12 of the Oldest Board Games You’re Still Playing Today

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Wikia (Harry Potter)

Wikia (Harry Potter)

While card games such as Apples to Apples and Cards Against Humanity are the go-tos for the modern era, classic board games such as the following continue to span the generations. And we’re not saying ‘classic’ as in ‘90s board games. No no, when we say ‘classic,’ we mean they were conceived even before your parents were a glimmer in their own parents’ minds.

From 1957 and back — that means 50+ years ago and beyond! — here are 12 of the oldest board games kids and adults alike are still playing today: