The purpose of the fart game is to surprise your opponent by farting in his general direction. A fart in the face is considered especially prestigious, and is likely to gain you the respect of other players. Naturally, as with many other sports, this is also male dominated, with female participants being a rarity on the field.
Below is a clip of Eddie Murphy talking about his personal experience with the "fart game" (from his stand-up comedy : Delirious):
Friday, August 3, 2012
The Fart Game