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“It’s like Uno, except there are goats, magical enchiladas, and kittens that can kill you.”

-CNN

45,000+ reviews
10+ million copies sold

Ages 7+ 2-6 Players 15 Mins to Play

$26.00

Betray your friends. Try not to explode.

Exploding Kittens is an award-winning card game from Matthew Inman (The Oatmeal) and Elan Lee (XBox). It’s hilarious, cutthroat, and infinitely replayable. It contains many fireballs and a handful of goats.

  • Betray your friends
  • It takes a few minutes to learn
    (but you’ll play for hours)
  • Family friendly

How it works

Draw cards

Players take turns picking up cards, while trying to avoid the Exploding Kitten cards.

Don't explode.

If somebody draws an Exploding Kitten card, they explode. They are dead and are booted from the game.

Defuse the kittens.

Players can stay alive by defusing the kittens with things like laser pointers or catnip sandwiches.

Strategize.

There are various action cards which allow you to develop complex strategies for avoiding drawing an Exploding Kittens, such as attacking other players and forcing them to draw extra cards.

Betray your friends.

Try not to explode.

It’s game that lets you develop fun and/or cruel strategies against one another.

Check out the official rules for gameplay instructions.

Get it now.

EXPLODING KITTENS: Original Edition

Ages 7+ 2-6 Players 15 Mins to Play
$26.00

A card game for people who are into kittens and explosions and laser beams and sometimes goats.

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The Details
Exploding Kittens is a highly strategic, kitty-powered version of Russian Roulette. Basically, if you draw an Exploding Kitten, you lose and you are full of loser sad-sauce. All the other cards in the deck help you avoid or mitigate your risk of drawing an Exploding Kitten. If you don’t explode, YOU WIN! Congratulations, you are full of greatness!
  • It's like UNO, except there are goats, magical enchiladas and kittens that can kill you. -CNN
  • Family-friendly party game for 2-5 players (up to 9 players if you combine 2 decks).
  • Illustrations from the creator of The Oatmeal.
Exploding Kittens is a proud partner of Best Friends Animal Society, a nation-wide “no-kill” animal rescue.

The Mobile Game

Play the insanely addicting Exploding Kittens app.

#1 in the App Store

worldwide