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Thanksgiving waddles into our houses this week—and that makes it the excellent time to introduce non-gaming close friends and family members to some terrific board games. Ars staffers have compiled a list of some of their preferred party and “gateway” games particularly suited to far more casual holiday play sessions. Be the hit of your holiday by bringing anything new and surprising.
Qwirkle ($ 25)
Designer: Susan McKinley Ross