Please keep in mind that the official Buzzword party rules and instructions could be different depending on the game version you have. The rules below are. Buzzwords Rules. Buzzword is an offshoot of the game Taboo - by Milton Bradley. Buzzword Game Directions. Coder Pete is a student-made site created by T. How to Play Buzzword. Buzzword is a team-based game of clues that is appropriate and fun for many combinations of ages. This game is safe for young children.