‘Risk’ is a turn based strategy board game that allows you to dominate the whole world. Developed and published by Hasbro, the game has found immense popularity among teens and adults alike. Needless to say, it managed to spawn a lot more games that play very similar. Let us today look at some of these games that have stayed loyal to the genre over the years. Here is the list of video games similar to Risk that are our recommendations. You can play these games like Risk on PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC, iPhone, Android, mac or even online.
12. Twilight Struggle
‘Twilight Struggle is a 1940s board game developed by Playdek Inc. that revolves around the Cold War between the US and the USSR. It is a board game that is highly influenced by real world events. It contains events from the Vietnamese to the Cuban warfare. So if you are looking for a historically accurate experience similar to the events of the Cold War, then this is the game for you. There is a multiplayer support to the game that involves you taking part in battles in a coop situation with your friends. The game offers daily quests that allow you to gain extra resources in the game that allows you to avert nuclear annihilation. It is presently available on the Windows platform and macOS devices, so if you are looking for a game like ‘Risk’, then you will definitely like playing through this one.
‘Warlight’ is another board game that allows you to conquer the whole world similar to ‘Risk’. You need to maintain an appearance on the map so that your opponents are not able to wipe you out from the map. It is extremely important that you have a strong presence so that you are able to take over your opponents. It definitely helps if you if you have a prior experience with board games like ‘Risk’, so that the basic strategy is familiar with you. You start off with a country and then need to take over your enemies as you go along the game. It generally places the different players in different corners of the map, so that the neighbouring countries are open to you for expansion.
10. Catan Universe