The Game of the Year (Game of the Year), the most prestigious award for board and card games, is awarded annually by a jury of German game critics. Since 2011 the Kennerspiel des Jahres for more complex games is also annually awarded.
The Spiel des Jahres typically recognizes the best games for the entire family
Hanabi—named for the Japanese word for "fireworks".
A coop game of staggering genius and simplicity. It's so elegant, yet tense and full of levels of meaning in the communication between players.
2013 Spiel des Jahres award winner.