Top Games

If you and your family enjoy playing games together, then you’ll be interested in any of the 2016 top games that you can select from for your holiday entertainment.

PieFace Showdown
PieFace Showdown! Game

Right there are the top of the list of top games this Christmas are the PieFace! Game and Pieface Showdown! Game. The game is for two players and is easy to set up. It promises hours of hilarious family fun and a lot of laughs.

he idea is to put your face in the hole and you’ll get your face plastered with whip cream, or the like. It’s suitable for any age.

What you get with the game:

  • 1 pie thrower
  • 1 throwing arm
  • 2 chin rests
  • 2 splash-card masks
  • 1 sponge

The Ticket to Ride game is still quite popular and it now boasts expansions like the Europe version, the 1910 version, 1912, and the Asian route. This is another strategy challenge-based game that makes you think before you act. It’s appropriate for ages eight and up–anyone who likes a challenge.

Pokeman Hedbanz Game
Pokemon Hedbanz game


Pokemon Hedbanz game–the question game of “What am I?” is quite popular but not for kids under five years old. Along with the instructions, here’s what you get:

  • 60 character cards
  • 24 scoring chips
  • 6 headbands
  • 6 headbands toppers
  • timer

Catan has been around for a while and still remains a bit hit in the game genre. The quest to settle the isle of Catan is what maintains this fun game. It’s been awarded Game of the Year in various countries. The aim of the game is to guide the sellers, try to tame Catan. Many families find the game challenging with its many expansion packs you can invest in to extend the life of the game. 

Spot It! is still going strong as a favorite game for family fun. Made for kids, you can get the original version, or the On the Road versions. This is a great game to enhance cognitive skills, but kids find it’s a blast, too. 

applestoapplesApples to Apples is a fun party game for kids ages 12 and up. The judge reads a selection from their card, and then all of the players choose the card in their hand which they feel best describes what the judge is looking for.

Mattel’s Blokus Game, a strategy game for the entire family remains a hit with consumers and challenges all ages.

Hedbanz–still another tried and true game–an award-winning game of guessing “What am I? Imagine sitting around a table with headgear on and a card facing outward to the rest of the group that you can’t see.

That’s what the popular Hedbanz game is all about; and it has a picture where you have to ask questions to try to figure out what you are.

Cards Against Humanity has been on Amazon’s Best Seller list in Games for a long time. But it’s an adult game, and not suitable for kids. That’s why it’s imperative that you read to determine how appropriate a game is for your intended players.

The holidays are the perfect time to catch up with family and friends and enjoy each other’s company. And they say that the family that plays together stays together. So plan on having fun with any of these best selling games.

Of course, as numerous a selection of games as there are, many classic, traditional games such as Jenga, Monopoly, Scrabble, Candyland, Uno–all just seem to have a permanent place on the list of families’ top games to enjoy.