Lots of great board games, buy one, get half off at Target

Goal offers a great opportunity to stock up on essential board games for less. If you add two games participating in the sale to your cart, the retailer will give a 50% discount on a game of equal or lesser value. Some of our favorite tabletop titles are included in this promotion. For example, if you have the fourth edition of Twilight Empire and its extension, Prophecy of Kingsyou’ll pay just $167.99 instead of the usual price of $204.99 for the star-spanning epic.

Many of the usual suspects we recommend are present, including Wingspan, Dominion, AzulAnd Pandemic legacy. You can also use this promotion as an excuse to purchase Essentials Kits for some of our favorite tabletop games, such as Dungeons and Dragons And BatTletech. Target claims there are a total of over 600 games to choose from in this sale. That’s a lot, so we’ve picked out a few of our favorites for you to check out below.

Carrot is an asymmetrical board game for up to four players that look alike Game of Thrones crossed with Disney’s cutely designed animals Robin Hood. Players can take on the role of alliances of cats, birds, or mice in an attempt to bring the forest under their unique rule or defend it from oppression.

Twilight Empire Fourth Edition and its extension, Prophecy of Kings, form a space opera of epic proportions for up to eight players. A single game of Twilight Empire It may take several afternoons to complete, but it offers an unparalleled sense of scale. Each game lets you write your own space opera with unique battles, politics, trade, exploration, super weapons and more.

The Battletech essentials The box contains two pre-assembled models, a double-sided map, dice, a quick start guide, reference cards and some additional literature to keep you up to date with the world of BattleTech and are big stompy robots.

The Dungeons and Dragons Starter set, Dragons of Stormwreck Isle, is easily the best way to introduce new players to the larger world of D&D. The modestly sized box contains an introductory rulebook, an adventure book for Dungeon Masters, a set of dice, and a handful of pre-generated characters to play as.

For a more robust introduction you can also use the Dungeons & Dragons Essentials Packwhich comes with a rulebook, Dungeon Master screen, a set of 11 dice, a handy set of cards for things players need to keep track of (initiative, magic items, etc.) and the one-shot adventure, Dragon of Icespire Peak.