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SILVER BULLETS – A Guide To Initiative Problems, Adventure Games & Trust Activities


The most popular adventure games and activities book on the planet. Filled with tons of playful, interactive and 100% fun group activities that are designed to promote teamwork, establish trust and increase communication, co-operation and self-awareness.

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The original Silver Bullets has been a classic in the adventure education field since it was first released in 1984. Written by the adventure programming guru Karl Rohnke, more than 250,000 copies have been sold world-wide, and is considered by many to be THE defining text for the adventure education field.

This 25th Anniversary edition has been completely re-written and features a bunch of new activities and revised classics. Altogether, a fantastic collection of zany, fun and interactive ice-breaker, getting-to-know-you games, trust exercises and group problem-solving activities.

In addition to more than 160 activities, Karl also offers his expert advice to help novice and experienced practitioners squeeze more value from their programs than just a fun time.

For those looking for the original writing of some of the true classic activities in our field, or are looking for a new activity to refresh your curriculum, or those who simply want to enjoy Karl’s fun and engaging writing style, this book will be a valuable addition to your library of resources.

Written by Karl Rohnke, 2010 (200 pages)

Featured Activities

PDQ Test

Fun whole-group exercise involving quirky movements.

Everybody Is It

All-time classic, large group tag game, with twists.

Squat Thrust

Hilarious yet difficult balancing energiser for partners.