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Mafia-type game which a secret message is communicated

Not a perfect fit, but it sounds a bit like Speakeasy, a party game in which you use a secret password to identify your teammates and try to deduce as much as you can about the other side, including ...
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How to encourage stealing of gifts in a white elephant gift exchange?

That's simple. Get two secret gifts worth at least as much as the exchange. At the end of the exchange, everyone votes for the most devious steal. Both the thief and the victim get one of the surprise ...
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Does the team get points if the word is singular but they guess plural?

I agree with @MazelTov that many people probably allow derivative forms as successful guesses, but I do not believe that was the intention of Taboo's designer. Some games may explicitly allow forms of ...
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Strategies for Scattergories

I think your techniques are sound if, first, you've read the categories so they are in the forefront of your subconscious when you consider the letters. Scattergories is a bit similar to 'Boggle' (...
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What is this deception-based party game?

This description makes me think of Linq
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Does anyone know where i can find more information about It's Just a Theory?

I tried looking them up on board game geek just encase and turns out they have a page for those who are interested https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/206903/its-just-theory Makes no mention of when ...
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Does anyone know where i can find more information about It's Just a Theory?

Did you try Google? A little searching revealed this : http://www.itsjustatheorycardgame.co.uk Although it looks like all you can do is sign up for an alpha at the moment. Hope that helps.
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Are home-made cardstock cards durable?

It is pretty common in other CCGs to play proxy cards. This is typically made up of a common card from the game being played, in a sleeve with a printed copy of the desired card, cut from plain paper ...
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Does the team get points if the word is singular but they guess plural?

This is generally a house rule, but generally the widely accepted answer is that any form of the word is correct. You can't use the variation to change the word, e.g. , but other than that, knock ...
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