Mini Beer Pong

A dorm room classic grows up in this mini version of beer pong that sports catapults and a birch wood base.

$80.00

Derek Dahl & Sam Buss created by

Derek Dahl & Sam Buss

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May The Hops Be Ever In Your Favor

Whether you were demanding a re-rack or blowing a spinner right out of the cup, your reputation amongst the beer pong circles is just about as storied as the ubiquitous red cups that led you to victory. Take your talents to go and swap the watered down 30-rack for a hoppy craft brew with this rustic mini version of a dorm room classic.

Beautifully crafted, this wood design differs from your typical game by offering fun launching catapults. A custom cup layout allows for strategic re-racks, while a magnetic bottle cap in the center keeps the balls tethered in place. Another elevated addition? Smaller cups allow for a more grown up beer palette. Let the games begin! Handmade in Minneapolis.

Please always drink responsibly.

Step into Derek & Sam's Minneapolis workshop and check out some of their niftiest prototypes on the blog.

Derek Dahl & Sam Buss

created by

Derek Dahl & Sam Buss

location

Minnesota

“We’re constantly collaborating, professionally or just in passing.”

It all started at a bar. Fraternity brothers Derek “Ducky” Dahl and Sam were procrastinating studying for finals when they noticed some board games on a shelf and thought, “What if we could make beer pong into a board game?" But alas, the boys had neither the money nor the skills to make it happen. One day, they happened upon a community makerspace where they could gain affordable access to and training on all the tools they needed to turn their idea into a reality. Many prototypes later, Mini Beer Pong was born. At first, the duo were assembling their games 1) afterhours, 2) in a corner of an unheated garage, 3) in the dead of winter, 4) in Minneapolis. With no prior sales experience, they tried to figure out how to get their game out to the world. But gradually, their game started appearing at more and more happy hours around the country, and their business slowly started to take off.

Step into Derek & Sam's Minneapolis workshop and check out some of their niftiest prototypes on the blog.

Exclusive Made in the USA
Ages
21+
Made from
plastic, baltic birch wood
Measurements
22" L x 7.25" W x 0.75" H
Care
Clean with a damp cloth.
Item ID
25475

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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UncommonGoodsMini Beer Pong
 
4.5

(based on 43 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (32)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fun (9)
  • Easy to use (4)
  • Easy to play (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Adults (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (47), No (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

QUALITY

So thrilled with this product! Blown away by the quality -- truly beautiful craftsmanship clearly meant to last for the long-haul. Fits perfectly on our coffee table. People LOVE it when they see...Read complete review

So thrilled with this product! Blown away by the quality -- truly beautiful craftsmanship clearly meant to last for the long-haul. Fits perfectly on our coffee table. People LOVE it when they see it because it's so cute, clever, and practical. Only complaint is I wish it had a center hinge so it could pack up smaller. But overall, absolutely recommend this product!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Beautiful design, too bad it does not wo

Our two college aged sons were pretty excited when they received theirs (I bought one for each of them). However, when they tried to use the beer pong game the catapult didn't shoot...Read complete review

Our two college aged sons were pretty excited when they received theirs (I bought one for each of them). However, when they tried to use the beer pong game the catapult didn't shoot the ball far enough to actually play the game...
THis was the case on both games.

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5.0

Both of my grown kids LOVED this product!

By 

from Memphis, TN

About Me Parent

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Challenging
  • Entertaining
  • Fun
  • Interactive

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Adults

    Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

    This gift was a complete surprise to both of my grown kids, and they could not have been more excited! I always rely on this website to find the perfect, unique gift!

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes, Yes
     
    2.0

    Underwhelmed

    By 

    from NY

    About Me Puzzle Whiz

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fun

    Cons

    • Poor Quality

    Best Uses

    • Adults

    Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

    Doesn't work that well. The product didn't come with any instructions on how to play the game. It really just isn't that fun.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    Pieces were missing/incorrect for assembly

    By 

    from Orange

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    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Adults

        Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

        We were so excited to set it up for our BBQ. We left it in the box until we could enjoy the use. Unfortunately, we didn't get correct parts in the package to build the balls and couldn't play the game. Hoping next week we can get ahold of the manufacturer to help us so we can enjoy the game.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Mini Beer Pong as advertised

        By 

        from Colorado Springs, CO

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Fun
        • Small

        Cons

        • Plastic Cups Are Light

        Best Uses

          Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

          Delivered on time
          Packed well

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
           
          5.0

          Condo Beer Pong

          By 

          from Tower Lakes, IL

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

          For the couple who doesn't have the space for beer pong, yet would still love to play the game!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
           
          5.0

          Awesome

          By 

          from Carlisle, Pennsylvania

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

          Fun little game of beer pong without the mess

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Pong for the family

          By 

          from Chicago

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

          We had so much fun bringing this game to the party. We laughed throughout
          playing the game.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          4.0

          So much fun!

          By 

          from North Dakota

          Pros

          • Convenient
          • Easy To Clean
          • Small

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

              I got this for my husband and I to play together as a throw back gift. We used to play beer pong all the time but it's messy and sloppy. Enter MBP! Seriously so much fun. Love that the little balls are attached so they don't get lost. My only complaint is that the picture showed little red solo cups when I placed my order and it came with clear cups. The picture has since been changed and it's not a deal breaker but I would have preferred the red cups!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes
               
              5.0

              Fun game..

              By 

              from Darien, CT

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Famliy Fun
              • I'm A Champ

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

                  Product is lots of fun and doesn't need beer to make it fun. We keep a game going on the dining room table all the time :)

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Fun Gift

                  By 

                  from Hampton Falls, NH

                  Verified Buyer

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Mini Beer Pong:

                  Its a great quality, my only disappointment is that it is pictured with red cups and it actually comes with clear cups. I would prefer the red that it is shown with.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

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