Software Development Bingo!

How to play:

Visit Software Development Bingo and print one copy of this game card for each player, refreshing the page before each print, or have the players print their own bingo cards. These instructions will not be printed. You can also select an embeddable card only version of the game or a multiple card version of the game when playing on line, or with a smart phone.

Click/Mark each block when you see or hear these words and phrases. When you get five blocks horizontally, vertically, or diagonally, stand up and shout "SHENANIGANS!". Or play as a drinking game and for every block you mark off, take a sip, and finish your drink each time you get five blocks in a row.

WorkflowNon-TrivialAgileUnit TestPrioritise
IterationThink Outside the BoxIntegration / IntegratedRedundantOrthogonal
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Backwards CompatibleMission Critical
One LinerShould WorkTurnkeyReverse EngineerLegacy
Lots Of EffortTechnical DebtAbout An Hour Of WorkRegression TestingRefactor

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