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Game ideas please must be fun for ages 4 - 60 please.

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fluffyfanjo Sun 30-Nov-14 19:31:16

I'm sure you lovely lot can suggest a family game that will keep us all amused on xmas afternoon.

Its got to be suitable for a four year old,a 7 year old and a twelve year, oh and be fun for adults to play.

Cauliflowersneeze1 Sun 30-Nov-14 20:53:31

Charades ?

MistletoeBUTNOwine Sun 30-Nov-14 21:13:58

Pictionary?

WeAllHaveWings Sun 30-Nov-14 21:16:29

UNO extreme in tesco for £18.50 today. Ds had lots of fun paying with grandparents from age of 7. Got very competitive. Good because a game can be one hand of cards or several so time taken can be adjusted to suit.

OneHandFlapping Sun 30-Nov-14 21:29:36

Pass the Bomb - it's a word game. We played it one NYE - ages ranged from 6 to 86. 4 year old might need a bit of help though.

Also Articulate - once again 4 year old might need some support.

damnitdamnit Mon 01-Dec-14 00:41:12

Beetledrive in a much smaller scale.

scousadelic Mon 01-Dec-14 00:44:05

Pass the bomb is fun. We also play chicken charades which is really funny

BlueChampagne Mon 01-Dec-14 11:55:07

Pictureka
Mad Libs

CMOTDibbler Mon 01-Dec-14 12:00:32

We've enjoyed 'Hey thats my Fish' which works for any age as the rules are so simple, but you can really over think it as an adult

BlueChampagne Mon 01-Dec-14 13:27:48

Mousie Mousie after a few can get quite silly ...
Jenga

fluffyfanjo Mon 01-Dec-14 20:03:37

bluechampagne I remember mousie mousie from my 70's childhood - especially my mother playing after a few too many xmas sherrys !

I'm off to google it to see if its still available.

skolastica Mon 01-Dec-14 20:06:50

'Who Am I'?

Loobylou3 Mon 01-Dec-14 20:59:41

last year the whole family 4-60+ enjoyed the orchard 'what a performance' game

Biggles398 Mon 01-Dec-14 21:32:25

Hungry Hippos. Everyone loved it, from my daughter who was 5, to my dad, who was 76! (BIL, Daughter and Hubby got very competitive!)
HeadsUp/HedBandz

snozzlemaid Mon 01-Dec-14 22:25:38

We play a game I read about on here a couple of years ago. All ages love it.
Wrap some cheap presents. Some good and some awful. Put them all in a Christmas sack. Take turns to roll a dice. If you roll a 6 you get to pick a gift from the sack and unwrap it. If you roll a 1 you have to take a gift from someone else.
There's always something that gets passed around loads and other things that everyone wants to get rid of.
It's become a tradition now in our house.

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