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High Score Wins

Play ‘High Score Wins’ with Percy the Penguin

  • High Score Wins playing cardsThis game can be played by two or more players.
  • Deal the cards equally face down for every player.
  • The player to the right of the dealer starts.
  • They turn their top card over, without letting anyone else see, and read out the score for the category that they have chosen.
  • Everyone then reads out their score for that category.
  • The person with the highest score wins all the cards from that round and places all the cards they have won at the bottom of their pile.
  • The winner then controls the game, they turn over their next top card, choose a category and read out the score.
  • The person with the winning score for that category wins all the cards for that round.
  • Play continues until one player wins all the cards.

High Score Wins playing cardsDownload the playing cards

Play the game using the rules above by downloading and printing the playing cards.

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Use the blank template to create your own cards and play your own version of the game.

Blank cards (playing card size)

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