We all know that video games are a great way to spend free time. It’s even better when you can share that experience with your family!
Video games will allow you to bond with your loved ones, experience amazing adventures, and create unforgettable memories. Below you will find a few of the best video games of various genres available right now, that you can play with your family of all ages! The fun is the only thing that matters!
|LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga||2022-04-05||Action||10+||74%|
|Minecraft Java Edition||2013-11-19||Action||10+||32%|
|Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition||2015-07-29||Adventure||10+||19%|
|LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga||2009-11-12||Adventure||10+||81%|
|Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo Switch)||2020-03-20||Social simulation||5-7||17%|
|Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time (PC)||2021-12||Platform||11-12||24%|
|Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo Switch)||2017-04-27||Kart Racing||5-7||13%|
|LEGO Marvel Super Heroes||2017-11-14||Adventure||10+||89%|
|Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart||2021-06-11||Platform||11-12||50%|
|Untitled Goose Game||2020-09-23||Indie||5-7|
|Spyro Reignited Trilogy||2018-11-13||Adventure||8-10||40%|
|Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy||2018-06-29||Action||10+||34%|
|Overcooked! All You Can Eat (PC)||2021-03-23||Simulation||8-10||79%|
|Super Mario Maker 2 (Nintendo Switch)||2019-06-28||Side-scrolling & Platform||8-10|
|Kena: Bridge of Spirits (PC)||2022-09-27||Adventure||11-12||13%|
|LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean||2011-05-24||Adventure||10+||81%|
|LEGO Lord of the Rings||2012-11-27||Adventure||10+||72%|
|LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4||2010-06-29||Adventure||10+||87%|
Let’s start with a hilarious video game called Gang Beasts, a multiplayer brawling game developed by an independent studio Boneloaf, and released in 2017. In the game, players will step into the role of funny, gummy-like, colorful creatures.
The main objective of the gameplay is to fight with other players and push them off the map. The game features several various levels with many traps, platforms, etc. It’s worth mentioning that realistic physics plays a major role in the gameplay which often results in unexpected and hilarious situations. Gang Beasts features online, and local multiplayer modes, being a great addition to every house party.
Another video game great for playing with your family is probably one of the most recognizable video games in the world.
Minecraft was released by Mojang Studio back in 2011, and it has become one of the most iconic video games in the whole gaming industry. This angular world, full of blocks and countless pixels world hides unlimited gameplay potential.
In the game, players can build literally anything they want – starting with simple constructions or houses and ending with monumental castles or even whole cities. The game features an extremely advanced crafting system, allowing you to create all sorts of items, tools, and objects. It’s a game where your imagination is your only limit. Minecraft features an online multiplayer mode where you can experience your pixel adventure with your friends and family. It is worth adding that the game is ever-evolving and it is strongly supported by developers and a huge community of players.
Super Mario Party
|Genre:||Card & Board Game|
Super Mario Party is an extremely entertaining compilation of many minigames, where you can compete with your family and friends via local multiplayer mode. By many, it is claimed to be one of the best party games available for consoles right now!
The game was developed by Nintendo and released in 2017. Super Mario Party features 80 different types of minigames, and you can be sure everyone will find something for themself among them.
The game will deliver tons of fun not only for hard-core gamers – the rules of minigames are easy to understand and follow and they don’t require god-like reflexes or skills. Since the game is a Nintendo Switch-exclusive title, developers made sure to make the best of every asset of this amazing device. Many minigames will support the Joy-Cons motion sensor, offering a unique gaming experience. While playing, we’ll meet many iconic, famous video game characters from the Super Mario franchise. Besides the titular plumber and his brother Luigi, players will encounter the evil Bowser, Princess Peach, Goomba, and many others.
Mario Kart 8
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is another video game from the Mario franchise that even non-gamers will love.
It is an enhanced version of Mario Kart 8, originally released for the Wii U console. It includes the full content of the original game, including all the expansions, and numerous gameplay improvements. It’s worth mentioning that the new Deluxe edition features completely new maps and many new playable characters.
Players will have a chance to play as King Boo, Inkling Girl/Boy, Bowser Jr., and more! During the gameplay, players will take part in exciting, action-packed races, competing against famous characters from the Mario video games franchise. Racing tracks are full of various power-ups that will let you gain an advantage and make your opponents’ lives miserable! Well-designed gameplay mechanics and a high level of replayability guarantee long hours of amazing fun for the whole family!
Overcooked! All You Can Eat
|Developer:||Ghost Town Games|
If you are a team player and enjoy working with others, you should definitely try out Overcooked! All You Can Eat. This fun, cooperation-based video game was developed by Ghost Town Games. It is a compilation of both Overcooked games and their DLCs, offering the best gameplay experience.
In the game, players will travel to the Onion Kingdom endangered by the Flying Spaghetti Monster! The only way to stop him is to fulfill his infinite hunger. In order to do that, players will have to complete numerous challenging levels, by cooking various dishes for the monster. Just like in every real-life restaurant, the game requires well-organized teamwork in the kitchen. For example, when you are grilling the meat burgers, the other players should prepare, buns, pickles, and other ingredients for the full dish. Sounds logical and simple, but you will quickly realize that it’s way harder than it looks. Especially when you add the time limit for each level, the constant risk of fire, and the growing frustration of other people playing with you.
In Overcooked 2, you will once again have to save the Onion Kingdom. This time you will have to defeat hordes of the Unbread – an evil undead bread summoned by the Onion King by accident. The sequel continues using the gameplay mechanics known from the first game, however, it introduces a few novelties. For example, now we can throw ingredients directly to our friends or into the cooking pot. Players will visit even more diverse levels, cook new dishes, and face new challenges.
Here’s something for those who crave a peaceful life in the countryside – Stardew Valley is a sandbox game with some RPG elements, created by Concerned Apple studio.
In the game, players take control of a young and ambitious farmer, whose goal is to create a big, and prosperous farm.
The story of the game focuses on a young employee of a big city corporation. One day, he gets a letter from his grandfather who asks for help in managing an old farm. Our protagonist decides to travel to the countryside and start a new, simpler, and slower-paced life. During the gameplay, players will spend most of their time fulfilling typical farm duties – the farm has been unkept for quite some time and there is plenty of work to do. As we progress in the game, we’ll be able to plant new plants, take care of the livestock, as well as learn how to craft essential tools and items. Most of the time, players will have complete freedom in terms of gameplay – players can play the way they want!
Sackboy: A Big Adventure
If you are a fan of arcade platformer games, Sackboy: A Big Adventure should get your attention.
In this colorful, adventure game developed by Sumo Digital, players take control of the titular Sackboy – the protagonist of the world-famous video game series from PlayStation consoles, Little Big Planet.
During the gameplay, players will travel through various colorful and diverse levels, with many secrets and environmental puzzles. Take part in an amazing, new adventure alongside Sackboy, whose goal is to save his friends and prevent malicious Vex from creating his evil machine! Besides the single-player mode, the game features co-op multiplayer mode in which we can play with up to 3 players. The new game with the iconic ragdoll offers a great experience for both, younger and older players, filled with hours of high-quality entertainment.