There’s a lot of good things to share with your couple. Watching a movie, or binge-watching some TV show on Netflix is always great. But, for gamers, there’s an added value is sharing gaming with your significant other. Especially when you are passionate about a franchise in particular. Gaming can be a great way to spend some bonding time with your better half, and even spark some rivalry and laughable moments. These are 5 games to enjoy with your significant other!
This couch co-op is a great game to share with your significant other if you both have the patience for it. I know, this might not be a game all relationships can stand. Overcooked is famous for breaking relationships to some degree. The game requires almost perfect synchronization between players. If you want to complete each dish on time, you need to work in flawless cooperation, trusting your partner with your eyes closed. This will, of course, does not happen most of the times. Overcooked 2 creates some funny moments and tense last second moments to complete the most challenging levels. It is one worth sharing if you are not overly competitive and enjoy making a fool of yourself while failing miserably to make a salad.
This title works perfectly for co-op play if you have a Switch. Brothers is a charming, yet the nostalgic story of two brothers that embark in a quest to acquire a mysterious item that will bring their dad’s health back. This emotional and engaging ride is the perfect fit for a cozy afternoon along with your significant other. You control each of the brothers with a separate joy con, and all the puzzles are designed to be cooperative. Besides being an excellent game that promotes cooperation, Brothers is full of emotional and thoughtful moments. It truly makes you appreciate the bond of personal relationships.
This game is a classic. There’s a tiny percentage of people who don’t enjoy all the shenanigans you can encounter in Mario Party mini-games. If you are planning a gaming afternoon with your significant other and want to go on the safe side, Mario Party is your game to go. The Switch version, Super Mario Party, will surely give you and that special person a good number of laughs in the competitive games and will test your co-op skills in the joint mini-games.
Want a challenging game to play with your significant other? Look no more! Cuphead is a tough nut to crack. Even while playing in co-op, the game is still incredibly hard. It requires split-second perfection to achieve each of the colorful, artsy, and creative bosses this game has in store. It is challenging but is rewarding in equal part. Beating this game as a couple definitely grants you and your better half a Power Couple achievement.
Not all couple are the same. Meanwhile, some couples look for a pleasant and relaxing afternoon playing mini-games, others rather incline to slay hordes of zombies. Death Nation is an action-packed arcade experience, and it’s tons better if you play it along with someone else. If your significant other is up for this game and some zombie eradication crusade, Dead Nation got both of you covered. There’s tons of content, and the difficulty settings will allow you to enjoy the ride or face a considerable challenge together.
You can’t go wrong with any of the choices above to spend some quality time with that person that you love so much to share gaming with.
Talking about co-op, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare won’t have a zombie mode! Although, it will feature a different co-op mode, check out all the details here.