OK, maybe not everyone is addicted to playing the fiendishly difficult yet deceptively simple mobile game from Rovio. What follows are 10+ of the best texting games you can play right now without needing to download or install anything. But even those who find it difficult to create worlds, characters, and plots by themselves could gain enjoyment from this simple texting game. Thankfully there are a host of texting games you can play instead. These can (with unlimited text bundles) provide free fun for playing with family and friends.I whiled away many a long car journey as a child playing endless rounds of this.
Your opponent then has to guess what it is you have spied, with only the first letter of the object to guess from.
Variations include giving clues after each negative response to a wrong guess, or limiting the number of guesses allowed.
Although the latter is extremely tough to tackle, as anyone who uses Twitter will attest. Your ‘Yes/No’ responses help the guesser narrow down the possibilities until they can make an educated guess as to what was being thought of.
, a game that has been a favorite of families for generations.
Slowly but surely the two of you build a story over the course of several texts. The concept of this game is elegantly simple yet it requires a degree of intelligence to succeed at it.
Variations include sentences containing a certain number of words or characters, or even sentences of exactly 140 characters. One of you thinks of an object or person, while the other fires questions at them via text message.