Broken Picture Telephone (2013)
Do you remember the golden age of 2009, when in between chasing hoops with sticks and sipping tea with your pinky extended, you had your monocle pop out in astonishment at Alishah Novin's quirky online multiplayer webtoy/puzzle game? Well, though the original version was sadly taken offline in 2010 due to both being unable to handle the traffic as well as other problems like trolling and some persistent bugs, Broken Picture Telephone is now back online!
You'll need a free account to play, but if you enjoy showcasing off your amazing (or questionable) artistic skills, you'll probably overlook that. The premise is simple. Someone writes out a phrase (essentially an idea for a drawing), and someone else has to draw it. Then someone else looks at that drawing and describes what they think is happening in it, and someone else uses that description to draw their picture... and so on... and so on... and so on! You won't know what the other submissions or original objective was until you're done. The object isn't to win, but to entertain, and you can spend a lot of time just browsing through the archives of completed games and laughing at the results. Of course, at the same time, you're sort of relying on the community to police itself, and that means you can run into people deliberately ruining games, whether by ignoring the rules or posting inappropriate content without flagging it, so parents and players beware.
At the moment, playing is both easy and fun, though it seems like you have to wait an oddly long time to join another game once you've finished with one, though completed games show up fast for viewing. You also have to cross your fingers and hope for people to put in the effort, since the best results come from the most deliberately elaborate drawings and descriptions. With luck, this incarnation will have ironed out all of its kinks and stay around a bit longer, because the shock and amusement of finding out the description you thought you were recreating faithfully with your drawing isn't even in the same galaxy of what it started life as is a lot of fun.