If you’ve never played Charades before, you’ve missed out on loads of fun. Fortunately, it is never to late to learn to play. It’s a great fun game and easy to learn! If you are familiar with this awesome game, then we have loads of fun stuff for you along this page!
This hilariously funny team game that originated in France in the 16th Century is still an undoubted party favorite today! The perfect party word guessing game for 6 or more players of all ages.
WHAT YOU NEED TO PLAY CHARADES
- A timer.
- A score sheet and pencil.
- Charade cards.
- Snacks & drinks and you are ready to GO!
The goal is to act out a word or phrase or to pantomime similar sounding words to your team members within a specific time frame. Your team must guess the word or phrase correctly by means of the signals or clues that you provide, before time runs out!
The RULES OF CHARADES are informal and can be adapted to group preferences a few basic rules apply and are generally agreed upon.
If your guests are familiar with the game, GREAT! If not, it is a kind gesture to provide them with one of these printable sheets with the most commonly used CHARADE CLUES, SIGNALS or GESTURES.