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Board Games: Codenames: Pictures

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Codenames: Pictures

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In Codenames: Pictures, two rival spymasters know the agent in each location. They deliver coded messages telling their field operatives where to go for clandestine meetings. Operatives must be clever. A decoding mistake could lead to an unpleasant encounter with an enemy agent – or worse, with the assassin! Both teams race to contact all their agents, but only one team can win.

Codenames: Pictures differs from the original Codenames in that the agents are no longer represented by a single word, but by an image that contains multiple elements.

chart indicating codenames pictures requires 2-8 players, takes 10-20 minutes to play, features spy, deduction, and party game themes, and offers memory, partnerships, pattern recognition, and press your luck mechanics


easy difficulty