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Paul Schwarzenbart
United States
Reedsburg
Wisconsin
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9
Jan 2009*
Mom and kids (and the unofficial after school day care friends) had loads of fun with this one during the elementary school years.
2009-01-13*
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Randy Cox
United States
Clemson
South Carolina
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8.25
May 2008*
Charades with kiddie categories (objects, actions, and animals). Sounds are allowed, but not words. Biggest problem is that there are only 20 cards for each category (the cards have the word and a picture of the word on it, so our non-reading children play).
2008-05-23*
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Carol Jones
United States
Maryland
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8
Mar 2008*
This is a children's game. Kids charades. For limited readers with lots of life experience. The cards have 1 or 2 words and a picture. I found my son could read the words, but didn't know what things like "sewing" were. Great for bringing out imagination and personality. Autism winner.
2008-03-22*
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S B Royster
United States
Virginia
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8
Apr 2012
kids love it... but 2 is TOO young to play for real
2010-03-20
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David G.
United States
Moorpark
California
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6
Oct 2005*
It's a great game to play with kids, however I must be honest and say that I don't like playing charades with my kids.
2005-10-28*
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Richard Vickery
Australia
Tempe (Sydney)
NSW
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6
Dec 2006*
Charades in a box. Good for children younger than 8, as it doesn't require reading or thinking up a topic. Works fine for what its design is. We let our youngest just use the animal deck as he finds miming a fridge a bit tricky!
2006-12-25*
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Eric Johnson
United States
Cottage Grove
Oregon
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6
Mar 2009*
Kids: Like Cranium for little kids.
2009-03-11
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Colls
United States
Silver Spring
Maryland
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6
Jul 2013
We've played a lot and I'm bored by the cards. (I keep considering adding new ones to the game.) My four-year-old likes this though.
2011-09-30
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A.J. Stephani
United States
Cincinnati
Ohio
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4
Jun 2005*
Family Rating Breakdown:

A.J.: 1
Zachary: 4
Isaac: 3
Elenya: 8

Beginner's Charades game . . . good for teaching basic counting skills and the turn-taking principle . . . My daughter really likes it, though she "*really* likes Pretty Pretty Princess" . . . .
2005-06-18*
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Duke of Lizards
United States
College Station
Texas
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We're all in this together, and we love to take a bath!
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3
Jul 2013
This isn't a game at all, but an activity. That said, Charades is a fun activity, and really young people (a gregarious 3 year-old, for example) can play.
2012-11-03
Christopher Seguin
United States
Cleveland
Ohio
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2
Jan 2009*
I hate this game. I can't wait until my kids grow out of the phase that forces them to play crappy board games, and they start to play Daddy's fun games like Railroad Tycoon and Through the Ages. Until then, this piece of [ADJECTIVE REDACTED] crap sits in my closet waiting for my kids to grow up and we make one large charitable contribution to Goodwill!

EDIT (06/05/2014): This has now been donated to Goodwill, as well as a few other really, really bad games that were taking up space in a closet. I am very happy that my daughters are finally grown up and out of the phase of crappy games.
2014-06-04
Mike Smith-Stoe
United States
Maple Valley
Washington
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Barry Wonson
Australia
Wollongong
New South Wales
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An excellent version of "Chardes" aimed at younger players.
2009-04-15
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Nadine Sehnert
United States
Minneapolis
Minnesota
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replaced two missing pawns
three missing green cards
2010-01-09
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Celina Corridore
United States
Ohio
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3+
4-5 players
30 min
2013-01-01
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For Trade
Shanda Hoover
United States
Port Orchard
Washington
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Garage sale
2013-12-05
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Carol Witt
Australia
Sydney
New South Wales
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Bedroom, near window
2015-01-27
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Carol Witt
Australia
Sydney
New South Wales
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Bedroom, near window
This is a different version: Mickey and Friends (The Charades Game for Kids) but essentially the same game.
2015-01-27
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