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The World's Best Board Games is a compilation of board game conversions, these are not separate shareware games that have been bundled together, this is an integrated package. It consists of the following games:
  • Backgammon
  • Chess
  • Draughts/Checkers
  • Blocked
  • Chinese Checkers
  • Catch The Hat
  • Nine Men's Morris
  • Pachisi
  • Peg Solitaire
  • Reversi / Othello
  • Snakes & Ladders
Peg Solitaire is a single player game, others such as Chess and Draughts are two player, Chinese Checkers is a three player game while Others like Snakes & ladders are four player games.
Every game must have one human player. The player can choose different faces for themselves and their computer opponents, sound is optional, all games gave two viewpoints and all opponents have three skill levels. All games are played with the mouse.


The World's Best Board Games Windows The first page of the rules for Catch The Hat.
Not a game that you often see on the computer
The World's Best Board Games Windows The overhead view at the start of a game of Blocked!
It is a four player game but here only three players have been configured
The World's Best Board Games Windows The backgammon high score table. 
There's one for many of the games and each comes pre-populated with names like this
The World's Best Board Games Windows Before a game can start the player(s) are shown a copy of the game's rules

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Alternate Titles

  • "Любимые настольные игры" -- Russian spelling
  • "World's Most Famous Boardgames" -- Name of the installed product

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piltdown_man (151592) added The World's Best Board Games (Windows) on Feb 02, 2015