Unlike most of the games you've played before,
Cards Against Humanity is as awkward as you and your friends.
- One deck of white phrase cards
- One deck of black question cards
Aim Of the Game
- To be the funniest and win the most rounds, how you do that totally depends on who you're playing with.
- A multiple player game which can be enjoyed with both a small and large group of people, the box states 4-20 players.
- The length of the game is set by the target number of winning answers, the less cards required to win the shorter the game should last.
- Each player is dealt ten white phrase cards.
- The black questions cards are put face down in a pile accessible to all players.
How to Play
- At the start of a round one player selects a black statement card and reads it to the other players.
- The required number of phrase cards are then anomalously handed in by all players not including the question reader (Sometimes two cards are required to answer).
- The funniest/crudest thing to complete the question card wins, down to the taste and humor of the reader of the black question card.
- The winner is awarded an awesome point, this needs to be documented (I normally just keep the question card for the round won).
- All players who used white phrase cards replenish their deck back to ten cards.
- The next round starts with a new question reader.
- This continues until someone wins enough rounds equal to the agreed finish target.
Re-reading the instructions I found that there are a few twists on the basic game including cashing in awesome points to better your chances of winning later rounds. As the box states this is a cringe worthy game depending on who you play along with, it's maybe not one to play with your parents but that totally depends how twisted their minds are. It's a really simple game to play and one which can be a great ice breaker. I think it's funny to see just how far people will go with their card combinations or just how well some card work together.
Have you played Cards Against Humanity?
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