Luckily, no cute kittens are harmed while playing this card game. With simple rules, hilarious artwork, and suspense, this fast card game is a lot of fun to play with friends. The game is very easy to pick up. The game is very similar to Russian Roulette where the idea is to avoid picking up the Exploding Kitten card. There are a couple a wrinkles that make the game require a bit of strategy.
Is she tired of traditional board games but not yet ready for Cards Against Humanity? Kids Against Maturity is basically Cards Against Humanity for kids. If you don’t like fart jokes and innuedos for adults, stay away from this game because it is slightly edgier than Apples To Apples. There are 500 question and answer cards. Players have to use their cards to fill in the blanks on the question cards. The combos are often hilarious and it’s up to a judge to decide, which one is best.
Who isn’t obsessed with Unicorns? Started on Kickstarter, Unstable Unicorns is a card game that raised an ungodly amount of money. In Unstable Unicorns, you must build a unicorn army. The player that is the first to collect seven unicorns in their hand is the winner, but thanks to the “Neigh” cards there are numerous obstacles in your way. It’s much a game of strategy as it is a game of betrayal. Add rainbows and a little sparkle to your game night.
Setup like a spy thriller, Codenames is an inventive word game that is played with two teams. The idea is to use a one word clue and a number that describes a bunch of other words. An example would be: pets, 2. So your team would have to find 2 pets among the group of cards. It sounds simple but it requires a lot of strategy.
From the makers of Exploding Kittens, Throw Throw Burritos is a party card game unlike any other out there. It’s a dodgeball card game where you’ll literally throw burritos at each other. You’ll be ducking and dodging to avoid the burrito, while laughing and having a ball of a time. It’s over-the-top, hilarious fun and perfect for mixing up things on family game night. Let the burrito wars begin!
From the creators of the world’s #1 murder mystery company (Hunt A Killer), Death At The Dive Bar is an all-new immersive Who-Done-It murder mystery experience. This exciting new mystery game will send chills down your spine, pique curiosity, and challenge players to solve the crime. It takes place in an Old Scratch Tavern. With whispers that the ‘accidental’ death of the owner wasn’t so accidental, players have to uncover the truth – before it’s too late. In the box you get evidence directly from the crime scene, and contextual materials into the game world — letters written by the characters (laced with ciphers), hefty police and witness reports, objects found at the scene, and much more. Players must review notes, letters, and other evidence to determine the motives, means, and opportunities of the suspects. To crack the case, players must compare forensic details about the scene of the crime to narrow down suspects and decipher coded messages to open a deposit bag where the victim hid evidence. In all Hunt A Killer games, players become fully immersed in the intricate world as they attempt to crack the case. Players will be eerily challenged and have an exhilarating time trying to solve this mystery with friends and family. Can you solve the murder of Nick Webster?
Inspired by the beloved Friends TV series, Monopoly: Friends The TV Series captures some of the series’ most memorable situations and locations. Play as Ross, Rachel, Chandler, Phoebe, Monica, or Joey with exclusive tokens. The game board features iconic scenes and themes, such as Relaxi Taxi, All the Candy, Ross’ Teeth, Holiday Armadillo, or Central Perk — the local coffee house. Any Friends-obsessed fan will be delighted by this fun edition of Monopoly. You’ll be laughing and reminiscing about the show as you play. Perfect for game night, it’s a must-have for any Friends fan.
In Settlers Of Catan, you will have to manage your resources to take control over an island. On each roll of the dice, you will get different resources and will have to trade and use them wisely to build out your civilization.
Sushi Go has been updated with more cards to support up to 8 players at once. The idea of the game is to pick a card and pass the rest of the cards to the player beside you. Each card you grab is sort of like grabbing a food item on a conveyor belt. Different combinations of cards are worth a different amount of points. The idea is score the highest amount of points with your combination of cards.
Award winning, Ticket To Ride is a classic board game that everyone should play. It’s so simple to play. The idea is to claim railway routes, connecting cities. The longer the routes, the more points you collect.
Get ready to nerd out! Thanks to Stranger Things and pop culture, everybody is playing Dungeons and Dragons. It’s a collaborative storytelling experience that connects people together. Are you ready to jump through a magical portal into Dungeons & Dragons? The Essentials Kit is the perfect way to hop in. You don’t need a lot of players to join and it is possible to play with just one other player. The easy to follow rule book walks you through creating your first character and going on your first adventure. The kit includes everything you need to get started including dice, maps, and cards.
Every time you play Carcassonne, the game is different. Players pick up tiles and connect them to the existing tiles by matching various elements. The object of the Carcassonne is to score the most points by placing knights, farmers and thieves on the tiles. The player who scores the most points wins.
Do you love horror movies? In this horror themed board game, you and your friends will explore a spooky house on the hill. Players explore the house by flipping cards, which leads to the discovery of omens and the eventual “haunt.” While everybody goes together, one of your friends will betray you during the haunt. That’s when everything goes to disarray and you have to try to escape from the house. It’s a unique twist on the classic cooperative game.
In this fast paced game, you will have to think on your feet. You have five seconds to spit out 3 things. “Name 3 Yellow Foods.” Go! 1 . 2 . 3 .4 . 5 Too bad 5 seconds are up.
The classic game of Taboo is one of the best board games ever. Taboo is really easy to play. On each card there is one main word at the top. Underneath that word are the taboo words. You have to try to get your teammates to guess the main word without using the taboo words.
Are you obsessed with murder mysteries and TV crime shows? Unsolved Case Files is a murder mystery game that put you in the shoes of a detective to solve a fictional crime. In 1998, Harmony Ashcroft was murdered just before she got married. Bones McBride was framed. 2 decades later, you must prove she is innocent. To solve the mystery, you will have to go through documents, photos, and testimony just like a real detective. Will you be the next Sherlock Holmes?
Puzzles got a whole lot harder. It used to be that you got a puzzle with a picture on it that helped guide you. Now it’s all about challenging people. Not only is this puzzle is round, it consists of 1000 pieces that have every color of the rainbow on them. If you are looking for something challenging and different, you have come to the right place.
Do you know your best friends’ least favorite food? How well do you know your friends? In this party game you have to guess what your best friend will say. Played in teams of 2, both of you write an answer using the dry erase board and need a match to score points. Not only is it fun but it’s a great way to get to know your friends even better.
This is a fantastic cooperative game. The idea of the game is to cure the different diseases that are spreading across the world that could cause a Pandemic. Each player has a different role which gives them special powers. The only way to win is stop all four diseases by working together.
Does she love Uno and BTS? She will love this unexpected twist on the classic game of UNO. The best part? The Army finally has something to play while they are waiting in line at BTS concerts.
Similar to Pandemic, Forbidden Island is a cooperative game that uses a lot of the same mechanics. Because it is simpler and on a smaller scale, it is a good game to play before playing Pandemic. In Forbidden Island, players must work together to recover artifacts and escape on a helicopter before the island sinks. As the game reaches its conclusion, it gets more and more tense.
A game of deception and deduction, One Night Werewolf is a simple party game that takes only 10 minutes to play. At the start, players are dealt a secret role from a basic villager to a werewolf. The goal of the game is to find out who is the secret werewolf. Each role has a different ability that helps to uncover clues. When it goes dark, meaning players close their eyes, everybody will perform a task based on their role. Then everyone has to work together to choose the werewolf, but you don’t know who is telling the truth so expect to lose a couple of friends.
The Mind is a cooperative game for 2-4 players with games lasting about 20 minutes. All players need to become one mind by thinking, acting and reading body language as if they’re one cohesive unit. In this game, players attempt to play cards without talking. The object is to get through a certain amount of levels, depending on the number of players. You have to play the cards in ascending order. The catch? You can’t speak so you’ll need to use body language to get the job done.
What is Ross’ ultimate fantasy? And what object inadvertently reveals the father of Rachel’s baby? Is she a Friends super fan? She is going to love this trivial pursuit game that contains 600 questions about the show.
How well do you think you know your friends? In the Game Of Things, a funny topic card is chosen like “Things people do when nobody is looking.” Everybody writes down a response. The fun part? You have to guess who wrote down what. It’s a great game to play with a group of friends.
Move over Scrabble! Everybody needs toplay Azul. In Azul, players lay ceramic tiles to fill in a tile wall of five consecutive tiles before other players. Like Scrabbly, it’s very tactile.The beauty is the game is very simple to understand but there is a lot of strategy involved when placing your tiles. As the game progresses, you’ll discover it’s a game of risk and reward because you are constantly trying to stay of your opponents.
Kanoodle is portable puzzle game that is sort of like Tetris. With both 2D and 3D puzzles, the idea is pretty simple. It comes with a book of different puzzles that gives you a starting configuration that you have to finish. For the 2D puzzles, you must finish the puzzle by placing the Tetris like pieces to fill all of the empty places. If you are ready for the 3D puzzles, you will have to finish a three-dimensional pyramid.
In What Do You Meme? you have to use cards to create funny captions for photos. During each round a photo is chosen and each player is given 7 caption cards. Players play the best caption card. The judge picks the best answer. At the end of the round, the judge rotates to the next player.
Apples To Apples is another silly party game. During each round, one player is designated to be the judge. He deals a hand of 7 red cards to each player and then flips over a green card with an adjective on it. Every player than puts down a card in their hand that best describes the green card. The judge then picks the best response, which is usually the funniest.
What happens when you combine ping pong with tic tac toe? In Bounce battle, two teams battle to bounce a ping pong into a wooden cage. It comes with ping pong balls of two different colors: orange and white. The object is to stack 3 ping pong balls in any stack. The catch? You have to bounce the ball.
In “Say Anything,” speaking your mind is encouraged to win. Every round someone plays the judge. By drawing from a deck, the judge asks a question like “What’s the funniest movie of all time?” All of the players write down an answer and the judge picks her favorite response. Then players try to guess which answer the judge chose. The player that guesses correctly wins the point.
Get ready to drop the truth about your friends! In the game, a number of questions are laid out on the table like “How do they really spend their weekends?” Every player has an answer sheet that they pass around, answering various questions. Then all the questions and answers are read. Players choose their favorite answer and have to figure out who wrote it. All of the question are family friendly, but you never know what truth bombs will be dropped.
In Secret Hitler, a satirical and controversial game, one player is secretly chosen to be Hitler. Players are divided into two teams. The Liberals are against Hitler and the Fascists are in support of Hitler. The Fascists have to overthrow the government to make Hitler the ruler. The catch? Hitler won’t know who is on his side and the Liberals won’t know who the secret Hitler is. You can’t trust anybody! Parents should know that the game lying and deceit is encouraged to install a cold blooded leader.
Why watch a horror movie when you can play a horror themed board game? Mysterium is a whodunnit cooperative board game. A ghost has been murdered and players must uncover the killer, location, and murder weapon. One player takes the role of the ghost and the rest of the players are psychics. The catch? The ghost gives clues using only picture cards.
Adult Board Games
Don’t play Cards Against Humanity with your grandma or anyone who gets easily offended. The game is like a grownup version of Apples To Apples with raunchy, dirty, and totally inappropriate content. It’s a fill in the blank game where players compete for the best answer.
Imagine Cards Against Humanity with Memes! In What Do You Meme? you have to use cards to create funny captions for photos. During each round a photo is chosen and each player is given 7 caption cards. Players play the best caption card. The judge picks the best answer. At the end of the round, the judge rotates to the next player. Parents should know this is an R-Rated game that is not recommended for anybody offended with sexual jokes.
New Phone Who Dis is basically Cards Against Humanity with a cell phone twist. In the game, one player draws an inbox card. Other players have to choose the funniest response. The judge picks the best answer. For example, an inbox card could be “Yo, wanna meet my goldfish this weekend? I think you guys would really vibe.” A replay could be “Is this you trying to flirt with me?” Parents should know that the cards are very dirty and sexual and similar to the level of vulgarity you would find in Cards Against Humanity.
Incohearent is designed to get everybody talking. Each card has a series of incoherent words on the front. When recited together these words sound like the hidden word on the back of the card. For example, try saying “real agents sip gulls” out loud. The hidden phrase is Relationship Goals. Each round last 60 seconds and players try to decode up to 3 cards. Designed for 17 and older, there are definitely “adult” cards but they can be removed to make the game more family friendly.
Almost everyone has played the game of Telephone. This is Telphone sketched out! It’s a game where you draw, pass, and guess and laugh out loud at the final outcome at the end. The fun part? As the drawings are passed down, they evolve as players try to guess the drawings. The After Dark version lives up to its name with word suggestions like “Doggie Style,” “Anaconda”, and “Jackhammer.” It’s a game best played after dark.
Could a game be more ADULT than Cards Against Humanity? In Joking Hazard, you have to finish off a three pane comic book strip with one of your cards. The judge will then pick the best card. Like Cards Against Humanity, the game is obscene. The comics contain bad words, sexual imagery, and gore so the game is intended for adult audiences only.
How well do you know your friends? Things get personal with Do You Know Me. Each player is put in the hot seat. The player reads a series of five yes or no questions. Other players have to decide either yes or no with their voting cards. The player in the hot seat then reveals their answers. Parents should know that there are a lot of “naughty” cards. You can remove them but the game becomes rather dull without them.
Monikers is a raunchy rated party game that makes you think. The game is simple. You draw a card and have to get your teammates to guess what it is. The catch? The game is played in 3 rounds. In the first round, you can use any words, sounds, or gestures. In the seonds round, you can only use one word. In the third round, you can only use charades. There are RRated cards but it is easy to set those aside and make the game PG-13.
In Red Flags, players set up each other on hot dates. We meant terrible dates! During every round, one player is the single friend. There are white and red cards. The idea is to make suggestions with the white “perk” cards to win the single person over. The white cards have characteristics on them like “loves to cuddle” or “has an 8-pack”. The only problem? Watch out for the red flags- the red cards, which other players use to sabotage your choice. Your date might be perfect but what if he sounds like a chipmunk. The goal is to woo the single person over with your choice and argue why the other choices are terrible. While there are a few references to “sex”, it’s much tamer compared to Cards Against Humanity.
Which of your friend’s Google history would you like to see the most? In Voting Game, you’ll really get to know your friends. During each round a question card is turned over. Players then vote anonymously for the friend which best represents the question card. Which friend will you vote for?
Based on the internet slang expression, “Slide into your DMs”, this adult party game is reminiscent of Cards Against Humanity. The idea is to fill in the blank in a Direct Message with the funniest play card. While it’s a lot tamer than Cards Against Humanity, it’s still intended for mature audiences and has a lot of sexual references.
Get the manager! Do you ever read online reviews? If you like reading only the funniest and most ridiculous reviews, Over-Rated is for you. In the game, a location card is put down. Players have to play the funniest review card. It’s just like writing a funny Yelp review for your favorite place. While it’s mature rated and not for the easily offended, none of the cards are as crude as Cards Against Humanity.