1. Steven Leimberg
  2. Pokemon Drinking Game



Pokemon Drinking Game

This Pokemon Drinking Game is built using jQuery and impress.js. Check it out on my website.

The Board

Pokemon Drinking Game Board

Game features:

  • track of player positions
  • Stops players on gold squares no matter their roll.
  • Changes a player's token to yellow when landing on tile 4 (You caught a Pikachu!).
  • up to 9 players

How to play:

  1. Open index.html in a modern browser that supports CSS3 transforms and transitions.
  2. Enter up to 9 player names and select the one of three starter pokemon tokens.
  3. Read the instructions in the center of the board.
  4. Press the s key or click player 1's name in the control bar to view player 1's token.
  5. Press the e key or press the "Roll" button to roll a D6. (you can also enter values manually including negative values for certain events or if using real dice).
  6. Press the w key to move the current player the "rolled" number of spaces.
  7. Follow the instructions on the tile.
  8. Press the d key or the > button in the control bar to switch to the next character.
  9. Repeat steps 5 - 8 until everyone is drunk or someone wins.

Keyboard shortcuts:

e = roll a D6
w = move spaces rolled
a = go to previous player
d = go to next player
s = go to currently selected player
q = game overview


The game does not force players to round robin turns since certain tiles have certain "effects".