Christmas is here! You’re probably at home with your family and friends. You might find yourself with a lot of time in hand because you’re a productive machine and completed all Christmas related tasks (wink). Why not wind down with these games? To make it even better, why not get your friends and families to play as well? Check out these games out to bring the festive mood in your house to the next level!
Although known as the friendship killer, you cannot deny that the competitive fun that can be had with this game. And now, Monopoly is currently available in a video game format where the visuals and gameplay are taken to next level. You can now see how each property is visualized and the streets and each corner have its own theme going on. It’s fun to see how an old game is given a fresh new look and retaining the original game mechanics. No more awkward shuffling or the troublesome bank role. A classic game that can be enjoyed by everyone.
If you’re looking for some adrenaline pumping co-op game but not too much, Overcooked 2 probably fits right in that category. You play as a line cook and you and your party figure out how to divvy up the tasks and perform it in the most efficient way in order to clear the level and reach the target income. The game features various levels that are definitely going to test your dexterity and quick problem-solving skills. This game is available on Steam, and you get it by using Steam Gift Cards.
Maybe you come from a family of handheld consoles. And perhaps you have a couple Switch lying around. Why not get into Animal Crossing? The game got a gigantic traction earlier in the year because of what’s going on in the world right now and it has become a starter game for most that have never played video games previously. It’s all about building your farm in a community and completing mini tasks for the available NPCs. You can also visit your friends’ island and harvest rare items and vice versa. Show off your decorating skills and impress your family members.
A Way Out
Okay, maybe all the games mentioned so far are family friendly. You know the crowd you’re with at home prefer more something gritty and closer to real life. Why not try A Way Out? It’s about two convicts serving their prison term and your task with your co-op buddy is to synchronize and complete task together in order to slowly make your way to your very own Shawshank Redemption moment. The gameplay features split screen where you and your player and see what the other is facing while you try to finish your own task. The game features various interesting mini games as well along the way. Nothing beats split-screen gaming as you try to sync with your co-op partner!
Just Dance 2020
If you’re feeling that home isn’t as active as it used to be or everyone is in a weird limbo as they wait for big day to arrive, why not introduce some blood pumping action with dance games? Just Dance 2020 is basically a dance that tracks the motion of the player and award points if the player manages to follow the dance sequence. The biggest difference in this version is that it does not require any tracking hardware, all you need is a phone and you’re good to go.
There you have it folks. Check out these games out with your friends and family during this festive season. Get your games on a discount as there’s a bunch of sales going on right now, including on sites like OffGamers.com.