You are bird enthusiasts—researchers, bird watchers, ornithologists, and collectors—seeking to discover and attract the best birds to your network of wildlife preserves.


You’re a fallen leader attempting to restore your honor and power in an alternate history 1920s period. It is a time of farming and war, broken hearts and rusted gears, innovation and Valor.


Find adventure in a marvelous asymmetric game. Root provides limitless replay value as you and your friends explore the unique factions all wanting to rule a fantastic forest Kingdom.


In Catan, players try to be the dominant force on the island of Catan by building settlements, cities, and roads. On each turn dice are rolled to determine what resources the island produces.

Ticket to Ride

Ticket to Ride is a cross-country train adventure where players collect cards of various types of train cars that enable them to claim railway routes connecting cities in various countries.


From designer Matt Leacock, Pandemic is a cooperative game of teamwork for two to four players. As members of an elite disease control team, you must keep four deadly diseases at bay. Work together as you travel the globe to treat infections while collecting the cards you need to discover a cure for each disease.

Small World

Literally. A bunch of different races (halflings, dwarves, ratmen, skeletons, giants … have decided to settle a territory which is sparsely populated by a few remaining tribes, but there’s simply not enough space for everyone, which leads to armed conflicts pretty quickly. With mix-and-match races and quirky powers.


Use your cunning to outsmart your opponents, or connect with them to share your growth, as you use your followers to build the area around your fortified city. An ever expanding board becomes your countryside with cities, roads, monasteries, and fields, strategically placed and defended on your way to victory.


Discover the unique abilities of your own Disney villain as you work towards your story-based, strategic objective.


A word association game complete with spies, agents, secret identities, and assassins. Use the clues to figure out the true identities of the codenames, avoid the opposing team, and elude the assassin on your way to victory.

Exploding Kittens

A card game for people who are into kittens and explosions and laser beams and sometimes goats. It’s a highlystrategic, kitty-powered version of Russian roulette…

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Voted Best Game Store Again and Again

Fantastic Games is the Best Game Store in Idaho

Fantastic Games has won Best of Boise again! As the 2022 winner, we remain commited to serving more than just Boise and Meridian. We are here to serve all of Idaho!

We win every year because we have the largest selection of puzzles and board games in all of the Northwest. If you are looking for a board game or puzzle, the chances are we have what you are looking for. Thank you for your support, Boise!


Manage a group of worker dice who become more experienced - and effective - as the Game progresses. Strategize, adapt to a different board layout every time you play, and look to the skies, as each coming eclipse means that your efforts will be evaluated - and your fame tested against the passage of time. #games #local #fantasticgames #boise ...

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Thank you for voting Fantastic Games as the Best Game Store in Boise! We absolutely love providing the best game selection in The Valley. #local #gamestore #bestofboise ...

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In Dixit each player is the storyteller in turn. The storyteller chooses a card from their hand and gives a clue (word, phrase, song...). The other players choose the card in their hand that best fits this clue. The Storyteller’s card is shuffled with the players’ cards, then all the chosen cards are revealed. Which is the storyteller’s card? Players secretly vote, then the scoring begins! #local #business #localbusiness #games #dixit ...

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Codenames: Duet keeps the basic elements of Codenames — give one-word clues to try to get someone to identify your agents among those on the table — but now you're working together as a team to find all of your agents. #local #localbusiness #games #gamestore #boise #downtown ...

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In one night ultimate alien, strange beings from the heavens have infiltrated your small village, bringing fearsome futuristic technology and an insatiable appetite for both villagers and cows. Fortunately, the village has many powerful inhabitants, most of whose goal is to save it from the alien invaders. One night ultimate alien is a fast game for 4-10 players where everyone gets a role: the scary technologically-advanced aliens, the all-knowing leader, the tippable cow, or others, each with a special ability. #shoplocal #boise #games #local ...

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Taco! Cat! Goat! Cheese! Pizza! is as unique as its name. It's a power packed quick and simple punk party game. This is a high octane rowdy cousin to Slap Jack and Irish Snap, and it's filled to the brim with hand slapping mayhem! #local #shoplocal #boise #dowtownboise #gamestore #bestofboise ...

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Vote for us as Boise’s Best Game Store and you will receive 10% off your in-store purchase! #boise #local #boiseweekly #bestofboise2023 ...

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Stop in today to pick up a copy of Precious Cargo! In Precious Cargo you are the leader of a country. To start, all you have is a single ship with one sail. By making clever choices about what goods to trade, which ports to visit and colonize, and when to invest in improving your fleet, you could build an empire and make a fortune for your country! #games #local #localbusiness #boise #preciouscargo ...

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We love helping out Toys for Tots! This year we are especially grateful that we were able to help them get all the puzzles and games they needed! #buylocal ...

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We Believe in Doing What You Love!

We are a small company with big dreams, and we know what it takes to get where we want to go. It takes a team of dedicated and happy people with a shared dream of turning a hobby into a passion. 

Fantastic Games is more than a place to work. It is a place where you get to let your inner child out and live your dreams. Fantastic Games is the best place to work in Idaho because every member of the Fantastic Games team is a part of something fantastic and fun.

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Escape From the Museum–If You Can!

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Don’t Be Stupid Kickstarter Campaign

We Design Our Own Games!

Have your trivia nights grown dull with the same lame trivia game your grandpa used to play. Well, Don’t Be Stupid! Don’t Be Stupid is the game that will fix all that with fun trivia questions that expand your general knowledge and create interesting conversation. Each playing card comes with a trivia question, a trivia answer, a debate question, and cited sources. A variety of ways to play, the possibilities are endless. 

(Note… We will be relaunching our Kickstarter soon. Keep an eye out!)


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