What is the rules of taboo?
Rules. An even number of players from four to ten sit alternating around in a circle. Players take turns as the “giver”, who attempts to prompt their teammates to guess as many keywords as possible in the allotted time. However, each card also has “taboo” (forbidden) words listed which may not be spoken.
How do you play the big taboo board game?
To start the game, players divide into two teams. Through describing and correctly guessing keywords, teams advance their respective pawns around a spiraling track. Each round, one person on each team gives clues to his or her teammates, who try to guess as many correct words as they can in the time allotted.
How do you win at taboo?
Use creativity to get your point across without speaking any of the taboo words. Take a second to think about each card you receive before you start saying clues. If a word has more than one meaning, try to get across as many of those meanings as possible to maximize your potential for winning.
What is the die for in taboo?
If you use a TABOO word, break any rules for clues, or fail to follow the rules of your die roll, they sound the buzzer and quickly explain why. They place the “dead” card in the tray; then you quickly flip up a new card and continue playing.
Why are Taboo cards different colors?
Objective: To get more points than your opponent by accurately describing more words to your team. This is how you put the cards you’re describing. As you can see, there are four colours on each card, which is great, is allows you to play four different games, and the colours have different kinds of words on them.