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Official Minute of Fun Game Rules

Minute of Fun is a lively and engaging game that challenges players to complete various fun and silly tasks within a minute. It's perfect for parties, family gatherings, and any occasion where you want to inject some energy and laughter.


The objective of Minute of Fun is to successfully complete the most challenges within the given time limit (one minute per challenge) and earn points.


  • Deck of challenge cards

  • Timer (set to 60 seconds)

  • Various props and materials as required by the challenges (e.g., cups, balls, straws, paper, etc.)

  • Score pad and pencil


  1. Prepare the Challenge Deck: Shuffle the deck of challenge cards and place it face down in the center of the playing area.

  2. Gather Materials: Ensure all props and materials needed for the challenges are readily available.

  3. Select Starting Player: Determine who will go first by any method you prefer (e.g., youngest player, highest dice roll, etc.).


  1. Draw a Challenge Card: The starting player draws the top card from the challenge deck and reads it aloud.

  2. Set the Timer: Set the timer to 60 seconds.

  3. Complete the Challenge:

    • The player attempts to complete the challenge as described on the card within one minute.

    • If the player completes the challenge successfully within the time limit, they score a point.

    • If the player fails to complete the challenge, no points are awarded.

  4. Pass the Turn: The next player in clockwise order draws a challenge card and attempts their challenge.

  5. Continue Playing: Play continues with each player taking turns drawing a card, setting the timer, and attempting to complete the challenge.

Winning the Game

The game can be played for a predetermined number of rounds or until all players have had an equal number of turns. The player with the most points at the end of the game is declared the winner.

Additional Rules

  • Skipping Challenges: Players can be given the option to skip a challenge if they feel uncomfortable or are unable to complete it. In this case, they simply draw a new card without penalty.

  • Team Play: For larger groups, consider dividing players into teams. Team members can take turns attempting challenges, and points are awarded to the team as a whole.

  • Challenge Variations: Some challenges may allow for modifications or variations to suit the players' preferences and available materials.

Sample Challenges

  1. Stack Attack: Stack 10 plastic cups into a pyramid and back into a single stack.

  2. Defying Gravity: Keep three balloons in the air for one minute.

  3. Cookie Face: Move a cookie from your forehead to your mouth without using your hands.

  4. Paper Dragon: Unroll a roll of toilet paper using only one hand.

  5. Ping Pong Bounce: Bounce a ping pong ball into a cup placed a certain distance away.

Minute of Fun is a fast-paced and entertaining game that brings laughter and excitement to any gathering. With its wide range of challenges and simple rules, it's easy to play and enjoyable for all ages. Gather your friends and family, set the timer, and get ready for a minute of fun!

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