In most families, their schedule is very busy and hectic due to their jobs, school, commuting, extracurricular activities, errands, and so on. This leaves little time left to spend time with each other. In order for family members to reconnect, family game night is so important. This gives families a chance to bond and communicate with each other. It also reduces the likelihood of teenagers to become involved in drugs or alcohol. They are more likely to earn better grades and have a better well-being because of the strong connection with their family.
There are many games that can be played during family night but the top 10 best games to play are as follows:
Family Scavenger Hunt
This game has sets of cards for both indoor and outdoor fun. It has separate cards for kids and adults to make it fun for everyone. Everyone will have a great time searching for objects. This game is for ages 6 and up.
Puzzles that will allow the whole family to participate is a great way to spend time together. Four hundred-piece puzzles are the best puzzles to use, especially the ones from Cobble Hill. The puzzles have larger and smaller pieces. The larger pieces can be for the adults and the smaller pieces for the kids. They even have medium pieces. This is great for ages 5 and up.
This game has cards with questions on one side and answers on the opposite side. This game allows you to test your family’s knowledge about the United States. This enables family members to learn and have fun at the same time. Because it has easy and difficult questions, this game is suitable for all ages.
This is a stacking game where you push, pull, and stack Tetris hapes into a Jenga tower. The design of the tetris a little more complex than the original version. This version is for ages 8 and up.
B-Daman Breakbomber Battlefield
In this game, you use catapults to shoot the marbles to knock blocks out of a wall. This is a fun and fast-paced game. This game is best for ages 5 and up.
Twister Dance Rave
This game is great for kids to burn off energy indoors. This game lets kids dance and show off their moves. Songs from popular artists are included but you can plug your own mp3 player into the console. The kids have to follow the lights and beats and step on the Twister spots.
Cranium Family Edition
With this game, the family has to work together to race around the board to complete different activities, such as sketching, acting, or sculpting with cranium clay. This is a fun and fast-paced game. You will get a lot of laughs with this game. This game is for ages 5 and up.
This is a fantastic game for all ages. Each family member works to see who can get the longest snake by putting together the rainbow-colored cards. You will find that the serpents have many twists and turns.
With this digital game, you use the interactive tiles to build words. As you build each word, the word will flash and beep. It keeps track of points, time, and words electronically. This is a word-building and fast-paced game. This game is for ages 8 and up.
In this game, the players have to guess the preferences of each person when it is their turn. This is a great game to play to see how much you know about your family members. You will discover new things about your family. This game is great for math and vocabulary-building.