Week 4 invention challenge

Share your amazing ideas in our Facebook group The best ideas get added to the website for everyone to play.

2 metre game

A social distancing game challenge

Can you invent a game to play with social distancing rules?

For 2 or more people to play together. They must be at least 2 metres apart at all times. No touching, or passing objects. Laughing and silliness definitely allowed!
What are your rules and how will people play?
Hints and tips to get started
  • Could you use objects in some way without passing them to anyone?
  • Could you use storytelling or role-play?
  • How about drawing or writing?
  • Might you use silly actions or movements?
  • Are you creating a game for kids or adults too?
  • Can the game be played inside, in the garden or both?
Game guidelines
Try and make sure your game ticks one of our game guideline boxes:
  • Build creative confidence
  • Spark imagination
  • Encourage curiosity
  • Make us smile
Need more information see our full game guidelines

Need some inspiration
Check out this game that's perfect for social distancing or see how other people are doing it in our Facebook group.
How to share your ideas
Share photos and videos of your new game on the Facebook Group
The best games will get added to this website for everyone to see!
Are you ready to share your game with the world?
Share with other Bored Gamers on our Facebook group and see how others enjoy playing it. We'll be choosing our favourite and most popular games to appear on this website.
Game guidelines
If your game ticks at least one of these boxes you might be on for a Bored Games seal of approval.
Build creative confidence
Examples might be role-play or games that involve speaking, storytelling.
Encourage curiosity
Seeking out new or re-discovering things. Finding inspiration in unexpected places. Seeing the world in a different way.
Example of a game that encourage curiosity
Spark imagination
Games that encourage people to use their imagination, for instance with things around the home
Make us smile
Please don't get serious. Spread some joy and laughter with your ideas.
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