Workshop Games

Useful games for business workshops to help loosen people up

Word Builder

Explain the rules, and start this game by saying a letter. Play moves to the right with the next person THINKING of a word starting with that letter, and SAYING the second letter to build the word they have in mind. The next person thinks up a word ...

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  • -1 votes
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great game used this at my 21st birthday party ...

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kathrina fantastic

Newspaper Game

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All you need for this game is a rolled up newspaper. Get everyone to sit in a large circle. One person is picked, and has to go into the middle. The person in the middle starts by saying their name and another person's. That person then has to ...

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  • 2 votes
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it sounds good ill try it :D:D:D:D

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ginger i think it's ok ,but not fab. because i think i...

Zip Zap

Put everyone in a circle and one person in the middle. The person in the middle walks up to a person in the circle and says either "Zip" or "Zap". Then he/she begins to count to 3. If the middle person says "Zip" then the circle person has to say t...

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  • 0 votes
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that sounds like an ok game

Stating The Obvious

This game is best played with people who have not met before. Sit everyone in a circle. One person sits in the centre. Everyone gets to say a statement about the person in the centre. There are three rounds: - First round people make statements s...

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  • 8 votes
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Ok .. not bad It started of exiting a ended b...

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Heather Sounds like fun... I want to try this sometimes...

Stand Up And Shout

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This is a noisy, rapid, funny and very annoying game. It's a good way to get to know people. Count the number of players. There are 2 objectives: to count up to this number, and not to be the person who shouts out the last number. Anybody can start....

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  • 8 votes
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Chantal Im 9 years old and i love the game so i realy d...

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sounds fun :D will try it for my party 2nite

Say what?

Have contestants form a circle. Give one person a phrase to say e.g. "the monkey likes to.." Have the person to their left add one word to the sentence, then continue around the circle. You will have the monkey doing all kinds of crazy things, and...

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  • 8 votes
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good stuff, everybody started laughing cuz it w...

Contraption

This is a team game or can be individual if there are very few players. It's really fun to do, and requires thinking too! For each team, you will need a paper lunch sack with objects for the team to build a contraption which will "go" from one end ...

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  • 7 votes
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a really cool game

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looks fun

Sumptuous Susan

This game helps people to remember everyone’s name. Sit people in a circle, starting from one person ask them to introduce themselves to the person sitting on their right, stating their name, pre-fixed by an adjective that starts with the same letter

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  • -6 votes
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Sounds good but wouldn't you already know the n...

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this is how you get to know each other WOW oooo...

Bizarre Truth

This game is great for people just getting to know each other. Pass out index cards and pencils. Each person writes his or her name at the top of the card and then writes four true items and one false item, in any order, on the card. All pass t...

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  • 5 votes
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best game ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Mark Excellent, but might get a bit noisy and unruly...

Snatch

This is a great game for energising a team, a workshop, or party. You'll need a strip of paper for every player - get a newspaper or flip chart, and tear off pieces about a foot long and 2 or 3 inches wide. Appoint a timekeeper. Ask your players to...

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  • 20 votes
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Wont it give you paper cuts? I dont want any in...

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Loved this idea, but wont it give so players pa...

Drinking Straw Tower

Gather your group into teams of about six people. Give each group a pen and paper, and several packs of drinking straws. The ones with a flexible end are best. Now ask each team to "design" the tallest possible free-standing tower they can. They ha...

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  • 3 votes
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This was really good fun. All at the party enjo...

Birthday Line

The objective is to line everyone up in order of birthday. Oldest at one end, youngest at the other. Simply ask your group to do this, but there is one catch - they cannot talk. They can use their hands or whatever. A very simple game but one that w...

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  • 1 vote
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balnish its quiet fun, but it shud be more fun!...its ok

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its ok

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Obstacle Relay Yeah ditto not great for us with small gardens

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21 Jinx Yes

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Heads or Tails Knockout rock paper scissors?

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21 Jinx 🙂 thanks for the great review! It has inspired ...

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Camera Game Yep... THIS IS THE BEST

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The Best Christmas Trivia Quiz Ever the answers are given on page 2!

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21 Jinx Good idea I might try that

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21 Jinx Yeah I would recommend 3,4 or 5 people in it so...

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Black Magic that game is so tricky and so,so,so,so,so,so,so...

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Black Magic when i played this game the teacher picked only...


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Obstacle Relay Yeah ditto not great for us with small gardens

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21 Jinx Yes

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Heads or Tails Knockout rock paper scissors?

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21 Jinx 🙂 thanks for the great review! It has inspired ...

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Camera Game Yep... THIS IS THE BEST

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The Best Christmas Trivia Quiz Ever the answers are given on page 2!

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21 Jinx Good idea I might try that

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21 Jinx Yeah I would recommend 3,4 or 5 people in it so...

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Black Magic that game is so tricky and so,so,so,so,so,so,so...

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Black Magic when i played this game the teacher picked only...