Pandemic Legacy: Season 1 (Red Edition)
Designed by Matt Leacock, Rob Daviau
Current overall rank on BoardGameGeek: 1
Current overall rank on reddit r/boardgames: 1
The world is on the brink of disaster. In Pandemic Legacy, your disease-fighting team must keep four deadly diseases at bay for a whole year. Each month will bring new surprises, and your actions in each game will have repercussions on the next. Will you let cities fall to the diseases? Will your team be enough to keep the viruses at bay for a whole year? Craft your own unique Pandemic experience with Pandemic Legacy.
Pandemic Legacy is basically Pandemic except that they're changing the rules from play to play and you're building upon what you've previously done. Because of this, the game becomes significantly better because you have this urge play more meticulously to make sure you win and improve your capabilities for next time. This game deserves its ranking of #1 board game on BoardGameGeek.