A simple game of pretence for three players.
Two players share a trait (e.g. both are male, or both sports fans) while the third player does not (e.g. she is a woman, or doesn’t follow any team). One of the two players that share the trait becomes the judge and must question the others to identify the pretender.
Sound easy? You'd be surprised.
Play this game to see how good you are at spotting who is passing themselves off as someone else or to see if you know enough about the other two player’s lives to pretend to be someone you’re not.
Based on a Victorian parlour game adapted by Alan Turing for his 'Turing Test' for artificial intelligence and developed from cutting edge social science research at Cardiff University.
Masquerade has three modes of play:
- a tutorial with a few sample questions and answers
- a single round game where a judge asks questions to try to identify the pretender
- a three player, three-round game where you compete against your friends to identify the pretender and play a pretend role yourself
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