Looking to add loads of laughter to your holiday gatherings? Instead of spending the festive season with your head buried in your smartphone, why not use the device to everyone’s advantage with a few smartphone party games that the whole family can enjoy? Paired with a good few glasses of bubbly, these 6 smartphone party games are sure to offer endless amusement and a jolly good time!
1. Heads Up
Created by Ellen DeGeneres, Heads Up requires one person to hold the phone to their foreheads facing their family and friends. The person will then have to guess different words and phrases from the clues the other members provide before the timer runs out.
Download Heads up here.
Brought to you by the creators of Heads Up, Psych! challenges users to make up fake answers to real trivia questions. Guess the correct outrageous answers to score points and fool your friends by coming up with the best fake answers to win.
To download Psych! click here.
3. Reverse Charades
A totally unique concept, Reverse Charades flips the classic party game by having the entire team choose 30, 60 or 90-second rounds to act out and give clues to as many words as one person can guess.
Click here to download Reverse Charades.
4. Just Dance Now
Remember the video game version of Just Dance? Now you can enjoy Just Dances greatest songs and dance moves using a smartphone instead of a video game console. All you need is your smartphone to use as a controller and an internet-connected screen such as a computer, iPad, AppleTV or Chromecast.
Play Just Dance Now at your next party by downloading it here.
5. Triple Agent!
Designed for 5 or more players, Triple Agent! is a game of deception and espionage. Each player is secretly assigned a role as either a secret service agent or a VIRUS double agent. The VIRUS agents’ aim is to turn the service agents against each other to win the game.
Download Triple Agent! here.
6. The Jackbox Party Pack
This pack presents to you five party games in one: YOU DON’T KNOW JACK 2015, Fibbage XL, Drawful, Word Spud and Lie Swatter. Players use their phones, tablets or even computers as controllers making it the ultimate form of entertainment for your next social gathering.
Click here to download the Jackbox Party Pack here.