Somebody gave us this portable Boggle game as a thank you for some volunteer work I made the kids do. It’s pretty cool, and the kids have been playing with it, the way it was intended to be played, some of the time.
The handiest feature is the built in 3 minute timer. After shaking the letter tiles, you twist the container closed and the timer begins automatically. This is the point at which gamers are supposed to begin scribbling down their words.
However, in other situations, this is when the “spy”/”army guy”/”villain”/”hero” RUNS LIKE MAD knowing he has only 3 minutes to get away before his bomb explodes.