Most of us grew up playing board games with our friends and family. And even in the digital age, many of us still do. According to Research and Markets, the world board-games market is poised to grow 9 percent annually through 2023. The market size for board games at that point will be $12 billion.
Newer games like Settlers of Catan and Pandemic are leading the way, but the oldies like Monopoly still hold places in our hearts. You may have some of these older board games tucked away and forgotten in an attic or basement, or have come across them in thrift stores.
What you may not realize is that quite a few of these old board games can be valuable. Some games can sell for thousands of dollars, especially if they are in good condition with all of the playing pieces intact. Here’s a list of vintage and antique board games selling for high prices.