The Shrek franchise has been entertaining us since 2001, with its lovable characters, witty humor, and unforgettable storylines. It’s safe to say that Shrek has become a pop culture phenomenon, and what better way to enjoy this beloved series than with a Shrek drinking game?
We’ll introduce you to the ultimate Shrek drinking game that will take your movie nights to a whole new level. So, gather your friends, grab your favorite beverages, and join Shrek, Donkey, and the rest of the gang for a swamp-filled adventure you won’t forget! Be sure to check out our list of 10 must-try movie drinking games for more ideas.
You’ll need to find a place to stream the film and plenty of alcohol. As for the type of alcohol, it’s up to you, but we suggest going for something that won’t knock you out too quickly since Shrek is a 90-minute movie. A beer, cider, or light cocktail should do the trick.
Once you’ve got your drink of choice and the movie, grab some friends and prepare for a fun, boozy evening of Shrek-themed entertainment. Just remember to drink responsibly and stay hydrated.
How to Play the Shrek Drinking Game
The Shrek drinking game is simple to play and is perfect for those who are fans of the movies or just looking for a fun drinking game to try. All you need is a drink of your choice (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) and any of the Shrek movies.
For this game, we will focus on the rules for the original Shrek movie, but feel free to adapt the rules for any of the sequels or spin-offs. Now, without further ado, let’s dive into the rules!
Rules for the Shrek Drinking Game
1. Whenever Shrek says “Ogres”:
Take a sip of your drink. As the main character, Shrek often talks about ogres and how they are misunderstood creatures. Each time he does, you’ll need to take a drink.
2. When Donkey talks in the third person:
Take a drink. This lovable character is known for his quirky way of speaking, so you’ll want to keep an ear out for when he refers to himself in the third person.
3. When a character breaks the fourth wall:
Take a drink. Shrek movies often include moments when characters acknowledge the audience or hint that they’re aware they’re in a movie. When this happens, take a sip of your drink.
4. Whenever someone screams:
With all the scary creatures and hilarious antics in the Shrek movies, there are bound to be a few screams. Each time someone screams, take a drink.
5. When Shrek and Fiona share a moment:
Throughout the movie, the relationship between Shrek and Fiona develops. Whenever they share a tender or romantic moment, take a sip of your drink.
6. When Lord Farquaad is on screen:
As the main antagonist of the movie, Lord Farquaad’s presence is sure to cause some trouble. Each time he is on screen, take a drink.
7. Whenever a song starts playing:
Shrek has some iconic songs and musical moments. When a song starts playing, whether it’s a character singing or background music, take a sip of your drink.
8. When a new character is introduced:
Shrek is filled with a colorful cast of characters. Every time a new character is introduced, take a drink.
If you’re feeling extra adventurous, take a shot whenever Shrek says, “Get out of my swamp!” This iconic line is a fan favorite, and adding this rule will certainly ramp up the excitement.