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Each round, everyone is given told to draw a particular thing (a "task"), and has one minute to do so.
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For tips on how to play pingimus, see <b>[[Tips_pingimus]]</b>
  
After that, all players see one player's drawing and privately guesses what they think that player's task was.
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== Game play ==
  
Players' guesses are then mixed in with the original task, and players vote on which they think is the original task, for each picture.
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* Each round, every player is given a different thing to draw.
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* Players have one minute to draw their pictures,
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* Timers start at the moment they begin drawing.
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* When all drawings have been drawn, they are dealt out in turn.
  
Score 1 point for everyone who chose your guess, and for everyone who chose the original task on your drawing.
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=== Guessing ===
  
The game continues until ''(some point not specified in the original rules)''.
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* For each drawing, everyone except for the artist makes a private guess of what they think the drawing is of.
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=== Voting ===
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* When all guesses are in, the guesses are displayed to all the players, along with the original prompt that the artist was given.
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* If multiple entries are very similar, players may vote to say that these should be treated as the same, single answer for scoring.
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** ''For example:'' if one entry is "ice tray" and another is "icecube tray".
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* Players vote on which they think was the original prompt.
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=== Scoring ===
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* Votes are revealed.
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* Guessers score 1 point for everyone who chose their guess.
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* The artist scores 1 point for everyone who chose their original prompt.
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* ''Note:'' the default BGA scoring method does ''not'' give points for correct guesses.
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** It is up to the table administrator to decide this before the game begins.
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== Game length ==
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* Usually 3 to 5 rounds.
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* Each round every player submits one drawing.

Latest revision as of 02:48, 30 December 2021

For tips on how to play pingimus, see Tips_pingimus

Game play

  • Each round, every player is given a different thing to draw.
  • Players have one minute to draw their pictures,
  • Timers start at the moment they begin drawing.
  • When all drawings have been drawn, they are dealt out in turn.

Guessing

  • For each drawing, everyone except for the artist makes a private guess of what they think the drawing is of.

Voting

  • When all guesses are in, the guesses are displayed to all the players, along with the original prompt that the artist was given.
  • If multiple entries are very similar, players may vote to say that these should be treated as the same, single answer for scoring.
    • For example: if one entry is "ice tray" and another is "icecube tray".
  • Players vote on which they think was the original prompt.

Scoring

  • Votes are revealed.
  • Guessers score 1 point for everyone who chose their guess.
  • The artist scores 1 point for everyone who chose their original prompt.
  • Note: the default BGA scoring method does not give points for correct guesses.
    • It is up to the table administrator to decide this before the game begins.

Game length

  • Usually 3 to 5 rounds.
  • Each round every player submits one drawing.