Welcome to Cranium Tune Twister, where you put your own creative twists on familiar tunes. Build your twisted tunes one line at a time, then grab the microphone to perform your masterpieces with style and flair!


Components

  • 20 rewritable song cards
  • 5 secret song keepers
  • 6 dry-erase pens
  • eraser
  • microphone
  • scorecard
  • instructions

Object of the Game

Win the most points by writing and singing silly new lyrics.


Setup

Put one song card face down on the table and set out the eraser.

The player whose birthday is coming up next is the first judge. Give the judge the scorecard, a pen, and the microphone.



Game Play

  1. The judge turns over the song card and places it where everyone can read it.

    Sing the song together, humming the blanks.

  2. All players-except the judge-write down words in their secret song keepers to fill in the two blanks for Round One on the song card.

  3. Close your song keeper and hand it to the judge.

  4. Take turns singing the song into the microphone, using the words from your song keeper to fill in the two blanks.

  5. The judge sings Round One again, humming the two blanks.

  6. Take turns singing the song into the microphone, using the words from your song keeper to fill in the two blanks.



Scoring

  1. The judge chooses a favorite set of words and writes them down on the song card.

  2. The judge writes the scores down on the scorecard, giving two points to the player who wrote the words and two points to the player who sang them.The judge gets one point.


Next Round

Erase the words in your song keeper. The player to the left of the judge is the judge in the next round.

Continue until you've completed all the rounds on the song card.


End of the Game

After you finish the song, add up all your points. If you have the highest score, you're the winner! Now sing the whole song together!


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