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Pictonyms

No. of Players: 1+
Type of Game: written
What you need: pen and paper

Goal

To write a word as an image of what it represents.

How to play

A pictonym is a word image. Pictonyms have their letters drawn in such a way that it gives a sense of what the word symbolizes. Players challenge themselves or others to randomly select words from a dictionary and then illustrate what those words represent by creatively drawing their letters.

This game is similar to Rebus.

Examples

pictonym words: cash, whisper, snaking, fat, lone, cube, growing, fragmented

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