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The Biggest, Blackest Card

A secret card can be found in the lid of the Bigger, Blacker box of cards for the Cards Against Humanity game.

Published Nov 26, 2015


[green-label]Claim:[/green-label] There is a secret card hidden in the "Bigger, Blacker Box" edition of the Cards Against Humanity card game.


[green-label]Example:[/green-label] [green-small][Collected via email, November 2015][/green-small]

My sister sent me a post she saw on facebook saying there is a hidden card in the lid of Cards Against Humanity. Is this true?

[green-label]Origins:[/green-label] In November 2015, an image purportedly showing a secret Cards Against Humanity card hidden in the lid of the game box started circulating on Facebook:

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While many people were surprised at news of a secret Cards Against Humanity card, this isn't the first time that someone has discovered the secret card.

In 2013, one of the creators of the game acknowledged the cards existence during a Reddit AMA:

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The above-displayed link directed users to a Twitter photo revealing the secret card:

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Several other people have published photos and videos of the secret Cards Against Humanity card:

It should be noted that the secret card is not included in the regular pack of Cards Against Humanity. The above-displayed secret card can be found in the lid of "The Bigger, Blacker Box" edition of the game.


[green-label]Last updated:[/green-label] 25 November 2015

[green-label]Originally published:[/green-label] 25 November 2015

Dan Evon is a former writer for Snopes.