"Apples to Apples is the wild, award-winning card and party game that provides instant fun for four to ten players!
It's as easy as comparing "apples to apples"... just open the box, deal the cards, and you're ready to play! Select the card from your hand tha tyou think is best described by a card played by the judge. If the judge picks your card, you win that round. And everyone gets a chance to be the judge!
Each round is filled with surprising and outrageous comparisons from a wide range of people, places, things, and events. Fast moving and refreshing, APPLES to APPLES is perfect for any get-together with family and friends!"
Source: back of the box.
Note, back of the box distinguishes between this and the "party box" edition: "This PARTY CRATE contains the same set of cards as the PARTY BOX."