Some games are made to offend and designed to make awkward situations. They create cringeworthy moments and make lots of laughs. These party games are for adults, not kids – not for the faint-at-heart. They are becoming increasingly popular as party games or just for fun at social gatherings. If you have sensitive people in the group – make sure they develop a good sense of humour before you start one of these games!
The Bad People party game for 17 years, and can be played with up to 10 players. Play the 170 cards to find out what your friends really think about you in a brutal way based on votes. The gameplay keeps changing, so there’s not limit as to how many times you can play it. Users say: “Don’t play this game with snowflakes” and recommends buying it for the brutal honesty and many laughs you will get from it. But … uninvite the sensitive people!
What Do You Meme?
This Amazon topseller called “What do you meme party game” is an adult game that uses your own created memes to make laughs. In the game, you compete with players for the best memes through photos. There is quite a bit of adult content, but these cards can be removed. Users report that the created memes are absolutely hilarious.
The Exploding Kittens game is a satirical, slightly absurd and original party game that is also extremely fun. 2-5 people can play, it is somewhat family friendly and not offensive, but you still need a good sense of humour to play, as weird situations, words and images are created in the game. The rules are quite difficult, but that just adds to the gameplay. This is a bestseller and very popular game drawn by the “The Oatmeal” cartoonists.
Cards Against Humanity
This very popular party game “Cards against Humanity” calls itself a party game for horrible people. The “judge” in the game must pair black cards with white statement cards to make hilarious situations and sentences. It is not for sensitive people, absolutely not kid friendly and for the faint at heart. There’s a good reason this is on many wishlists. It’s very, very funny to play.
Disturbed Friends – Ban this game!
The Disturbed Friends party game contains many disturbing questions and offensive cartoons, and includes voting cards. It is a party game you wished you never starting playing because you will vote on what friends will do in awful situations. The game is not kid friendly and for the easily offended, and plays a lot like Bad People and Cards Against Humanity. It comes with great reviews and it loved for the “brutal honesty” gameplay.
The Joking Hazard card game is another quite popular not-for-kids game. It is made from the Cyanide & Happiness webcomic and can be played with three or more to create funny and disturbing comic strips forming different horrible situations. You a good sense of humour to play!
The party game Drunk, Stoned or Stupid with the slogan “Implicate, advocate, adjudicate!” is for ages 17 and up and contains 250 cards to decide who in the group is most likely to … It is best played with larger groups of people, even more than 10. But be prepared! You will be asked to call out your friends – so things can get very real, real fast. Buyers report that the game is a huge success at parties and people are being asked to bring the game back again.
What matters in a good adult party game
Play it again, Sam: Can the game be replayed over and over? This matters a lot if you plan on throwing parties more than once!
Adult Content: These games have a lot of adult content. Make sure people don’t mind, and that kids are not around!
Sensitive people Make sure you invite sensitive people to not attend – or grow a sense of humour!
Drinking games: Does the game allow for intermittent breaks, where losers can drink? Read rules or reviews about the gameplay and whether it can be used as a drinking game.
Participants: A good party game allows a lot of people to attend, and go to and from the game.
Rules: Rules shouldn’t be too complex in a good party game. People tend to discuss rules and forget about the good fun. Make sure it’s simple!