Now is the time to call your friends and reconnect with your favorite people from a distance! People are already making memories across a video screen, staging many virtual activities like virtual baking sessions, art classes, dance parties, book clubs, birthday parties and family dinners so it may be time to get a virtual game night going. Here's a list of the best online social games to get your virtual game night set up.
What Are The Most Popular Online Social Games?
House Party is the face-to-face social network where you can connect with the people you care about most. Enjoy games on House Party, including pictionary game, quick draw and heads up. House party can be downloaded for iOS, Android, macOS and chrome.
Jackbox Games are available on a wide variety of digital platforms. You can purchase and download our games anywhere from an Xbox One to your Apple TV! To play, each player needs a phone or other web-enabled device to use as their controller. When you start a game, you’ll be given a unique room code on your screen. Just pull up Jackbox.tv on your device’s web browser, and enter the room code to play along.
Thanks to PlayingCards.io you can create free virtual rooms to play the games you know and love. Create a virtual room, invite your friends or family and start up a game once everyone joins. Use House Party or Zoom while you play and get the conversation going as well. You can choose from well known games including Crazy Eights and Go Fish. Another option, similar to cards against humanity, on the site is Remote Insensitivity, which is described as “a party game where players complete fill-in-the-blank cards to make horrible statements.” You can even create your own custom card game using a standard deck of 52 cards.
Play virtually via app for free and challenge your family or friends to a night of fun while hanging out on Zoom or FaceTime! (Available on Apple Store & Google Play)
Tabletopia offers over 800 virtual board games to play, from intense strategy games, to simple chess and more unusual titles as well.
Mario Kart Tour is a kart racing mobile game, the fourteenth in the franchise in the Mario Kart series, developed and published by Nintendo for iOS and Android devices.
The classic card game that's easy to pick up and impossible to put down! Players take turns matching a card in their hand with the current card shown on top of the deck either by color or number. Special action cards deliver game-changing moments as they help you defeat your opponents.