Boggle Game

How To Play Boggle

Boggle Game Rules (PDF Instructions)

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Play Time
20 MIN
Boggle is a classic, yet simple game. The game is a container with 16 cubes and a spot for each one. The cubes have a letter on each of the six sides. Shake the container, then each player is supposed to find as many words as they can (3 letters or more) in three minutes. Points are given to players for original words that other players didn't come up with. Also, for longer or more unusual words players will get more points.

Boggle can be played for hours and varies each time you play. This game is recommended for families because it takes a short period of time to learn but can be enjoyed for many hours. Take it a on a trip, in the car, or just about anywhere. Try playing the game Boggle today!

  • Boggle clubs are held at some Universities and Schools.
The game Boggle should come with the following components. These are based off of the original game and don't include components from any expansion packs or different editions.

  • Boggle Grid And Dome
  • 16 Letter Cubes
  • 3-minute Timer
  • Official Boggle Rules And Instructions
How to Win
To be the player with the highest score at the end of the 3-minute game, or to be the first player to reach the designated point limit in a Tournament game. Players score by listing words of the highest point value they can find in the four rows of letters.
How to Win
Please keep in mind that the official Boggle rules and instructions could be different depending on the game version you have. The rules below are some of the exact directions that came in the original packaging and will teach you how to play Boggle. Download these original PDF game rules or print them for later use.

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Human Question:
Which game starts with the same letter as Mancala: Chess, Uno, Monopoly, Battleship or Rummycube

diane butler says:

my boggle game from 1983 by parker brothers has a x tra brown wooden cube in it and we lost our directions. What is it for?
Shirley says:

My family argues a lot in regard what is a word! One family member says only a noun can be use in boggle the word sei and Abe said it is not a word. Help
Jean Janssen says:

My family young and old have fun with Boggle, we use one dictionary and if in it, we allow the word, otherwise too many arguments arise! My 81 yr old sister is the champion, but her 50ish daughter is closing in! We learn so many new words per game, amazing, good to keep brains thinking!
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