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Old 08-13-2019, 07:32 PM
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Originally Posted by HMS Irruncible View Post
Hey, question for you board gamers. What's a good game for 9 year old kids that can go in 30 minutes or so? Maybe a card-type game?
Originally Posted by glee View Post
Pandemic (the original version) takes 30 - 45 minutes.

It's a co-operative game (very useful to avoid squabbling and disappointment.)
Players can discuss moves (which speeds things up.)
I would recommend Flash Point as well. It's another co-op. It has basic and advanced rules so you can adjust the difficulty. And even young kids can grasp the theme; the players are a team of firefighters who are trying to rescue the occupants of a burning house before the fire spreads too far.