Play's The Thing: Storytelling Games
Some Recommendations!

Stories and Games are a good pairing. Games by their nature try to stimulate our imaginations. Story gives them form and substance. Following are Games and Resources on Storytelling Games and Improvisational Storytelling; Card Games, Board Games, and Role-Playing.

Games without Equipment:

Card Games:

Thinking Board Games:

Games along the lines of Charades and Pictionary; Baldardash and Beyond ; Trivial Pursuits (in its many versions) and Cranium and Wit's End; Taboo and Outburst and Mystify and Loaded Questions are intended to exercize our minds. There has a been a boom in these games to enliven social gatherings of adults. There are similar games to exercise our imaginations and our skill as storytellers as well.

Roleplaying Games