Playing interesting couple games is an amazing way to spice up your relationship. If you are looking for something to keep you busy during a date night, you may consider playing games like One Word Answer, Treasure Hunt, or Stare Into My Eyes. If you just want to have some fun at home, you could try out games like Checkers, Marital Bliss Game, or Couple Connect. Also, it does not matter if you are in a long-distance relationship. iOS and Android services have developed exciting games you can play with your partner even if you are worlds apart.
Interesting Couples Games To Play At Home
1. Would You Rather?
This is a very interesting game that can also serve as a conversation starter. For instance, you can take turns asking each other questions like
- Would you rather team up with Wonder Woman or Captain Marvel?
- Would you rather find true love today or win the lottery next year?
- Would you rather be in jail for five years or be in a coma for a decade?
- Would you rather be chronically under-dressed or overdressed?
- Would you rather have universal respect or unlimited power?
2. One-word answer
The on-word-answer game can be very exciting depending on the questions you ask your partner. In this game, your partner can answer every question you ask him with just one word. The same applies if he/she asks you a question. You can make it exciting by assigning a mark to each question and also setting a time limit for each answer. In case you are wondering, you can ask questions like
- Describe your childhood
- What’s your high school experience like
- Describe your life
- What’s your greatest fear?
- Describe your first kiss
Do you know your partner’s favorite artist, pet, or even animie? The rule of the game is that you and your partner will take turns replicating how your favorite celebrity or pet talks, acts, sings or walks.
4. Tonge Twister
Tong twisters are organic methods you can use to make your partner giggle and laugh. Here are some ideas
- You know New York, you need New York, you know you need unique New York.
- I thought I thought of thinking of thanking you.
- Wayne went to Wales to watch walruses.
- Six sticky skeletons. (x3)
- Four fine fresh fish for you.
- Betty Botter bought some butter
But she said the butter’s bitter
If I put it in my batter, it will make my batter bitter
But a bit of better butter will make my batter better
So ‘twas better Betty Botter bought a bit of better butter
- I have got a date at a quarter to eight; I’ll see you at the gate, so don’t be late.
- Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
A peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked.
If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers,
Where’s the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked?
5. Never have I ever
This is also an interesting game you and your partner can enjoy during a holiday or over a weekend. You can play it by getting a piece of paper and writing I have on one side. You will also write Never on the other side of the paper. After that, you may write something like I have never missed a call deliberately. If it does not apply to you, then you will show Never. But if it does, you will display I Have.
6. Video games
It is difficult ever to get tired of video games. Moreover, game builders have developed many fun video games which include Halo, Portal, Cuphead, Mario Party, Love in a Dangerous Spacetime, Little Big Planet, Little Big Planet, It Takes Two, Spiritfarer, Bomberman, etc. Choose any and spice up your moments with that special person.
7. Treasure Hunt
This is a known classical game where a person or group of persons would attempt to find something that has been hidden using written directions or clues. If you want to make this game fun and interesting, you can use it to gift your partner something special.
8. Board games
There are many board games you can play with your partner to spice things up for you both. They include Jenga, Forbidden Island, Connect 4, Mancala, Ticket to Ride, Monopoly, etc.
9. Two Truths and a lie
This is a very easy and interesting game for couples. The rule of the game is that partners will take turns in telling each other three things about themselves, out of which, two out will be true while one will be a lie. Your partner will have to guess which one is a lie. Aside from being interesting, the game also helps you know your partner better.
10. Stare into my eyes
This is probably one of the best romantic games you can consider playing with your partner. The rules are simple. Sit face-to-face and keep looking into each other’s eyes without blinking. The first person to blink loses out.
Games To Play When You Are On A Date
Some date venues have deliberately made provision for Bowling in their facility to help couples spice up their outings in a unique way. Bowling is a target sport and recreational activity in which a player rolls a ball toward pins or another target. In pin bowling, the goal is to knock over pins on a long playing surface known as a lane.
2. Movie Guess
The movie Guess, also known as Charaes is an interesting game that can spice up your date night. In this game, you and your partner will take turns asking each other to guess a movie from clues like inside dialogues or theme music.
3. Yes or No for Shots
This game requires drinks and it does not matter if it’s soft or hard. How is it played? It’s pretty easy. You get to play the game by asking each other questions. If your partner’s answer to any question is yes, you will take a shot. But if the answer is no, then you will be the one to take a shot. However, you can change the rules of the game to suit your preference.
4. Card games
Carrying any card game along with you on a date is not a bad idea at all. Card games like solitaire, hearts, rummy, palace, or spoons can make you have fun and deepen your intimacy.
5. Trivia game
The trivia game will not only spice up your date night but will also help you know if your partner knows you very well. In the trivia game, you will ask each other random questions about your love journey. You will be surprised to know how much detail you both know about each other.
6. Scrabble of love
Scrabble is a popular game but not everyone may have heard of Scrabble of Love. In the Scrabble of Love, you will make words related to your love story and also justify your answer. The game is flexible and permits couples to make their own rules to make it exciting.
7. I love you because…
Just like the name of the game suggests, this game helps you to know why your partner loves you and the other way around. Some interesting answers you may come to find are
- I love you because I can talk to you about everything
- I love you because you encourage me to be the best
- I love you because you like my cooking
- I love you because you always look on the bright side
- I love you because we share the same passions
8. Who is Better?
The rule of this game is that you will make a list of random questions on a board or paper which you and your partner will take turns asking and answering. Some of these questions can be
- Who is better at cooking?
- Who is better at shopping?
- Who is better at singing?
- Who is better at cracking jokes?
- Who is better at cleaning?
9. Budget dream location
This game helps you and your partner share holiday ideas. You and your partner may choose to design your dream location plan which may include locations and budget. Either of you will be a winner judging by your plan and favorable budget.
10. Date night spelling bee
The Date Night spelling bee game is both interesting and educative. All you need is a dictionary, pen and paper. You and your partner can decide to randomly or deliberately choose a word from the dictionary and ask each other to spell it correctly. At the end of the game, the person with the highest score is the winner.
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Online Games For Long-Distance Couples
1. Emoji Translation
Emoji translation is a game that can help you through the challenge of a long-distance relationship. All you need to do is send emojis through text or your partner’s social media and let them find the meaning.
Previously known as Settlers of Cartan, Catan is a popular multiplayer board game that can be played in person and online. The virtual version is available for Windows, iOS, and Android users. Players take on the roles of settlers, each attempting to build and develop holdings while trading and acquiring resources. Players gain victory points as their settlements grow and the first to reach a set number of victory points, typically 10, wins.
3. Online Chess
If you and your partner are lovers of chess, you don’t need to worry even if you are separated by distance. There are several chess apps online you can play together. Also, you can have your game ongoing over many days in case it takes too long to finish. Some of the apps also let you have video calls while you play so that you can see each other’s faces in real time.
4. Clash of Clans
Clash of Clans is a very interesting game that can also be addictive. The game was released for iOS platforms in 2012, and on Google Play for Android in October 2013. The game is set in a fantasy-themed persistent world. In this world, the player is the chief of a village. Clash of Clans tasks players to build their village using the resources gained from attacking other players’ villages with their troops, earning rewards, buying them medals, or producing them at their village.
Bananagrams is also another interesting game you can play online with your loved one who is far away. The gameplay involves players arranging letter tiles into a grid of connected words. Two to eight players can participate, but the game can also be played solo. The odes is to be the first to complete a word grid after the pool of tiles has been exhausted. The tiles come in a fabric banana-shaped package.
6. Draw Something Classic
The app of this game is free online and is quite different from other game apps. In Draw Something Classic, you will be able to add your partner and engage in drawing challenges against each other.
7. Facebook Games
There are several Facebook games you can enjoy with your partner provided you both have Facebook accounts. Some notable Facebook games include SuperCity, Coin Match, Connect Master, and Mergest Kingdom.
8. Club Penguin
Club Penguin is an online multiplayer game you can enjoy online with your partner. In this game, you will be able to create a penguin avatar. You can also interact with your loved one through Club Penguin.
9. Heads Up!
This game is played while video chatting on the app which can be downloaded on Android and iOS stores. It is played by giving your partner clues on what pops up on their phone as they hold it on their forehead. Your partner will be expected to guess from your clues and the other way around until a winner emerges.
10. Happy Couple
Happy Couple is a very simple interesting game for couples in long-distance relationships. It involves a series of quizzes and puzzles you can work out together with your partner and the more points you get, the more locked challenges open for you.