With the rise of online casual gaming and mobile gaming, board games have lost their value for the casual gamer. However, some of the board games have excellent design and hence been very successful in their times. Now companies like EA are bringing back big board game titles onto the tablets (primarily iPad). There are a myriad of board games which have been ported to the iPad but some of the most popular ones include, the Game of Life, Boggle and BattleShip. A more detailed list of games and gameplay can be found here and here.