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Need some inspiration for games to play with your whole family this Christmas? Here are 15 brilliant party games that can be played by big groups:

Best Family Party Games 

  1. Snakesss - A spot the imposter party game!
  2. Herd Mentality - A moo-velously simple party game!
  3. Tension - The Top 10 Naming Game!
  4. 20 Second Showdown - The ultimate showdown for two teams. The more players, the better!
  5. Blockbuster - Guess the movie, grab the video, go home happy!
  6. Top of the Pops - The chart-topping party game that comes with kazoos!
  7. Muffin Time - What time is it? It’s Muffin Time! This version comes with all of the expansion packs.
  8. Colour Brain- A quiz game where all the answers are in your hand — and they’re all colours!
  9. Topix - An exciting game of rapid recall!
  10. Sushi Go Party - A pick and pass card game with a party platter of mega maki, super sashimi, and endless edamame!
  11. Don’t Get Got - Trick each other, don’t get caught!
  12. Mr Lister’s Quiz Shootout - He asks the questions. Make sure you don’t run out of answers!
  13. The Chameleon - A spot-the-imposter game about blending in and not getting caught
  14. Weird Things Humans Search For - We’ll give you the first half of the search, you guess the rest!
  15. Pub Quiz - A take-home version of the classic pub trivia challenge!

Snakesss 

Snakesss Box and Contents

Snakesss is a brilliant social deduction game where your mission is a simple one - watch out for snakes! They already know the answers and are trying to charm everyone else into choosing the wrong answers. Prepare for a game of skill, luck and a little venom!

Snakesss is a super-sneaky quiz party game perfect for the whole family. Each round takes just 5 minutes to play - but it could be days until you trust your friends and family again! Snakesss is suitable for 3-8 players (age 12+) and takes 25 minutes to play.

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Herd Mentality
Herd Mentality Box and Contents

Herd Mentality is an udderly addictive family party game where your mission is to blend in with the herd and write down the same answers as your friends and family. It's quick to learn, easy to play and includes brilliant questions such as “Name the biggest animal you could take in a fight”.

Herd Mentality is a fantastic social deduction game to put all others out to pasture! Herd Mentality is suitable for 4-20 players (age 10+) and takes 30 minutes to play. 

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Tension
Tension Box

Tension is is a riotous race to name ten examples to a given topic. Great for the whole family, this version includes cards that are appropriate for both children and adults. Example questions include: “10 Pizza Toppings”, “10 James Bond Films” and “10 Christmas Songs”.

Tension’s brilliant questions create an exciting race against the clock for everyone to enjoy. Tension is suitable for 2+ players (age 8+) and takes 30 minutes to play. 

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20 Second Showdown
20 Second Showdown Box and Contents

20 Second Showdown is a hilarious party game where two teams go head to head in a fast and furious series of ridiculous challenges. It’s quick to learn and easy to play, but like any good game, it's a challenge to master. Complete as many crazy challenges as you can with your team before your time runs out.

20 Second Showdown is a brilliant family game for all ages where anything can happen, from "Find a plant and hug it" to “Find a mirror and kiss your reflection”. 20 Second Showdown is suitable for 5-20 players (age 10+) and takes 20 minutes to play.

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BlockbusterBlockbuster Box and Contents

Blockbuster is a brand new nostalgia party game where two teams compete to collect 8 genre cards and claim victory. Just like all great blockbusters, this one comes in two parts. First, there’s a buzzer battle, where you go head to head shouting movies until your opponent runs out of answers, or time. Then it’s a race to describe, quote and act out 3 classic movies for the rest of your team. If you’re fast enough you can steal your opponents’ cards too. 

Blockbuster is not a trivia game, it’s an extremely fun and simple party game for anyone that has seen a movie. Blockbuster is suitable for 4+ players (age 12+) and takes 30 minutes to play

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Top of The PopsTop of The Pops Box and Contents

Top of the Pops is a throwback music party game based on all the music you used to tune in to watch and listen to on the TV Sensation Top of the Pops! Prepare for a two-part music battle. In round 1 shout out (or sing) songs against the clock. In round 2 get your team to guess the artist by saying one word, quoting lyrics or murdering one of their hits on your kazoo. This isn’t a trivia game, so you don’t need to know obscure facts about Boney M’s back catalogue or anything like that.

Top of the Pops is a musical family board game, jam-packed with hitmakers from the ‘80s, ‘90s, ‘00s and beyond! It’s suitable for 3-20 players (age14+) and takes 30 minutes to play.

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Muffin TimeMuffin Time Box and Contents

Muffin time is a chaotic and unpredictable card game and this version includes expansion packs! It’s easy to learn and quick to play, but be beware: anything can (and probably will) happen in this exciting party game. Unleash runaway trains, exploding turtles and homicidal potatoes to crush your friends, collect 10 cards and win the game in style!

Muffin Time’s anarchic gameplay and hilarious cards make it a fantastic party game that teenagers and adults will both enjoy immensely. Muffin Time is suitable for 2-8 players (age 13+) and takes 20 minutes to play.

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Colour BrainColour Brain Box and Contents

Colour brain is a colourful trivia game that aims at people who are hopeless at quizzes. It does this by giving you all the answers at the start on eleven colour cards - these are coloured and written on so that there is no mistaking what colour a card is. All you have to do is work out which one correctly answers the games crafty questions. 

Colour Brain is a simple but very clever and addictive game. The questions are greatly varied across different themes and categories so the whole family can get involved. Colour Brain is suitable for 2-20 players (age 14+) and takes 30 minutes to play.

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Topix
Topix Box

Topix is an exciting game of rapid recall for the whole family. You race against the clock to find as many examples as you can for your given topic - the catch being that all your answers must start with the same letter.

Topix is an excellent family game as it tests everyone's memory whilst providing fun-filled entertainment! Topix is suitable for 2+ players (age 12+) and takes 30 minutes to play.

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Sushi Go PartySushi Go Party Tin

Sushi Go Party! expands the best-selling card game Sushi Go! with a party platter of mega maki, super sashimi, and endless edamame. You still earn points by grabbing the best combo of sushi dishes, but you now get to customise each game by choosing from a menu of more than 20 delicious dishes.

Sushi Go Party stays fun and exciting as you customize each game by choosing a la carte from a menu. This variety offers many new opportunities to enjoy with your friends and family. Sushi Go Party is suitable for 2-8 players (age 8+) and takes 20 minutes to play. 

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Don’t Get Go
Don't Get Got Box and Contents

Don't Get Got! is a hilarious party game. Each player is given six secret missions to pull off. Each mission requires you to get inventive and trick one of your friends without them suspecting anything. It adds a fresh undertone of foolishness to any occasion. The game ends when someone has accomplished three of their missions. This could happen at any time - so don't let your guard down!

Don’t Get Got is easy to learn, fun to play and a fantastic game to play with your family at Christmas. Don’t Get Got is suitable for 2-8 players (age 14+) and takes 30 minutes - 3 days to play. 

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Mr Lister's Quiz Shootout

 

Mr Lister's Quiz Shootout Box and Contents

 

Mr Lister’s Quiz Shootout is a Wild West trivia showdown with hundreds of different questions covering everything from Brits favourite cakes to the most common first words spoken by a baby. Mr Lister puts on his moustache, asks a multi-answered question and you fight to stay in the game. Get it wrong you're out, get a golden answer, you're straight to the shootout round!

Mr Lister’s Quiz Shootout is a great quick-fire trivia game for big families to play at Christmas. Mr Lister’s Quiz Shootout is suitable for 3-20 players (age 14+) and takes 20 minutes to play.

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The Chameleon
The Chameleon Box

The Chameleon is a fun bluffing deduction game for the whole family. Each round involves two missions, depending on whether you’re The Chameleon or not. You are either The Chameleon trying to blend in, not get caught and work out the secret word or you are not The Chameleon and you’re trying to work out who The Chameleon is without revealing the secret word. 

The Chameleon is multi-award winning game. It won ‘Best Party Game’ at UK Games Expo and a ‘Seal of Excellence for board games from Dice Tower Games. The Chameleon is suitable for 3-8 players (age 14+) and takes 15 minutes to play.

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Weird Things Humans Search For

Weird Things Humans Search For Box

Weird things is a hilarious party game all about weird and wonderful internet searches. To win, you must predict the most popular endings to different Google search questions. Examples include: "Did dinosaurs… go to heaven",  "Do sumo wrestlers… drink turtle blood" and “Can a potato… kill you“.

Weird Things is a brilliant party game for large groups and won ‘Gift of the Year’ in 2019. Weird Things is suitable for 3-20 players (age 14+) and takes 20 minutes to play.

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Pub Quiz

Pub Quiz Box

Pub Quiz is a take-home version of the classic pub trivia challenge. You to host a series of epic head-to-head contests… with all the fun and drama of a Quiz Night down the pub, but without the sticky carpets and the smug team in the corner! So, get your mates round, brush up on your general knowledge, sharpen your pencils and let the battle commence!

Pub Quiz is an entertaining trivia game packed with enough questions to host 50 contests. Pub Quiz is suitable for 2 teams (age 14+) and takes 60 minutes to play.

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