Questions frequently asked by Judges

Are you thinking about attending Mind Games® and have questions? Start here and see if we have an answer for you!

Do I have to be a member of Mensa to register for Mind Games®?

It depends on what you want to do at the event. Both active Mensans and guests of Mensans may attend and play. However, please be aware that nonmember guest registrations may be limited, and guests may not participate in the actual judging. If you're not a member or have allowed your membership to lapse, consider joining Mensa or reinstating your membership today!


I've never been to Mind Games before. What should I expect?

You're in luck! We have an entire page dedicated to providing information to first-time attendees.


What is the registration fee for players?

See our main registration page for more information.


Where will Mind Games be held?

Mind Games 2018 will be held in Denver, Colo.


Should children attend Mind Games?

Mind Games welcomes any Mensa Member to register for the event. However, attendees under the age of 18 must have a parent/guardian on site during the event. Additionally, attendees 14 and younger are required to have a legal guardian present in the games room with them at all times, to ensure the safety and well-being of all our guests.


How can my Local Group host Mind Games?

Submit a bid! Event bid packages are available in mid-summer and are due in late fall. Mind Games usually takes place in late March or April. For more information, email our Marketing Department or call (817) 607-0060.