Number of players: 6+ Time: 8min+ per game Ages: 7+ Materials: Paper, Pen Location: Indoor/Outdoor Summary: This is a game where players survive by not acting/saying the taboo actions/words assigned to them. Setup: Each players are given 2 post-its/ stickers and markers. Each player to write 1 taboo action and 1 taboo word for another (specifically assigned) player on the post-its/ stickers Players place their post-its/stickers with the words on somewhere visible to other players only (not visible to themselves and players’ are not supposed to know their own taboo words) If post-its are not available, you can use A4 paper. Fold the paper in half and place it standing infront of each player – taboo words facing out. Steps: All players to start normal conversations and try to get each other to act/saying the taboo action/words. If a player acts/says their taboo action/words, that player gets a simple forfeit.…

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Easy Forfeits Swap socks with the person beside you Do a funny dance Write your name with your butt Sing a song to the person beside you The person performing the forfeit stands on a chair and pretends to be a statue, posing in whatever way the other players tell him. Lick your elbow while singing an alphabet. Impersonate a character Spin around 7 timee Do a funny pose until the end of the game Do a pose instructed by the gamemaster or other players Hold your nose while continuing the game Push-ups Forfeits with props Put lipstick on the person the person beside you (blindfolded) Get a moustache drawn on Limbo under a bar Blind dancing, the person puts on a blindfold and dances to music being played (can be silly music!) Drink a sour or salty drink Favorite

This is a simple and fast game that can be played for all ages. Number of players: 7+ Time: 1min+ per game (depending on players) Ages: 7+ Location: Indoor Players in this game have 2 roles, either the ‘monkey’ or a normal player. There is only 1 monkey at any one time. 1) A ‘monkey’ is selected at random to start the game. 2) The ‘monkey’ goes sequentially to each player and points either to his Eyes, Nose, Mouth or Ears (body parts). 3) The player which the ‘monkey’ is at has to say the part which the ‘monkey’ is not point to. For example, if the ‘monkey’ points to his Eyes, the player can say Nose, Mouth or Ears. If the ‘monkey’ points to his Eyes and the player says Eyes, the player becomes the next ‘monkey’ and gets 1 point. 4) The game goes on and on until a player gets…

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This is a simple and fast game that can be played for all ages. Number of players: 7+ Time: 1min+ per game (depending on players) Ages: 7+ Location: Indoor 2 players play this game at a time and the game can go on sequentially. There are 2 roles to the game, the Attacker and the Defender. 1) To select the Attacker and Defender, a game of scissors, paper, stone can be played. The winner will be the Attacker. 2) Both players say ‘Cham, Cham Cham’ and the Attacker points his hand to a direction (up, bottom, left or right). 3) The aim is for the Defender to point his head in any other direction that the Attacker did not point towards. 4) If the Attacker and Defender does not point to the same direction, the Defender wins that round and the roles of the players switch, the game goes on. 5) If the…

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Number of players: 4+ Time: 2min+ per game Ages: 12+ Materials: Paper, Pen or Mobile Phone (Gamemaster sends mystery character as an image) Location: Indoor This is game where players ask each other questions and guess the mystery character they are representing. Steps: Gamemaster hands out character cards to all players Each round, each player holds up their character cards above their heads and starts asking questions about their character. Players can guess their mystery character at anytime. If a player gets it wrong, he can be made to do a simple penalty. If a player gets it right, he is placed first in that round. Where time permits, play until all players get their guesses right. Sample Characters: Players in the room Bible Character: Jesus/ Moses/ David/ John/ Aaron/ Daniel Superheroes: Spiderman/ Thor/ Superman/ Wolverine/ Cyclops/ Thor/ Green Lantern/ Hulk/ Iron Man Cartoon: Bart Simpson/ Mickey Mouse/ Donald Duck/ SpongeBob/…

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Number of players: 5+ Time: 1min+ per round (depending on players) Ages: 12+ Props needed: Whistle (Optional) Language: Any Location: Indoor This is a fast fire question and answer game. Each player takes turns to answers questions. The catch is that each question has to be answered within 5 seconds and it has to be false or a lie, hence Pinocchio’s answer. Players which do not give a false answer, losses and gets eliminated. One winner is emerges at the end of the game. Sample Questions What is your name? What did you do this morning? What are you going to do tomorrow? What did you eat for breakfast? What month are you born in? What is your weight/ height? Who do you like the most? Who do you talk to the most on the phone? How do you call your mum/ dad/ spouse/ kids? How do you go to school/ work? How old are…

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Number of players: 5+ Time: 5min+ per round (depending on players) Ages: 12+ Props needed: Water, Cup, Kettle or Tea Pot, Colored Tape, Blindfold Language: Any Location: Preferably Outdoor The aim of the game is for the main player to pour water (without spilling!) from a kettle into a cup which is placed on the heads of other team-members. While the main player is pouring, all members are to keep silent. As long as a cup is poured till overflow, the team-member is eliminated. At the end of each round, the gamemaster totals the volume of water in the cups of players in each team. The team with most water wins. Favorite

Number of players: 5+ Time: 1min+ per round (depending on players) Ages: 12+ Props needed: Chopsticks, Various Beans (Rice/ Red/ Green/ Black/ Peas/ Corn), Plates Language: Any Location: Indoor The aim of the game is to transfer as many beans from one plate to another using only chopsticks in a limited time. Variation 1 Instead of setting a specific time, get the players to transfer the beans in a single breathe articulating the word “Beannnnnnn…”. At the end of the player’s breathe, his turn also ends and stops transferring beans. Variation 2 Instead of only using beans, players randomly select other materials to transfer (eg. skittles, MnMs, chocolates, macaroni, noodles). Favorite

Number of players: 6+ Time: 3min+ per game (depending on players) Ages: 12+ Props: Flour, Coins/ Notes or Cards, Tray or Plate Location: Outdoor This is a game where objects are placed on a tray and covered by flour. Players have to guess correctly what the objects are. In this case, you can use coins and/or notes – players guess what is the total amount of money placed on the tray. Besides using money, a card can be placed and players guess what the card(s) are. 1v1 or 2v2 or 3v3 match Players are grouped in teams and play against each other at one go. You may need a large enough tray/plate for the players to blow the flour away and also manoeuvre. Favorite

Number of players: 6+ Time: 3min+ per game (depending on players) Ages: 12+ Props: Balloon, water (water tap or hose to fill the balloons), pull up bar or an obstacle high enough to toss balloon over. Location: Outdoor This is a team relay game where players pass a water balloon to each other by tossing it over a pull up bar (or any obstacle that is above head level). The player/ team loses when the water balloon bursts during the pass. Favorite

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