5 Family Friendly Video Games You Can All Play. Family nights in don't have to be boring or cost you fortunes anymore because we have found 5 friendly games that you can play with your family.

5 Family Friendly Video Games You Can All Play

By Katastrophic    Gepos op Aug 20, 2018

Family nights in don't have to be boring or cost you fortunes anymore because we have found 5 friendly games that you can play with your family. Gaming is a great way to bond, learn, enjoy laughs as well as bring out the competitive sides of your family members. Not only is it a fun chilled night in, but you can get straight into your comfy pajamas and relax and play. So take a look below to see what game you will be playing during your next family night in. 

1. The Jackbox Party Pack

Originally released on the 26th of November 2014, Jackbox Party Pack is a collection of different party video games. It was developed and published by Jackbox Games and has since released 4 other party packs. Each Jackbox Party Pack comes with 5 different games to play. The latest pack No. 4 comes with Fibbage 3, Survive The Internet, Monster Seeking Monster, Civic Doodle and Bracketeering. Every game in the pack is limited to 8 players and is a fun and competitive game that can be played with friends and family. This game is rated T for teenagers so keep that in mind when the very young ones are around. If you want to be left in stitches and see the competitiveness amongst others, then this is definitely the game for your family and friends. 

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, MacOS, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Apple Tv and selected Andriod devices.

2. Super Mario Odyssey

Released on the 27th of October 2017, Super Mario Odyssey was developed and published by Nintendo. The game is about none other than Mario as well as his cap. Cappy is a spirit in Marios hat that can possess and control any object or character. They both journey across many worlds so that they can save Princess Peach from Mario's evil nemesis, Browser. Browser is holding Princess Peach captive so that he can forcefully marry her. Super Mario Odyssey won Best Family Game at the 2017 Games Award. It is a 2 player co-op mode and lets you play either Mario or Cappy. This game is great for families as the more experienced gamer or adult can play Mario while the child can play Cappy. Although Cappy doesn't do as many things as Mario, it does give the kids that sense of feeling that they are helping out. 

Genre: Platform Action-Adventure

Modes: Singleplayer, Multiplayer

Platform: Nintendo Switch

3. Overcooked 2

The game was released on the 7th of August 2018 and is the sequel to Overcooked 1. Overcooked 2 was developed by Ghost Town and Published by Team17. In the game, each player takes on the role of a cook with many other cooks in the kitchen. Orders are placed and players need to chop, combine and cook ingredients as well as serve them on plates and put them on a conveyor belt. The further you go in the game, the harder it gets as the floors start to move on some levels and there are obstacles blocking your way making it harder to cook. It is a fun game for the family to enjoy that requires teamwork and communication. Like the saying goes too many cooks spoil the broth, well in this case too many cooks in the kitchen will help you pass the level so yay for family teamwork.

Genre: Simulation Video Game

Mode: Singleplayer and Multiplayer (4 players)

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows and Xbox One 

4. Rayman Legends

Initially released on the 29thy of August 2013, Raymon Legends is the sequel to Rayman Origins that was released in 2011. It was developed by Ubisoft Montpelier and published by Ubisoft and it the 5th main title of Rayman Legends. After being asleep for a century, Murfy wakes up Rayman, Globox and the Teensies to tell them that the bubble dreamers nightmare had grown in numbers and strength and so has the magician who split into 5 dark Teensies. Rayman and his friends go on a journey to defeat the nightmares and dark Teensies and to rescue the 10 Princesses that they have imprisoned. It is a fun and playful game for families and siblings as they can work together as a team and enjoy their bonding time. 

Genre: Platform

Modes: Singleplayer, Multiplayer

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Xbox 360 and Xbox One

5. Snipperclips

The game was released on the 3rd of March 2017 and is an expanded version of Snipperclip Plus that was released in November. Snipperclips was developed by SFB Games and published by Nintendo. It is a co-op puzzle game that can have up to 4 players. The 2 main characters are Snip and Clip and they both have shaped bodies that can be rotated and changed. Snip and Clip have to solve puzzles and fit into templates like carrying objects such as a ball and pencil and fitting into certain shapes and places. They do this by altering the shape of their body and if they overlap each other, one player can snip the other player that the character is on top on. Snipperclips is a good puzzle game that encourages kids and adults to work together which can strengthen the family bond. It also helps kids learn how to solve problems. 

Genre: Puzzle

Modes: Singleplayer, Multiplayer

Platform: Nintendo Switch 

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