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Hollywood's House of Cards: 5 Elegant Board Games to Gift This Season

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Retro board games

It's not just the traditional deck that has the town's players wheeling and dealing. Retro board games are the holiday antidote to electronic-device overload.

Forget Candy Crush; indulge in five throwback board games that are perfect for the fashionably fun family during the holidays.

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MATCHMAKER

Christian Lacroix Jungle Leo Memory Game with 32 tiles; $36, at Neiman Marcus or neimanmarcus.com.

A STACKED DECK

Hermes Mises et Relances two-tone cardholder and playing cards; cardholder $740, set of two decks of playing cards $105, at Hermes stores, 800-441-4488.

MAKING BANK

L.L.Bean deluxe reversible Monopoly/Scrabble set; $149, llbean.com.

THROW THE DICE

Jonathan Adler lacquer backgammon set (available in orange, navy or purple); $395, at Jonathan Adler or jonathanadler.com.

GAME OF THRONES

Lanvin wooden chess set; $490, at Lanvin, Beverly Hills.

LIFE-SIZE FUN

Holz Bibabutze XXL Wooden Connect Game; $275, neimanmarcus.com.

This story first appeared in the Jan. 8, 2016, issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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