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Buy Japanese Board Games

We love board games, and we know that many of you do too. That’s why we’re excited to offer a great selection of Japanese board games. Japanese games are all the rage these days, and for good reason. Board games from Japan are often minimalist in design, aesthetically pleasing, and they tend to pack a lot of game in small boxes. But most of all, they are a lot of fun to collect and play.

If you have any questions about Japanese board games or any other games, get in touch with the More Than Meeples team at our board game shop. Feel free to contact us online and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

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The Intricate and Thoughtful Design of Japanese Board Games

If you’re looking for great board games from Japan to add to your collection, or if you’re just curious about what Japanese games have to offer, check out some of our options below.

For All Ages

  • Nine Tiles Panic – It’s a race to be the quickest to complete your nine-tile city to score the most points. But don’t make a mistake or it’ll cost you.
  • Crash Octopus – Flick your boat and flick the treasure to gain the riches of the sea, all while avoiding the attack of the giant octopus.
  • Pokemon Dobble Card Game – The classic game of Dobble with a Pokemon theme. Check the card symbols and race to collect or get rid of your cards.

A Step Up in Difficulty

  • Goat n Goat Card Game – Guide your goat to the highest point on the mountain. But goats are stubborn, so you need to strategically manage your hand of cards to move your goats.
  • Scout Card Game – A simple game that’s deep on strategy. Play using cards with multiple uses, and how you use your cards will determine how you score points to win the game.
  • Rokumon – A deceptively challenging game where 2 players compete to defeat each other to become the Shogun. Who will be the first to win in one of three ways?

Classics

  • Modern Art Oink Games Edition – The classic auction game of Modern Art redesigned by Oink Games with a stylish minimalistic look.
  • Deep Sea Adventure – Dive deep to get the treasure in this deep-sea diving game. The deeper you dive the more treasure you get. But don’t go too deep or you won’t make it back to your ship.
  • A Fake Artist Goes to New York – Everyone’s an artist and has to draw the same picture. But one person doesn’t know what to draw. Can you guess who the fake artist is?
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See something you like?

You can buy board games online with More Than Meeples and get them anywhere in Australia with our $10 flat rate shipping. If you have any questions or if you’re looking for a particular game, contact us online and we’ll do our best to get you what you want.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Japanese games are board games from Japan that are either designed by Japanese games designers or published by Japanese game publishing companies.

All of the Japanese games we sell will come with an English rulebook, unless otherwise stated. Japanese games will also often have English rules available online. If you have any concerns about being able to understand the rules of a Japanese game, contact us and we’ll answer any questions you have.

The complexity of Japanese games are just like other kinds of games – some are easy to play while others are more complicated. If you’d like to know more about the difficulty of a particular game, get in touch with the team at More Than Meeples and we’ll help you out.

It is difficult to make blanket recommendations, as every gaming group is different. You can contact us with details about the kind of games you and your gaming group like to play and we’ll work with you help you find some Japanese games you’ll enjoy.

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