HOW TO PLAY - CADOO GAME - GAME
Choose the color of your tokens. Each player takes all the tokens of one
color. (If you have more than four players, see the special instructions
for team play on the back page .)
Open up the board, take all the goodies out of the box, and set them up
so everyone can see everything.
You’re ready to start Cadoo! The youngest player goes first.
Cadoo is the all-new, outrageously fun game designed especially for
kids. With a variety of hilarious activities, Cranium Cadoo will get you
thinking, creating, giggling, and grinning as you go for a four-in-a-row
Cadoo to win.
Cranium Cadoo Die
Roll it to see which deck of cards you draw from.
Beat the timer on every challenge.
Secret Decoder Mask
Use this to read the secret words or answers on the cards!
Make fun stuff.
Get a four-in-a-row Cadoo to win!
Paper and Pencil
Draw cool things.
players guess what you are doing. If somebody shouts it out, you
share the same spot on the board.
You do these on your own. You can complete your four-in-a-row Cadoo only
How to play in teams
If you have
more than four
players, you can play Cadoo in teams. A team can be any number of
people, from one to four or more.
In teams, game play works almost the same. When it’s your
team’s turn, roll the die and draw your SOLO or COMBO card. If
your team rolls a SOLO, you and your teammates do the challenge on the
card together. The other teams watch and check your answer. If
your team rolls a COMBO, choose
player on your team to do the challenge while all the
try to guess. (The people on your team
guess.) If another team shouts out the correct answer, both teams
place tokens on the board.
Your team chooses the spot.
Cadoo to win
Be the first to get a four-in-a-row Cadoo and you win!
you can win
on a SOLO card! Say you have three tokens in a row and you roll a
COMBO. You can still do the COMBO, and you still get to place tokens if
you succeed–you just can’t choose the spot that would complete your
Cadoo. Only a SOLO card gives you a chance to go for that fourth winning
What if nobody gets a Cadoo?
This happens sometimes. Keep playing until the board is full.
The player with the most tokens on the board wins the game.
Roll the die to see which kind of card you get–SOLO or COMBO.
Draw your own card and read it
so everyone can hear you. Your card tells you what to do and how
to place tokens if you succeed.
Start the timer when you’re ready to begin your Cadoo challenge. Can you
beat the timer? Congratulations!
You’re on your way to a Cadoo.
Pass the die to the player on your left. Your turn ends after one card.
of the Game
first to get a Cadoo (four tokens in a row–across, up, down, or
diagonally) and win!
Succeed On a Solo Card
Way to go!
Put one token on any open spot. No one can place a token on top of
If You Succeed On a Combo Card
You put one token on any open spot,
player who shouted out the right answer puts a token on top of yours.
of you can
use that spot to go for your four-in-a-row Cadoo. If nobody guesses
correctly, you may
tokens on the board.