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Telestrations

Laugh your way through sketchy communication and creative interpretation

Min

3

Max

12

Ideal:

8

Player Interaction:

Many vs. Game

Round:

30

10

Game:

To Play:

To Facilitate:

Easy

Easy

To Customize:

Easy

Mechanics:

Construction, Cooperative, Drawing, Hidden Action, Limited Action, Observation, Presentation, Simultaneous Action,

Dynamics:

Adaptability, Communication, Creativity, Positivity, Public Speaking, Skill-building, Time Management,

HOW TO PLAY

SCAN FOR MOBILE

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WHERE TO BUY

Physical Setup

+ 1 dry-erase booklet with marker (or paper booklet with pen) per person

+ Topic cards with different words/phrases

+ A timer that can be set with 2 different countdowns


You can also buy the physical game here.

Virtual Setup

Try this free web-app. Follow the instructions and share the host link with players: https://garticphone.com/

As an Opener

COMING SOON

As a Core Activity

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As a Closer

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HOW TO FACILITATE

SCAN FOR MOBILE

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GAME 1-PAGER

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Variations

Less Time: Make the turns to draw 20 seconds for added difficulty and fun

Meaningful Words: Populate the topic card deck with words that have to do with the team, workplace, industry, etc.

Preambles

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Pulse Check

Q. Does everyone seem open to keep playing? Are the disengaged able to be more engaged?

Q. Are people having fun — smiling, laughing, in deep thought?

Q. Do you hear productive strategizing about how to improve round-to-round?

Why

Position the reflection around goals and metrics, as well as the skills and roles to succeed:


  • What is one thing about you that would help your team members work with you better?

  • Did this game give you ideas about how to better advocate for yourself?

  • What strengths and talents did you witness, and how could the team better leverage them?

Act

Position the reflection around the need to be in motion and see measurable progress:


  • How did your team define success? What indicated you were on the right track?

  • What game insights can you apply to better handle future times of crisis or uncertainty?

  • Did this game give you any ideas about how to activate team skills and resources in new ways?

Have feedback? Offer your thoughts here:

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