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This is a list of long games that take more than 30 minutes to play.

NameDescriptionMin PlayersMax PlayersStashesSetsGame MechanicsStatus
Barrakesh ExpressControl surface transport on Mars241 per player5Set collection, Hidden informationcomplete?
Barsoomian JetanFantasy chess on Barsoom (Mars)224(4)Chess, Angular movementcomplete?
BridgeA strategy game where you try to connect opposing edges of an 8x8 board.2220Movementcomplete?
Chain ReactionFire 'particles' at 'atoms' and direct the chain reaction to let you capture pieces266Placement, Stackingcomplete?
Crystal CavernsRPG played on a playing card dungeon map155Boardcomplete?
Crystal City CatanColonial building in the style of The Settlers of Catan by Klaus Teuber2266 (5 Rainbow plus 1 Xeno or vice versa)Resource Managementcomplete?
Crystal WarsWargame played on Martian Coasters245Boardcomplete?
EfniUse pyramids to win Fluxx goals261 per player5 or less (depending on number of players)Set collection, Hidden informationcomplete?
Emperor's GardenTry destroying the Fujiwara clan to assert the new Emperor's power242-51Victory points, Guessingcomplete?
ExtinctionTwo races of creatures fight to make the other go extinct.222Capturecomplete?
FreimaurereiConduct lodge-based conspiracies during the European Enlightenment22910Resource management, Hidden informationcomplete?
Galaa.k.a. Farmer's Chess244Capturecomplete?
Gorean KaissaFantasy chess on the planet Gor226(4)Chesscomplete?
Hexano-DuelA more strategic variant of Volcano played with 9 stashes on a hexagonal board229Volcanocomplete?
Houses of ThothErecting Pyramids on Tarot cards, and vice versa2555Accumulation, Constructioncomplete?
Ice ColonyA game of trying to build up your colony and take control of a variety of terrain and eliminate your opponent.2410Direct conflict, EliminationNearly Complete
Ice PalaceA game of simple mechanics but complex interactions where players compete to win “hands” and ultimately control the construction of the Ice Palace.361/player + 25 for 3 players (+1/additional player)Placement, Pyramid drawcomplete?
Lonely IceA solitaire game of attack.14Unknowncomplete?
MagmaJumpy patience on a Volcano board125+5+Puzzle, Jumpingcomplete?
Martian CanalsA placement and capture game of Martian stone circles and pyramids.212one per player5 for up to 5 players, 10 for 6 to 10 playersPlacement, Capturecomplete?
Martian Coaster ChaturangaMartian Chess-like game; get the most points at end241Dynamic boardComplete
Martian SenetA race through the Martian underworld2222Stacking, Modular boardcomplete?
Martian Tic-Tac-ToeTic-Tac-Toe with Icehouse pieces23Placementcomplete?
Martianopolis 500Zip around the track to the finish.241 per player1Unknowncomplete?
NileUse your workers to build the great pyramids of Egypt2255Unknowncomplete?
Pentamid TwistGet five pieces in a row2220Placement, Dynamic boardcomplete?
PhalansteryOrganize a harmonious group within the utopian phalanx12106, i.e. 3 RXDraw, Eruptioncomplete?
PyLiPo353 to 42Movement, Creative Writingcomplete?
QuicksandA strategy game where you try to capture your opponent's pieces on a board that is in constant flux.2220Placement, Capture, Board Rotationcomplete?
Quicksand (Polish)Gra strategiczna, w której plansza nieustannie się zmienia, a celem jest zdobywanie piramidek przeciwnika.2220Umieszczanie i zbijanie piramidek, Obracanie planszcomplete?
QuintazoneAn Icehouse/Aquarius hybrid251 per player2+ (more needed for fewer players)Tile-laying, Placementcomplete?
RAMbots FactoryA variant of RAMbots where the factory floor moves and changes orientation and adds various board elements to interact with.241 per player1 per playerNonecomplete?
Race to the TopA combo game.310Unknowncomplete?
Rosicrucian Chessoccult chess variant a.k.a. Enochian Chess2454Chess, Divinationcomplete?
Super Death RayImage coming soon...235Color powers, Freeform boardcomplete?
The Fast and Ferocious; or, Black IceA racing game with multiple tracks and self-placed obstacles.21RaceInitial design
The Wilds of MarsA simple little photo safari game.242Movement, Hand managementComplete
Treehouse Snakes and LaddersSnakes & Ladders with pyramids, real decisions, and lots of player interaction.251Stacking, Roll and movePlaytesting
Vankor Gang WarsA game of revolution and city takeover, for many players488 maximum2 per playerDestructioncomplete?
Vankor WarsA game of revolution and city takeover244 maximumDestructioncomplete?
Whack ChessChess with stacking pyramids and a dynamic board2244Chess, Dynamic boardcomplete?
WormholesA mind-warping space battle for 2 or more players.2101 per player1 per 5 playersDice, Move & Firecomplete?
YshuisAn abstract strategy game for two or more players (inspired by the game Y.)261Placement, MovementInitial design
ZigguratA push-and-shove race around and up the sides of a pyramid.243Roll and move, BlockingPlaytesting