Codenames Board Game

Codenames Game Rules

Codenames Instructions / How To Play

Average Price: $15.00
Playing Time: 15 min.
Ages: 14+
Players: 2 - 8

In the game Codenames, you are trying to correctly decode and locate your agents without landing on any opponents agents. You'll be working as a team to try and complete the challenge. There are also different variations of how to play based on if you only have two or three people playing.

Codenames is an intriguing game that keeps you thinking like a spy or detective. Each game is drastically different so there are always new challenges to overcome. The other good thing is it doesn't take forever to complete the game - it only takes around 15 minutes. You'll want to play this game over and over so check out Codenames today!

If you can get all your words covered then your team will be the winner.

Codenames comes with 16 agent cards, 1 double agent card, 7 innocent bystander cards, 1 assassin card, 40 key cards, 1 card stand, 1 timer, 200 cards with 400 codenames and the official Codenames game rules and instructions.

Game Rules:
Please keep in mind that the official Codenames 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 origianl packaging on how to play Codenames.

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Hadley says:

Wow, I really liked this game. We played it as a group of friends last night and it was a blast. I came here to check out the game rules since I had a few questions on how I can beat my friends next time.
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