As the puzzle is mostly played by students and children, then, the people who will make the rebus puzzle February special are teachers and parents. Since this game is good for the brain, those people will make the puzzle for a problem-solving exercise at school or at home. They make the puzzle with the February theme because the children, especially teenagers like the puzzle regarding Valentine's day. Some puzzles also tell a story around Valentine's or trends in February.
Since it has a February theme, usually, you will play the game around Valentine's day. You can invite people to Valentine's day party or at school. If you do the puzzle at school, then you will most likely play it on weekdays. Children are already back to school in February. You might as well play the puzzle while exchanging Valentine's chocolate. Still, you are free to play it whenever you want to. When you are at home, you can play the game on the weekend with friends, neighbors, or siblings. For adults, you can have this game when there's a house party in February. After all, you can play the puzzle at any time with your beloved ones.
First and foremost, the puzzle will consist of a piece of paper. For the answer sheet, it depends on the puzzle itself. Most of them don't require the answer sheet. Then, for the theme, it is still around the winter holiday like Christmas and New Year, along with Valentine's day. As a result, you will see many hearts, couples, and might as well chocolates for the picture puzzle. For the words category, it can be flowers and such. No wonder you will still see snowflakes and hot chocolate.
Of course! The puzzle actually comes with the answers too. But, it is usually put separately from the puzzle itself, so people have no clue on the answers easily. Playing the puzzle should be a lot of questions and obstacles because it is where the fun from. The ones who make the puzzle should keep the answers secretly, like hide them in some safe place. Although the answers are around the situation and event in February, you have to keep the game intense yet have interesting facts. We have this game to improve problem-solving and thinking skills, after all.