-Paced Puzzle Game from Kosmos | Up to 4 Players, for Fans of Strategy, Quick-Thinking & Logic | Parents' Choice Silver Honor & Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award Winner

Thames & Kosmos #ad - Prove to your opponents that you are the master of multi-dimensional thinking! All of the players play at the same time. Everybody tries to position the spheres on their trays to earn as many points as possible. The task cards indicate how the spheres must be placed to earn points. Dimension is a fast-paced, innovative puzzle game that takes place in three dimensions with 60 colorful spheres.
BrandThames & Kosmos #ad
ManufacturerThames & Kosmos #ad
Height2.8 Inches
Length11.6 Inches
Weight2.3 Pounds
Width11.6 Inches
Part Number692209
Warranty30 day warranty against manufacturer defects

2. Secret Hitler


Secret Hitler

Secret Hitler #ad - Hidden roles and secret envelopes for five to ten players. A fast-paced game of deception and betrayal. Beautiful wooden components. Solid game boards with foil inlay.
BrandSecret Hitler #ad
ManufacturerGoat, Wolf, & Cabbage LLC #ad
Height0.05 Inches
Length0.37 Inches
Weight2.36 Pounds
Width0.26 Inches
Part Number1

3. Plunder A Pirate's Life


Plunder A Pirate's Life, Family Game Night, Teens, Strategy Board Game for Adults, and Kids

Plunder A Pirate's Life #ad - A game night Crowd Pleaser. A pirate adventure Game for the Whole Family. Unleash your Inner Pirate! Build ships, wage Battle, find treasure, Conquer Islands. Easy to learn, 2 to 6 Players, Team Play Option.
BrandPlunder A Pirate's Life #ad
ManufacturerLost Boy Entertainment #ad
Height3.15 Inches
Length11.81 Inches
Width11.81 Inches
Part NumberKCS01

4. Repos Production



Repos Production #ad - Engaging and fun for the whole family. Easy rules have everyone playing in minutes. Use your creativity and imagination to solve the riddles from the visual clues.
BrandRepos Production #ad
ManufacturerPublisher Services Inc (PSI) #ad
Height10.82 Inches
Length10.82 Inches
Weight1.94 Pounds
Width2.24 Inches
Part NumberASMCONUS01
WarrantyNo Warranty

5. Catan Studio


Catan The Board Game, Multicolor

Catan Studio #ad - Players control their own civilization and look to spread across a modular hex board in a competition for victory points. To play with 5–6 players, the 5–6 player extension is required. Beware the robber’s nefarious plans as he steals resources and plunders the wealthy. 3 to 4 players, 60 minutes, ages over 10 The incredibly popular, multi award winning civilization building board game of harvesting and trading resources.
BrandCatan Studio #ad
ManufacturerCatan Studio #ad
Height3 Inches
Length11.63 Inches
Weight2 Pounds
Width9.5 Inches
Part NumberCN3071
WarrantyLifetime Warranty Against Manufacturer'S Defects

6. Latice


Latice Hawaii Strategy Board Game, The Multi-Award-Winning Smart New Family Board Game. Intelligent Fun for Creative People.

Latice #ad - This is the best game ever. This game should be a staple in every board game collection!" -Andrew Ferguson. Advanced players will play both offensively and defensively based on their knowledge of remaining tiles. Game duration: 20-40 minutes about 7-10 minutes per player.

Fast start: easy to learn rules! includes a short manual with pictures. Play faster by matching tiles on two or more sides, quick to play, a lifetime to master. Players: for 2 - 4 players plus 4 players per additional game set. Instructions: english. Lots of fun for your friends and family. Many ways to play: Optional rules from kiddie mode through endgame support casual through tournament play. 3 minutes to learn, with strategic potential to last a lifetime. Latice hawaii combines simple rules with evolving complexity for a unique game that’s easy to learn, 20 minutes to play, landing on sun squares or using wind tiles to shift tiles on the board.

Strategic thinking, spatial recognition: Reading the board, age, planning ahead to block and set up future turns. Other languages available for free on the Latice website. Contents: 84 acrylic tiles, box, 36 acrylic stones, 4 tile racks, sand timer, component organizer, 16" board, and instructions. For everyone: no language, or gender barriers, color-blind accessible through patterns on the tiles.
BrandLatice #ad
ManufacturerAdacio #ad
Height2 Inches
Length8.5 Inches
Weight2.4 Pounds
Width8.5 Inches
Part NumberLATICE-HE

7. Game Development Group


Wit's End Board Game, Ages 16 to Adult

Game Development Group #ad - For 2-6 players/teams. So think hard and have fun being at your Wit's End! Play as individuals or in teams. Think laterally and wrap your mind around a teaser, deduce the ODD-1-OUT, figure out the SEQUENCE, or try your luck in the WILD CARD category.

Scroll down to see more images, details and descriptions. An award winning board game that is great fun for party night, trivia night or family game night! a classic to add to your game collection. Wit's end is a challenging and entertaining trivia and brain-teasing game that will test your knowledge and engage how you think through some fun problem-solving. Ages 16 to Adult. The questions are packed with trivia, science, popular culture, geography, current affairs, riddles and brain teasers on history, arts and more. Answer questions in four mind-challenging categories as you work your way to the center of the board.
BrandGame Development Group #ad
ManufacturerGame Development Group Inc. #ad
Height3.38 Inches
Length9.75 Inches
Weight2.31 Pounds
Width9.75 Inches
Part Number11104

8. Blue Orange


Award Winning Family or Adult Strategy Board Game for 2 to 4 Players. Recommended for Ages 8 & Up., Blue Orange Games Photosynthesis Board Game

Blue Orange #ad - How to play: photosynthesis uses an action points allowance System mechanism. Family or adult strategy game: this 2 to 4 players nature inspired game can be enjoyed by parents playing with their children as well as adults, also plays very well as a 2 players abstract board game.

Eco friendly: blue orange is sensitive to the protection of planet earth and to climate change challenges and only uses recycled materials to manufacture Photosynthesis. Strategy board game: photosynthesis is one of the best environmental board games referring to the life cycle of trees, for science and biology enthusiasts. Take your trees through their life-cycle, from seedling to full bloom to rebirth, and earn light points as their leaves collect energy from the revolving sun’s rays. This best-selling board game has an amazing table presence with an ever-changing forest.

Photosynthesis was one of the top rated board games when it was released at Gen Con. Award winning game: 2018 mensa select winner, golden geek winner in Artwork & Presentation Board Game Geek, Spiel of Approval The Spiel, casual game revolution recommended, GeekDad Approved, The Dice Tower Best Board Game Production. It is easy to play for families enjoying other Blue Orange classic and award winning board games like Kingdomino, Planet, New York 1901. Best recommended for ages 8 & Up.
BrandBlue Orange #ad
ManufacturerBlue Orange #ad
Height11.8 Inches
Length3.5 Inches
Weight4 Pounds
Width11.8 Inches
Part Number05400
WarrantyNo Warranty

9. Z-Man Games


Carcassonne Board Game Standard

Z-Man Games #ad - Introduces the Abbot mini expansion and a new version of the river. Completely redesigned rulebook to make learning the game easier. Game and expansions have sold over 10 million copies worldwide. 2 – 5 players.
BrandZ-Man Games #ad
ManufacturerAsmode #ad
Height10.75 Inches
Length2.63 Inches
Weight1.54 Pounds
Width7.5 Inches
Part NumberZM7810
WarrantyNo Warranty

10. Repos Production


Duel, Multi-colored, Asmodee 7 Wonders

Repos Production #ad - Build a civilization that will crush your competition and flourish for centuries. Designed specifically for 2 player, head to head battles. Similar style of play as the award winning original, 7 wonders.
BrandRepos Production #ad
ManufacturerAsmodee #ad
Height8 Inches
Length2 Inches
Weight1.25 Pounds
Width8 Inches
Part NumberSEV07
WarrantyNo Warranty