Twist Of Fate: Oliver Twist

“May I have some more, please?”…more fun board game time that is!

This board game for 10 year olds, Twist of Fate, is based on Charles Dickens’ novel, Oliver twist. It is London during the beginning of the industrial revolution in the 19th century; a harsh place to live if you are poor. Escaping the degradation of the industrial city and finding sanctuary from the ever-present crime and vice is something only money or luck can provide. Gain luck and shillings and help Oliver twist find sanctuary at Mr. Brownlow’s home by acquiring 8 sanctuary points.

This game is also a great way to introduce the story of Oliver Twist!

Board Games For 10 Year Olds: Twist Of Fate

Game Specs:

  • Ages 10 and up
  • 2-4 players
  • 30 mins playing time
  • Strategy, competitive, story based
Board Games for 10 Year Olds: Twist of Fate
Cards used to outwit your opponent
Board Games for 10 Year Olds: Twist of Fate
Shown: One part of the storyline, the beginning
Twist of Fate Board Game for 10 year olds
Work your way through the storyline

Why it is a good board game for 10 year olds

  • Introduces the all time favorite: Oliver Twist
  • Let’s children introduce their imagination to the game – try speaking in an accent while playing!
  • Allows children to test their deduction skills
  • Makes it possible for children to learn more about “press your luck” activities

Forbidden Island Cooperative Board Game

Looking for a great, “let’s-work-together” style board game for 10 year olds?

Then it is time to work together to collect the treasures on this island and helicopter out before the island sinks! In this cooperative board game, you will join a team of fearless adventurers on a do-or-die mission to capture four sacred treasures from the ruins of this perilous paradise.

By working together, you will succeed by collecting all four treasures discovered on the island, and then make it to the helicopter pad and escape, all while the island begins to slowly sink…well, slowly at first!

This is a favorite for our family among the GameWright selections and hope that you enjoy it too!

Board Games For 10 Year Olds: Forbidden Island

Game Specs:

  • Ages 10 and up
  • 2 to 4 players
  • Playing time: 30 mins
  • Strategic thinking, problem solving, cooperative

Why it is a good board game for 10 year olds:

  • Allows children to tap into their sense of adventure: On an island that is sinking with treasures to be located
  • Encourages problem solving skills
  • Lets children discover their “press your luck” skills
  • Makes a great family connector
  • Lets children be in charge of their outcomes