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Drink More Glurp (2020) is a wacky sports game where you take turns to play athletic challenges. The twist is that you have to control your over-long arms with a separate joystick and your body is a wheel you can roll along on if you lift your arms right up. You can move and grab with each arm using a button and stick for each.

It's a mix of simplicity and complexity that actually becomes quite intuitive to use as you get used to it. Still, you do have to wrestle with the real-world physics. Executing the right move takes both precision and timing.

Run, jump, throw and compete with up to 20 people in the Party Mode or aim to score on the online leaderboards in Challenge Mode. Each game has a sponsor which adds different abilities to change up the challenge. This might add low gravity or super-strength throughout. Or maybe sticky arms or exploding fists.

The funny physics and enjoyment of watching other people grapple with the controls make this a great game to play together. Also, because it's turn-taking there's none of the usual pressure to perform at the same time as each other.

Our examiner, Andy Robertson, first checked Drink More Glurp 3 years ago. It was re-examined by Jo Robertson and updated 2 weeks ago.
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Play StylePlay Style

This is an Action and Sports game with Simulation elements. You can play with 1 to 20 players in the same room or as a 1-player online game. Take turns with up to 20 people locally, or compete in online leaderboards. Players can drop in and drop out at any time and you only need one controller.

The game intentionally focuses on turn-taking multiplayer as the developer found that "split screen was less fun (and more stressful) for players that struggled. It also meant they missed a lot of the action of the other players flailing about, which is what brings a lot of the comedy, or you missed amazing results because you are only focussed on your corner."

You can play this game in the following styles:


Play Time: It takes between 1 minute and 3 minutes to play a round of this game. Depending on how many players are competing.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Content Rating

Rated PEGI 3.
Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.

Skill Level

8+ year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game. You need good timing and coordination to do well in the sports. But any player with a good sense of humour can enjoy the silly competitive nature of the game.

Account Rating

  • You need be 18-years-old to subscribe to Nintendo Online, but can then create accounts for children of any age to play online with Nintendo Switch.


Drink More Glurp usually costs £7.99 to £8.50. 

Drink More Glurp

Steam StoreSALE PC £8.50 £0.85 until 15/12/2023
Switch Store Switch £7.99
There are the following additional costs associated with this game:
  • You need a subscription to play online:
    • You need to purchase a Nintendo Online subscription to play online with Nintendo Switch.
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DetailsGame Details

Release Date: 06/08/2020

Price: 90% off

Out Now: PC and Switch

Content Rating: PEGI 3

Skill Rating: 8+ year-olds

Players: 1-20 (1 online)

Genres: Action, Sports and Simulation

Accessibility: 8 features

Components: 2D Side-On and Cartoon

Developer: Catastrophic OL (@Catastrophic_OL)

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