Card and Board Games for Two Players

A Listmania! list by E. Haggstrom (Somerville, MA USA)
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The list author says: "This is a list of games that can be played with two people. This is intended for adults who like challenging and sometimes complex games. This list is a work in progress so check back if you're interested."
Dominion
1.  Dominion by Rio Grande Games
The list author says:
  "This is one of my all-time favorites. It plays equally well with 2, 3, or 4 players. This game has nearly limitless replay-ability."
$29.20   Used & New from: $19.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,081 customer reviews)

Stone Age
2.  Stone Age by Rio Grande Games
The list author says:
  "Another excellent game for 2-4 players. It's pretty quick to learn, but has a fair amount of strategic depth."
$99.95   Used & New from: $84.98
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews)

Ticket To Ride
3.  Ticket To Ride by Days of Wonder
The list author says:
  "This is a great simple game for 2 to 5 players."
$35.99   Used & New from: $24.00
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,309 customer reviews)

San Juan
4.  San Juan by Rio Grande Games
The list author says:
  "This is a fun card game for 2 to 4 players. It's pretty easy to learn but still offers some intellectual stimulation."
$34.98   Used & New from: $29.00
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews)

Race For The Galaxy
5.  Race For The Galaxy by Rio Grande Games
The list author says:
  "This game has essentially the same game mechanic as San Juan, but with a whole lot more complexity."
$24.11
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (153 customer reviews)

Fluxx Card Game
6.  Fluxx Card Game 
The list author says:
  "This game is most fun when played with a large group of people but is still enjoyable with just two."
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St. Petersburg New Society & Banquet Expansion
7.  St. Petersburg New Society & Banquet Expansion by Rio Grande Games
The list author says:
  "This is a game for two to four players. The srategy changes dramatically depending on the number of players, but it's a lot of fun with any number."
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Caylus
8.  Caylus by Rio Grande Games
The list author says:
  "This is an excellent game for two with some real complexity. After dozens of plays it's still different and interesting every time."
$46.01   Used & New from: $42.92
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (35 customer reviews)

Amyitis
9.  Amyitis by Rio Grande Games
The list author says:
  "This one is fairly new for us, but it holds promise. It's got a lot to it."
$43.09   Used & New from: $27.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

To Court the King
10.  To Court the King by Rio Grande Games
The list author says:
  "This is a dice based game that is vaguely Yahtzee-esque. It may be more fun with three or four, but definitely works with two."
Used & New from: $100.00
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