The Highwire Deck is a new modular improv toolbox and gaming system from Highwire Improv and Pacdude Games. Use the Highwire Deck for improv practice, writing inspiration, creative brainstorming and more, and play dozens of your favorite card and board games all in one concise package.

The Highwire Deck can be purchased at The Game Crafter. Buy your deck now!

Creative Prompts

Each card has prompts for non-geographic locations, objects, adjectives, adverbs, occupations and relationships. Use these as scene prompts, inspiration for writing, and more. Each card also has one of four base emotions, and two more in-depth emotions.

Gaming Elements

This 56-card four-suit playing card deck supports practically any game you can play with a standard Poker deck of cards. In addition, each card has a Double-9 Domino, a six-sided die roll and ranks for popular games like Uno, Coup and Love Letter.


Use the Highwire Deck for practice, warmups, during scenes, and more. The Highwire Deck is the perfect companion for an improviser.


On your next trip, don't bring 10 different games—bring one single Highwire Deck! Play dozens of games with just one deck of cards!


Get the creative juices flowing with the multitude of prompts on each card. Perfect for poets, songwriters, authors and more. Unlock your ideas with the Highwire Deck.

About Highwire Improv

Highwire Improv is an improv theater whose mission is to steward a community of artists committed to growth, collaboration, joy, and justice — in Baltimore and around the world — through improvisational theater.

About Pacdude Games

For over 2 decades, Pacdude Games has been dedicated to giving people amusing diversions, from online video games to board games and interactive events. Pacdude Games: Be less bored.

Images are for illustrative purposes only and many not reflect the final product.

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