The Holy Grail
This is the book you’ve all been waiting for! No coffee table should be without it! Learn the ins and outs, history, rules, and so much more about the best yard games from around the world! The World’s Best Backyard Games is the definitive book on the top yard games from six of the world’s seven continents.
This encyclopedia of yard games teaches readers about the world’s 29 greatest games; ranging from classics such as Italy’s Bocce, Spain’s Caliche and Native American’s Cherokee Marbles to newcomers such as the U.S.’s Spikeball and Ethiopia’s Korbo.
Featured Game of the Month!
Sink or Shoot Game
Remember the game Battle Ship when you were younger? Well SOS takes it to a whole new level. Its the same game play but this time there are consequences. When your ship is hit, you're taking a small shot of your drink.
Originally from Chicago, my yard game roots started by playing corn hole (bags) in the backyards and driveways of my friends houses during graduation parties and BBQ's. As I got older my eyes were opened to newer and better games...
Here at Yard Games World, there are three important missions.
My main mission is to spread knowledge of different cultures from all over the globe. I’ve been fortunate enough to have traveled the world and one thing every culture has in common, is the love and pride for their traditions. These games are a big part of these traditions and help provide a sense of identity for the communities they were developed in. Just like the different foods around the world...
“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.”
― Eleanor Roosevelt