£47.93 + £3.98 delivery
In stock. Sold by ShippingLeader
Quantity:1

Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
Colour:
  • University Games 5 Second Rule the Game of Quick Thinking and Fast Talking(1)
  • Sorry, this item is not available in
  • Image not available
      

University Games 5 Second Rule the Game of Quick Thinking and Fast Talking(1)

206 customer reviews

Price: £47.93
Only 10 left in stock.
Dispatched from and sold by ShippingLeader.
1
A

Product Information

Package Quantity: 1 | Size: A
Technical Details
Brand University Games
  
Additional Information
ASIN9000886600
Delivery Destinations:Visit the Delivery Destinations Help page to see where this item can be delivered.
Date First Available24 July 2015
  
Feedback
 Would you like to give feedback on images?
 

Customer Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5 stars

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

87 of 90 people found the following review helpful By Hoofboy on 27 Dec. 2011
Size: 27 x 26.8 x 7.2 cmItem Package Quantity: 1 Verified Purchase
Going along with the others here.

What you get: A small folding board 25 x 25cm folded and 25 x 50cm open. 6 coloured marker pieces. 12 'Switch' cards. 12 'Pass' cards and two sets of double sided question cards. Plastic tubular stand up 5 second timer. Instructions.

The game: Simply move 12 spaces from start to finish. You move if you can simply call out 3 somethings in 5 seconds. Each player takes it in turn to be asked a question. If they succeed, the next player answers the next question. If you fail, the next player gets to try and steal your move by calling out 3 in 5, (although they can't use anything already mentioned). This is the UK version so yes, even Corrie is included i.e. Name 3 Corrie characters...

...What's that? You've done it already? Ah well, that may be, but when those mini ball bearings are shooting down the helter skelter tube and the pressure is on, even naming three things beginning with the letter 'R' can be tricky.

We played this for the first time on Christmas evening and were laughing as much at some very weird answers that came out as much as the inability of several family members to complete even the simplest question. Trust me, when you ask , 'Name 3 famous blonde female film stars and someone calls out Mahatma Ghandi, you know they've one, had too much sherry, or two, the pressure has got to them.

There are two danger zones where if you fail at any stage to answer 3 in 5 you miss the next go.

This is addictive, we even started just asking questions as a spot-quiz throughout the day. I can definitely also see this used in the summer as a BBQ or Beer Garden drinking game.

Yes it can be over within twenty minutes, but you simply call that round one and do a best of challenge.
Read more ›
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
11 of 11 people found the following review helpful By Kevin O'Keefe TOP 1000 REVIEWER on 1 Jan. 2013
Size: 27 x 26.8 x 7.2 cmItem Package Quantity: 1
This fast, often hilarious, game was a big hit this Christmas. It's simple to play and doesn't take long (10-30 minutes) but got everyone going - even the 'oldies'! Basically it's a 'name three things beginning with 'x' type game' but there are a few curve-balls thrown in (mischievous game designers?) For example, 'name three things you wouldn't tell your parents' which caused a few awkward moments! The game is a great leveler too in that even the most knowledgeable trivia-mad game-player will find themselves 'drying up' when faced with only five seconds to come up with an answer.

So, easy to play, inclusive and a good laugh; you really can't go wrong with this. What's more there are plenty of question cards: we played it a good few times and didn't even open the second pack of questions. One word of warning though; things can get VERY raucous what with all the shouting, laughing and disagreements over acceptable answers and so on! Maybe not *quite* on the par of the great game 'Articulate' but it's close. Highly recommended.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
14 of 14 people found the following review helpful By jenny on 19 Jan. 2012
Size: 27 x 26.8 x 7.2 cmItem Package Quantity: 1 Verified Purchase
Simple idea becomes a great family board game. Great for adults too when alcohol is added to the mix, making what can be a simple 3 answers in 5 seconds even more fun and laughter for all.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Jamie J on 4 Dec. 2012
Size: 27 x 26.8 x 7.2 cmItem Package Quantity: 1 Verified Purchase
This is the second time I've bought this game as a present, which I think says volumes about how much I like it! It's the perfect family/large gathering game, as the rules are simple enough to be explained in a few moments, so that you can immediately start playing.

We had great fun playing this - although it is much harder than you think once the timer is going and the pressure is on! The timer is fantastic as well, just a bit different to other board games which gives it a unique twist and makes it memorable.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By W. Davis on 21 Nov. 2012
Size: 27 x 26.8 x 7.2 cmItem Package Quantity: 1 Verified Purchase
oh my it gets the old grey cells working and is very addictive and a great family game my age range in the family is from 8 to 47 so good all round fun.
1 Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Siona on 16 Jan. 2012
Size: 27 x 26.8 x 7.2 cmItem Package Quantity: 1
Played this a few times over Christmas - great fun with a big group, but still enjoyable with only 3 players. The only negatives are that the rules are a little unclear at some points, and although there are quite a few question cards included I have a feeling we'll have used them all after only 4 or 5 games.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
17 of 19 people found the following review helpful By Julie Smedley on 8 Nov. 2011
Size: 27 x 26.8 x 7.2 cmItem Package Quantity: 1 Verified Purchase
Nice present easy to understand and lots of fun. A great board game that all the family can participate in.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By J. Spiller on 23 Dec. 2013
Size: 27 x 26.8 x 7.2 cmItem Package Quantity: 1 Verified Purchase
Definitely a fun game but the timer does NOT last 5 seconds - no more than 4 seconds, making it nigh on impossible to shout out three answers - very frustrating.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Look for similar items by category

Package Quantity: 1 | Size: A