The Game is a mental game where the objective is to avoid thinking about The Game itself. Thinking about The Game constitutes a loss, which, according to the rules of The Game, must be announced each time it occurs. It is impossible to win most versions of The Game; players can only attempt to avoid losing for as long as they possibly can. The Game has been variously described as pointless and infuriating, or as challenging and fun to play. As of 2010, The Game is played by millions worldwide.
It has now died off almost completely, only being mentioned very occasionally.
Best LossesEditMichael Rehfisch put the letters of The Game as the first letter of each line on his English essay on Tomorrow When The War Began. The letters went undetected by the teacher marking the work.
Other than that, it has been set as wallpapers on unattended laptops several times.