Games to Play When Bored

Whether you’re looking for video games or party games, you’ll probably find a little distraction with the games below.

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Test Your Typing Speed

This website allows you to test your typing speed and also provides free training courses to help you improve your accuracy and typing skills. Practice and retake the test as often as you want!


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The Fidget Cube

The Fidget Cube is sort of like a chiller Bop-It for anxious people! Each of the cube’s six sides has something to fidget with.


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It’s the ultimate drinking game that combines the drinking games you know and love into ONE game! The set includes everything you need to play, no beer pong table required.


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Oregon Trail Board Game

Computer games these days will truly never match up to the innovative “Oregon Trail” from our past and… the actual past of those who traveled the Oregon Trail. Caulk rivers and hunt for bison with your friends in this tabletop version!


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What Do You Meme

It’s the game we all play on Twitter every day! Create the funniest meme by choosing the right caption card to match the photo card.

This game is a product of popular Instagram account F*ck Jerry.


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Geocache Treasure Hunting

This interactive treasure hunt encourages you to get out into the world and explore! Navigate to a geocache location, then sign and date the logbook, re-hide the geocache exactly how you found it, and share your experience online. You can learn more about Geocaching here.


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Online Room Escape Game

The “Room Escape” trend is sweeping the nation- and if you dig the concept but not the leaving your house part, you can experience your own online “Room Escape” via this game!


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Play Classic Gameboy Games On Playr!

Pokemon, Donkey Kong, Zelda, Mortal Kombat… Playr has all your favorite old Gameboy and Gameboy color games and you can play them right in your internet browser! Create a username and store up to 6 saved games at a time.


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The Oracle Of Kevin Bacon

Behold: the World Wide Web’s most comprehensive version of “the Kevin Bacon game.”

Here’s the goal: start with any film actor or actress and find out how many links it takes to connect them back to famed Footloose star Kevin Bacon. “Bacon Numbers” of 4 or higher are considered extremely rare. Try it out!


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Nose Aerobics Game

[Hopefully] this is is the only sport you play with your face! If you thought catching a ball in a cup couldn’t get any crazier, BOY were you wrong.


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Game Night In A Can

Gather 5-30 of your closes pals for an all inclusive game night… from a single can?!

Pull out one of 30 different challenges for a new and  awesome experience every game night.


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If you were dropped anywhere in the world, would you be able to figure out where you are? That’s the goal of Geoguessr. The game gives you a Google Maps street view and allows you to travel backward and forward to guess where on the globe you are. The closer your guess the more points you earn.


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Sporcle Trivia

Trivia-heads rejoice! Sporcle has over 1 million user-generated quizzes on every topic you can possibly imagine, from World Cup winners to Harry Potter characters.


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Adult Loaded Questions

See how well you know your friends with these 308 “loaded” questions. You and your guests will take turns guessing who wrote which answer. Works best with about 4-6 players.


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Disturbed Friends

Just a simple party game to find out how disturbed your friends really are. Vote on what you think your friends would do in horrible situations!


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1313 Dead End Drive

A deceased aunt. A multi-million dollar inheritance. 15 other relatives who are all after the dough. Set up traps to get them out of the way and get your hands on all the cash!


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Wits and Wagers

This game is a blast.  Just fast enough to keep it interesting and active, but also requires careful consideration.  A great, well-balanced party game.


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Never Have I Ever

Billed as the game of poor life decisions, and it’s 100% correct.  We haven’t laughed so hard in a long, long time.


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Drunk Stoned or Stupid

The ultimate point of this game is to get people to tell some amazing stories, and it works.  Fantastic party game.


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Civilization is one of the best games in history.  Freeciv is the open sourced, community developed version that you can play in your browser.  Addictive!


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Cards Against Humanity

Perhaps the best adult party game of all time.  Embarrassing, controversial, offensive.  If none of these terms bother you, pick it up.


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Exploding Kittens

The definition of irreverent, Exploding Kittens is the most enjoyable party game since Russian Roulette.


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Awkward Turtle

Not your typical word game, it’s a collection of obscure and hilarious topics.  Great fun for larger groups.


The Beatles saved the world from boredom.