Field Games

Sword of Truth

Sword of Truth

Preparation: Establish field boundaries. Spread equipment all around the center of the field. Use equipment that is visually different from each other. You will have to be able to tell the referee which sword got you out and have it be recognizable. The referee should...

Escalation

Escalation

Preparation: Divide into 2 equal teams. Everyone is allowed to use only one small sword. Rules: This game plays in rounds. Each round won by the team with players remaining on the field. The team that loses a round must pick one of their players to “Upgrade”, An...

Knights vs Peasants

Knights vs Peasants

Preparation: Divide into two teams with 4x the number of players on one team. (E.g. 1 versus 4) The smaller team are the “Knights” and they can use any equipment they would like. The larger team are the “Peasants” and they can only use 1 sword. The goal is to have the...

Hoard

Hoard

Preparation: Have a stopwatch ready to track how long each team will last. Divide into two equal teams. Setup 2 points (cones, landmarks, or other) as “Respawns Using cones setup a “Castle” for the entrenched team. The edges of a castle are HARD boundaries, if you...

VIP

VIP

Preparation: Have a timer ready to measure out the “Night”. The length of Night should be 1 minute plus 15 secs for each player. (e.g. 12 players would be 4 mins [12 players * 15 sec + 60 sec]) Divide into two teams with 3x the number of players on one team. (E.g. 3...

King Game

King Game

Preparation: Setup 2 points (cones, landmarks, or other) as “Respawns” Establish 2 players as “Kings”. They are typically two of the larger or more skilled players on the field. Divide into two equal teams with 1 King on each team. Establish field boundaries. Rules:...

Capture the Flag

Capture the Flag

Preparation: Setup 2 points (cones, landmarks, or other) as “Respawns” Setup 2 points (cones, landmarks, or other) as “Home” Place 1 “Flag” (bandana or item) at each Home.  Divide into 2 equal teams. Establish field boundaries. Rules: The objective of the game is...

Two to a Tree

Two to a Tree

Preparation: Designate a respawn point. Establish boundaries. Rules: Start the game as a free for all. When players get out they go to the respawn. When there are two people at the respawn they become a duo team and shout “Alive” to enter the game. The game continues...

Shadow Exercise

Shadow Exercise

Preparation: Split everyone into partners Find a Partner A and a Partner B Rules: Have partner groups spread out so they have room between them and other partner groups. Have partners face each other and stand 4-6ft apart. Partner A will be the 'MOVER'. They must make...

Tournament Game

Tournament Game

Preparation: Mark a ring with cones to designate an arena. (Soft boundary) Establish and mark in some way 3 referee positions evenly spread around the arena. Pick a head referee and two additional referees to start and have them each stand at different ref points. All...

Zombie

Zombie

Preparation: Establish boundaries Rules: Start a free-for-all game. When you get out, kneel/sit and wait until the person that got you out gets out. As they get out, you may (when you are ready) respawn by standing and saying “Alive”. If two players get eachother out...

Warlord

Warlord

Preparation: Establish field boundaries. Rules: Start a free for all game.When you get someone out they are on your team.When anyone one on your team gets another person out, that person is also on your team.When you get out you are on the new team but all of your...

Ring the Bell

Ring the Bell

Preparation: Divide into 2 equal teamsSetup a "Bell" for each team. The bell is what the other team needs to "ring" in order to score a point. It is recommended to use a standing cone. You can use a shield or any other object as well though. Setup a respawn for each...

Ditch

Ditch

Preparation: Divide into 2 teamsEstablish field boundaries Rules: Start the round and pay attention to who gets out first on both teams.The round ends when all the players on one team get out.Before beginning the next round, the first player that got out on the...