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Two Fun Beer Pong Variations

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If you have enjoyed a nice game of beer pong, you know how much fun it can be. The traditional game of pong has been around for decades and is still frequently enjoyed at tailgates, college parties, house and parties and events all over the world. The great thing about this game is that over the years, people have developed different ways to play. There are different sets of rules for the traditional game that vary slightly and there are also some variations that are pretty different, yet still keeping the original game mind. Here are two cool variations to the ever popular game of beer pong.

Volley Pong and Guerrilla Pong Variations

First up is volley pong. This game is played on a much larger scale than the traditional way. The easiest way to explain it is that it is beer pong, but with trash cans instead of 16 ounce cups. It is typically played outdoors as it would really tough to find a place inside where you rack twenty, 30-gallon trash cans. The game is played just like a regular game, except you are using a volley ball or basketball instead of ping pong balls. This game is a ton of fun and a cool variation if you are tired of playing the same old game.

volley pong

Next up is guerrilla pong. Now, donít get this confused with guerrilla warfare or a large, furry monkey, it is simply a drinking game. This game is a fun new alternative to the original and has been gaining popularity over the last few years. Each team will start with 10 cups and throws the balls back and forth like a normal game. The kicker here is that in each game, one team is designated as the invading army (guerrillas) and the other the partisans.

guerrilla pong

When a guerrilla makes a shot, a cup is removed just like a regular game, However, when the partisans make a shot, a guerrilla must drink the contents and then refill the cup. No cups will be removed from the guerrilla side. This means that the guerrillas need to act fast and win the game, or they will be there drinking for a long time! This game can get dangerous if the guerrillas are not good at beer pong, so it is recommended that only good players and shooters should play on that side.

Play Your Own Beer Pong Variations Today

These are just two of the many different ways you play beer pong. The beauty of this game is that there are so many variations to the rules, the strategies and the game itself. Beer pong is a fascinating game that has been around for years and will continue to be for years to come.

If you have ever played a traditional game and are looking to spice things up a little bit, you should definitely consider trying one of the variations like volley or guerrilla pong. You will be amazed at how much you can have playing a slightly different game! If you are interested in the original game and how to play, check out either our beer pong rules page or about pong page. Also, here is a fantastic video about another beer pong variation called Flong.