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Scattergories Game Rules


Scattergories Game Instructions


Average Price: $27.00 Ages: 12+
Playing Time: 30 min. Players: 2 - 6
(50.45%) (44 Votes)
Object:
The object of Scattergories is to quickly fill out a category list with answers that begin with the appointed letter. You'll score points if other players haven't thought of the same answers. The player with the most points wins.

Contents:
The game of Scattergories comes with 5 folders, six clip strips, answer pad, 20-sided die, forty category cards, timer, die-rolling board, six pencils, and the official Scattergories rules and instructions.

Scattergories Game Rules:
Please keep in mind that the official Scattergories party rules and instructions could be different depending on the game version you have. The rules below are some of the exact directions on how to play Scattergories.


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Thomas says:
12-13-2013
I agree with you. I may be a lot like your friend, as I like to win (or to do well) but my brain checks out under pressure.
 
Troy says:
11-09-2012
In the rules it has a way to determine if an answer is acceptable. All those playing would vote to on it. It's listed in the fifth section of "Rules for Acceptable Answers". If the group accepts it - it counts, if not - then it doesn't. You can read the rules here (or click on the "Game Rules" tab at the top of this section): http://www.hasbro.com/common/instruct/Scattergories_%282003%29.pdf
 
CariLynne says:
05-01-2011
A friend of mine is convinced that you can use adjectives as the main letter. For example, the category is Articles of Clothing, and you have F as your letter, and he chooses Frumpy Dress. I argued that the article of clothing was the dress, not the frumpy. He says he's right. What's your opinion?
 
 
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