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Playing Taboo

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All About Party Games Michael Casey

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Taboo is a classic social game combining explaining with lively discussions.

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๐ŸŽˆ A deck of Taboo cards

๐ŸŽˆ A timer or stopwatch

Materials Needed

๐ŸŽˆ A notepad and pen for keeping score

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๐ŸŽˆ Players are divided into 2 teams


๐ŸŽˆ The most enjoyable with at least 6 players

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๐ŸŽˆ Divide players into teams

๐ŸŽˆ Choose a Card Reader for each team


๐ŸŽˆ Choose the starting team

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๐ŸŽˆ Set a timer (usually 1-2 minutes)

๐ŸŽˆ The Card Reader starts explaining without using "Taboo" words


๐ŸŽˆIf the team guesses correctly, they get a point

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๐ŸŽˆ The game is usually played till all cards are used

Ending the Game

๐ŸŽˆ The team with the most points wins

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๐ŸŽˆ Do you want to know what are Taboo words?

๐ŸŽˆ Do you want to learn more?

That's the basic knowledge of the Taboo game!

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