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Awkward Moment® puts 3-8 players in terrifically awkward social situations! Players gather a hand of Reactions and together face hysterical, embarrassing, or stressful events. How Awkward!  Taking turns as “the Decider,” players use Decider Card to determine the basis for a winning Reaction. Players try to impress the Decider by submitting the best response from their hand of cards!

Awkward Moment is a 20 minute game for middle and high school students (3-8 players ages 12 and up).

Game Contents:

  • 100 Moment Cards
  • 284 Reaction Cards
  • 48 Decider Cards
  • Game Rules with Variations

award for awkward moment game: top game award 2019 at austim live

  • Game Design: Mary Flanagan, Andrea McClave, Viviana Ramos, Max Seidman, Zara Downs, Sukdith Punjasthitkul
  • Art Direction: Zara Downs
  • Executive Producer: Mary Flanagan
  • Producer: Sukdith Punjasthitkul
  • Research Team: Mary Flanagan, Geoff Kaufman, Max Seidman, Tina Moschella, Ashlee Roberson, Cote Theriault, Danielle Taylor, Amanda Young, Jordan Carpenter, Janet Kim, Andrea McClave, Viviana Ramos, Joe Ramsawak, Amaris De La Rosa-Moreno, Sara Gabriele, Madeleine Parker
  • Playtesters: Friends, families, and students in the NH/VT Upper Valley and beyond. Middle School Age appropriate.
  • Awkward Contributors: Sebastian Bierman-Lytle, Sharang Biswas, Mark Essig, Mary Flanagan, Geoff Kaufman, Janet Kim, Shloka Kini, Sukdith Punjasthitkul, Andrea McClave, Viviana Ramos, Max Seidman, Cote Theriault

Warning: In compliance with the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA) we are notifying you that some of the products we sell may contain small parts or parts that may break off potentially causing a choking hazard to small children. Please supervise small children to ensure their safety.

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