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5 amazing board game deals to survive lockdown: 60% off Catan, Cluedo


Take a break from scrolling through your phone and check out these awesome board games deals.

We're halfway through 2021 and most Australian states and territories are going through some sort of lockdown. While the number of COVID-19 cases and the lockdown time period may differ, there's no denying that most of us are bored at home right now.

That's where a great board game comes in. It can easily fill in that spare time and can be accompanied by plenty of snacks, a cup of tea or a glass of red if you're in the mood.

Whether you're looking for a game to play on your own, with your partner or with the whole family, we've got you covered. These are the very best board game deals that we think are going to get you through lockdown.

Best board game for adults

  • Rated as Finder's best strategy board game for adults, Catan is a complex game that's all about trading, building and settling. Right now, you can get it for just $49, instead of the usual price of $80 – meaning you're saving 39%.

Best board game for families

  • Chosen as Finder's best board game for families, Cluedo is a fun whodunit game. It's simple, straightforward and can be enjoyed by both adults and kids. Add it to your shopping cart for just $20, instead of the usual price of $40 – meaning you're saving 50%.

Best board game for kids

  • You can't go wrong with Pictionary. While you don't need to be an amazing drawer to play, it does force you to bring out your creative side – something that your kids will love while being in lockdown. Get your hands on it for just $20, saving 60% off the usual price of $50. It also just so happens to be Finder's choice for the best classic board game for kids.

Best card game

  • A fan-favourite game to play at home is UNO. For a limited time, you can get it for just $5.95, saving 40% off the usual price of $9.99. You can also find it on Finder's list of the best card games, specifically for families.

Best 1-player board game

  • In lockdown on your own? Scythe is set in Eastern Europe and takes you to a different world. The game is currently going for $99, meaning you save 29% off the usual price of $139.95. It's also featured on Finder's list of the best solo board games.

If you're interested in seeing even more amazing offers, head straight on over to our dedicated guide to the end of financial year sales. You can also check out our round-up of the very best EOFY deals, covering all sorts of categories from fashion to beauty to home.

Need help restocking your wardrobe? Check out the latest fashion deals, see retailers with free shipping offers and shop across our extensive buying guides.

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