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Best pictionary-like games on iphone

1.Draw Something Classic

with in-app purchases

Draw Something Classic is a free drawing game where users can play with their friends to the Draw and Guess classic game. It can be downloaded and installed on both Android and iOS devices, and also has in-app purchases.

Age rating:

Everyone

Category:

Word

Publisher:

Zynga

Size:

38.80 MB

Genre:

Not available

  • Mary Montgomery

    by Mary Montgomery

    best pictionary app ever! Don't believe what @Victor just said. I think that he didn't ever played this game ever. Also, this game is free. So why don More

  • Víctor Escobedo

    by Víctor Escobedo

    The solution isn't actually a game as much as it is a sketchbook. Not a very good solution.

2.QuizUp

with in-app purchases
QuizUp is a multi-player trivia game in which one player competes against another during seven rounds of timed multiple-choice questions in over 1000 topics. It gives players the chance to meet new people and join tournaments with them.

Age rating:

12+

Category:

Games

Publisher:

Glu Games Inc

Size:

Not available

Genre:

Not available

  • Trishla Jaiteley

    by Trishla Jaiteley

    Ever since QuizUp was released, I have been an avid fan of the game. It had undergone several updates and changes but the thrill and knwoledg it gives More

  • Gloria Soto

    by Gloria Soto

    The game is really awesome but the only backdrop is ADS.....huge amount of ads (1 ad after every online match which is of 30 second and is unskippable More

3.Reverse Charades

with in-app purchases

Reverse Charades is a free iOS app based on the classic game in which one person, without speaking, acts for others to guess the word. The game set the rounds with time limits with free and premium packs of cards.

Age rating:

4+

Category:

Games,Entertainment,Card,Word

Publisher:

Simsaw, Inc

Size:

64.49 MB

Genre:

Not available

  • Helen Jia

    by Helen Jia

    This is a legit pictionary app that I wished I knew earlier. I have only experienced playing Reverse Charades in a Pajama Party with my gang and all I More

  • Carol Wheeler

    by Carol Wheeler

    Playing pictionary has been a fun thing to do with friends. Reverse Charades allows you to do just that on your iOS.

4.Heads Up!

Paid: $0.99 with in-app purchases
Heads Up! is a game for Android and iOS mobile games popularized by comedian and TV show host Ellen DeGeneres. In this game, the player/s need to guess the word on the "card" on the head of the other player.

Age rating:

12+

Category:

Games,Entertainment,Card,Word

Publisher:

Warner Bros. Entertainment

Size:

100.41 MB

Genre:

Not available

  • Ajay Kapur

    by Ajay Kapur

    After I have watched this pictionary game app on the show of my favorite host Ellen, I just wanna freakin' play the game. And no surprises, I have enj More

  • Jordan Hunter

    by Jordan Hunter

    I downloaded this game at a party one night, and I am glad I did. Many different options of categories makes sure that you will never run out of fun n More

5.Spaceteam

with in-app purchases

Spaceteam is a free local co-op multiplayer party game, where a group of players shouts directions at the player who has control of the spaceship. It can be played on devices running on either Android or iOS systems.

Website:

Not available

Age rating:

3+

Category:

Not available

Publisher:

Not available

Size:

Not available

Genre:

Word

  • Raymond Vasquez

    by Raymond Vasquez

    Quite a unique game! Best to be enjoyed in multiplayer. You will get a lot of enjoyment out of this, I promise!

6.SketchParty TV

Paid: $4.99

SketchParty TV is a paid drawing and guessing game for iOS devices, specifically iPad and Apple TV. It was developed and published by Magnate Interactive and is suitable for ages four and above.

Age rating:

4+

Category:

Games,Education,Family

Publisher:

Magnate Interactive Ltd

Size:

53.62 MB

Genre:

Not available

  • Russell Peterson

    by Russell Peterson

    SketchParty is very fun to play with a friend. It is simple and easy to understand. The price is also not bad!

7.Trivia Crack

With in-app purchases.
Trivia Crack is a free online quiz game developed and published by Etermax in 2013 for both Android and iOS devices. Users can play against their friends even in foreign languages and even share their own achievements.

Website:

Not available

Age rating:

Not available

Category:

Not available

Publisher:

Not available

Size:

Not available

Genre:

Not available

  • Samuel Banks

    by Samuel Banks

    I have played the sequel to this game which is Trivia Crack Kingdoms, but I personally prefer the original game better. If you are looking to play a new party game with your friends, then you should try this.

8.Evil Apples

with in-app purchases

Evil Apples is a free card game for both Android and iOS system in which the players will have to prove their skills and sense of humor. They pick a card from the deck and complete funny sentences with the options that you get.

Age rating:

Mature 17+

Category:

Word

Publisher:

Evil Studios Limited

Size:

33.55 MB

Genre:

Not available

  • Daniel Ryan

    by Daniel Ryan

    The best pictionary game app similar to Cards Against Humanity! 5 stars totally! ⭐but remember, this is more suitable for adults. 😉

DID YOU KNOW?

Did you know that prior to Pictionary's publication Robert Angel, the game's creator, would randomly choose words from the dictionary and subsequently draw the chosen word for his party-goers to guess? The game's mechanics involve a team's personal choice on who begins drawing, rotating with every round. The "drawer" then takes a single card from the in-game deck which contains a set of words, after which they will attempt to draw pictures that represent the chosen word, with his teammates trying to guess the word. Any kind of letter, number, or symbol is prohibited in the game, as well as verbal cues and gesturing to an object or person in the room.

Although the game is quite popular today, the same cannot be said during the beginning stages of its development. The game was first conceived in 1982 by Angel while working as a waiter, following his graduation from Western Washington University with a Business Administration degree, as a party game played by him and his friends after their shifts. It wasn't until 1984 would he stumble upon his old rules for the game once more, testing it with his family with positive results, then compiling words from the dictionary to use for the game's word list. It was then initially self-published in 1985 through Angel Games, selling 6,000 copies in a single year, then sold to Mattel in 2001. Despite the rise of smartphones, video games, and game apps, Pictionary still remains as one of the most popular board games played on family game nights to this day.

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