Every year, the Graph Drawing and Network
conference organizes a contest where they provide data which needs to be visualized. In 2023, the
creative topic deals with the top boardgames on boardgamegeek.com
their fans-also-liked relations.
In this visualization of the top-40 games, we show the connections between games according to what games the
fans also liked.
We divided the graph on three levels that provide different views on the data.
The games are arranged using the hierarchical layout style in yFiles, and have the same locations across all
For the green and red level, we picked for each game the connections to those games, that most fans rated better
respectively, and routed the connections separately on each level.
The third level shows a clustering based on the games' categories.
The data and the images are retrieved from boardgamegeek.com
Click on a specific game or connection and all neighboring games will be highlighted.
Explore the game relations and discover which game other fans of your favorite game loved
or where the ranking does not mirror the connections.