Fun Indoor Games to Play with Friends in 2023

Fun Indoor Games to Play with Friends

Looking for games to play with your friend’s by staying at home? Well, here you go with some of the fun indoor games that you can play to sweep away your boredom.  

Games are the activities that help you to take your mind off from your daily routine, and enjoy some time by diverting your mind. Games are not only relaxing and helpful for children’s personal growth but are also very important for adults. 

Now, let’s discuss a list of fun indoor games to play with Friends in 2023 that can be the best pastime for everyone. 

Never Have I Ever

If you want to know the deepest and darkest secrets of your friend you can play this game. Well, now is the time to learn the way it is played.

Suppose, one of you will say never have I ever broken traffic rules. Other people sitting there have to drink or eat the kept item, if they had broken the traffic rules. 

Similarly, it will go on in a circle and each one will add a statement after never have I ever and continue the game till the time you want to play it.

The winner will be the one who finishes the items kept to drink or to eat. 


One of the most famous games in the world among youngsters is Pictionary. It is fun, challenging, creative, and tests your artistic skills. For playing this game, you need a pen, a paper and a timer. Pictionary is also played in a similar way to charades, with teams.

If you don’t have a pictionary set, no worries! You will need someone to write a few clue cards, having the name of an object, movies, locations, songs, etc. 

It goes on turn by turn, one player from each team gets a clue card. Then you have to draw a visual representation of that on a piece of paper. Your teammates will try to guess what you have drawn within one minute. 

If your teammates are able to do so, the whole team gets a point. The team who scores more points wins the game.


UNO is one of the world’s most popular card games. The game begins with each player being distributed seven cards.These cards have one of four colours and a number on them, as well as an action card (Draw Two, Skip, or Reverse). A card from the deck is flipped at the beginning of each round. Players must try and play cards that match the colour or number of the card shown in the middle. 

A player must pick up a card, if you don’t have a card that fits the turned card; wild cards are accessible at any time.

The one whose card finishes the first wins the game. You can say, it is basically a tricky or luck based game.


Origami is an art. It is also called paper folding. What you have to do is distribute a sheet of paper to everyone playing. Then everyone has to make something from that sheet of paper. 

For example, you can make a paper boat, bird, or anything of your choice. The one who makes something first and with perfection wins the game.

Truth or Dare

This game can be played with anyone, with friends, family, couples etc. All you have to do is take an empty bottle and sit in the circle. Afterwards, roll the bottle in a circular motion. When the bottle stops rolling, the one it is pointing towards has to choose between the two options: truth or dare. 

When you choose the truth, anyone can ask a question and you have to answer the question honestly. If you choose dare, then other’s can give you a task to do. Once you accomplish the task you win, if not, you lose. 

Same goes on turn by turn and each one of you gets the chance to choose as well as to give dare or ask questions.  This is one of the most famous fun indoor games played worldwide.


Charades is among one of the best games to play with friends. It is challenging, fun and for sure generates laughs. 

To play charades, create groups of 2 to 4 players. One player from each team will start the game. That player can think of anything like a famous person, movie title, song title, etc and write it on a piece of paper. 

Afterwards, they have to make their team understand with the clues to help them guess the name of whatever they have written on the paper. 

Clues can be given in the form of hand gestures or by acting that out. If your team guessed it correctly, you and your team will win the points, if not, you and the team will lose the points. The team who guessed the maximum number of correct answers wins the game.

Likes And Dislikes

Another fun indoor game is likes and dislikes. This game tests how well you and your friends know one another. To play the game , you need some index cards and some pens. 

Everyone has to write down 5 likes and 5 dislikes on their card. The items can be anything like food, music, movies, clothing, etc.

After everyone has written their likes and dislikes on the card, collect them and then shuffle them. Afterwards, have someone read the likes and dislikes written on each card. The group will then vote on who wrote that card and try to guess the correct name. If guessed correctly, he or she will win that game.

Whisper Challenge

This can be really a fun game, if you guys play it with honesty. All you have to do is wear headphones and guess what the other person is trying to say by reading the lip.

The players give hilarious answers, while guessing what the other person is trying to say. The rule of the game is that you should have to wear headphones. The songs will be played in full volume, so that you cannot hear what your friend is saying to you. You have to understand or guess that only by reading the lips of your friend.The one who guesses the correct answer wins the game. 

These are the few fun games you can play in your pastime with your friends. And the good part is that you don’t have to go outside for that, you can play these indoor games and entertain yourself.

Also Read: 5 Ways to have Fun With Your Friends

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