Get back your family time with a traditional game night! The easiest and most time-tested game for a multi-age and -stage group has always been charades. Our list of the best iPhone apps for charades takes the time-honored game further with many hilarious bells and whistles, from impersonating celebrities to name that tune. Most are free, or super cheap, so there is something for everyone.
The best iPhone apps for charades
21 Apr 2020, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
This fun and exciting game is sure to get any party started, great for times with family and friends, and suitable for all age groups. Our app has thousands different challenges where you will have to act, dance, hum and impersonate! Your job is to act out as many cards as possible before the timer runs out. 4.8 out of 5 stars from 639 Ratings.
- Play with as many or as few friends as you want.
- Get a high score by acting out the cards.
- This app will have you do a variety of activities from acting to humming, and even some dancing.
- You will be challenged in trivia and creativity, your next party, gathering or family game night will never be the same again.
Reverse Charades is the original hilarious twist on a classic stand-by (where one person acts out words for the team to guess-boring)! With the Reverse Charades app, the entire team uses 60 second rounds to act out as many words as one person can guess. Be warned...you're in for big and dangerous doses of fun! 4.2 out of 5 stars from 204 Ratings.
- Fast-paced, fiercely fun team competition that's an absolute riot with families, work teams, school groups, party-goers or among a few close friends.
- Try a starter pack for free. Unlock a full pack of cards through in-app purchase.
- Purchase the "Premium Upgrade" for all current card packs, and get unlimited access to all future card packs.
- Works on iPhone and iPad.nBased on the popular board game.
America’s leading word card game, Charades! is another twist on the classic charades game. Players can play with traditional charades or take a trivia challenge. Players can do a word association lighting round, dance, or impersonate a celebrity! There is no limit to the number of players, so this game can be useful over many social situations, from car trips to parties. The game offers player 45 themed decks, each with unique and humorous subjects. Choose from movies, science, nostalgia, television, and so much more. To play, simply tilt your phone to draw a card, and tilt up to pass. Once the round has ended, tilt down if you guessed correctly.
- No player limit
- 45 themed decks
- Tilt the phone to play
- Charades, trivia, and more
- America’s leading word card game
With Move-it adults and children can both get in on the party game fun. Specifically designed to be used by families and multi-age groups, Move-it encourages social interaction rather than the typical isolation caused by screen time. The game is highly customizable, with users able to select the number of teams, the number of rounds, and the length of time for each round. Features include various game modes such as basic, board game, rush, and infinite. Decks include objects, actions, people, cartoons, food, places, media, and many more. The price is right for the budget-conscious too, because this app is free.
- For adults and children
- Encourages social interaction
- Customize the game play
- Various game modes
- Free iPhone app for charades
Classic Game Night is the way to use those screens to get back your family time! With five different game types and 23 different decks, there is endless fun! Games include Charades, Guess It!, Hum a Tune, and more. Many categories means lots more laughs. Categories include films, nostalgia, music, professions, holidays and more. The games are highly adaptable for small or large team play. Take the app on a road trip, to the beach, or to your next Christmas party. The family who laughs to together stays together! The free version has lots of playability, but you can also add to it with an in-app purchase.
- Five different game types
- 23 different deck
- Small or large team play
- Useful for many social events
- Free with in-app purchases