* Games to make game nights actually fun
* From classic drinking games to risque new favorites
* Plus, fun for the teetotalers, too
Unless you’re snowed in and stuck in a Midwestern college town, game night tends to lose some of its appeal once you pass the age where you can legally go out and drink at bars and clubs. Then of course that quickly loses its appeal too and you find yourself, as so many adults do, falling into one or another mostly-unchanging routine, and the days and the weeks become so alike you can no longer separate them. The years go by and you wake up feeling like Paul Rudd’s character in “This Is 40,” or find that like Rip Van Winkle, you’ve aged without the benefit of experience. Don’t let routine steal the years away; these adult-friendly drinking games add some variety to your at-home experience, turning game night back into some semblance of the fun it might have been in college.
1. Drunk Stoned Stupid.
This is a game that encourages you to drunkenly call out your friends’ habits. Maybe you were going to anyway, and now they can’t get mad, because it’s a card game. Hilarity and bonding may ensure.
2. Drunk Confidence Game
This is a game that might as well be based around the “hold my beer,” meme. It provides cards with funny challenges for your drunkenly confident friends.
This is what happens when every college drinking game gets somehow mashed together and is also Monopoly.
4. Loaded Kings
Billed as the nation’s most popular drinking card game, this game comes with 54 waterproof, beer-proof cards that helpfully tell you how to play, in case you’re too drunk and you forgot.
5. Drinking Games for People Who Never Drink– Except when They Do
From the makers of Drunk, Stoned, Stupid (sort of has a live, laugh, love kind of ring to it) this is a collection of games that can be played with or without inebriation.