21 More Games to Play with Your Partner When Boredom Strikes

Too bored? Games suitable for your partner, kids, and friends!

By Michele
21 More Games to Play with Your Partner When Boredom Strikes

Let's be fair that this lockdown has come with a lot of positive elements. One of the best things is that you get to spend more time with your loved ones. Staying under the same roof and doing different activities together gives a chance to know each other better and bridge the relationship gaps that arose due to a hectic lifestyle.  

So if you are living with your partner, regardless of the history of your relation, things can get boring at some point. There are hundreds of ways of spicing up your relationship and feeling excited about it all over again. Playing fun games is one of the most practical recommendations that I would suggest. The reason being, games help in staying connected and getting involved on different levels. So here, I will share 21 More Games to Play with Your Partner When Boredom Strikes.

21 Games to Play with Your Partner

1. Truth or Dare

It is one of the classics that will never go out of fashion. There is no need to have a couple of friends to have fun while playing this game. Keep it simple and romantic with your partner by asking for hilarious and personal questions. Regardless of what your partner chooses, truth or dare, you can always come up with innovative stuff and have a cool time together.

2. Write Poetry

Well, it is not boring at all. All you need to do is come up with some romantic, lovely, or even naughty phrases. And dedicate those words to your partner. Do it in turns. Trust me it is one of the best games that will help you get closer to your partner. For that, you need to be a good observer and a fine expressionist.

3. Play Poker

Playing card games is one of the best time passes. Mind games like poker boost your betting and bluffing skills. Just for the sake and extent of fun. Not that you start bluffing and landing in some sort of trouble with your partner. You can bet some really interesting things and have fun with your partner. Things can get pretty crazy with poker, even among partners (Play online!)

4. Counter Question Love

Do not take me wrong, I am not calling here for a confrontation. So what you need to do is ask your partner simple questions like: why does he love you, when was the first time he or she got involved, etc. Just keep it simple and romantic and get close to each other. Let your partner ask you questions too.

5. Eye To Eye

It's getting interesting. Isn't it? In this game, you have to look deeply into each other's eyes, and the one who looks away first loses. Make the punishments fun like, the one who loses needs to bake a favorite treat or book a movie, etc.

6. Treasure Hunt

Let's romantically play a treasure hunt. Make some cute notes for your partner to follow so he/she can get hold of that fantastic treat at the end. It can be food, a gift, or anything that pleases you and your partner.

7. Picture Game

Okay, one of the things that you need to note here is that there is no need to follow a rule strictly. Just stay in the theme and make your own rules. It is all about having fun together. Cut a few pictures that depict some sort of action and place them in a basket. Ask your partner to do like the picture states. You can have loads of fun playing the picture game.

8. Scrabble

You must be aware of this game. Yes, you can play it with your partner too. All you need to do is keep a rule of making romantic words or phrases, which can be even acted upon. Just to spark things a bit.

9. Roleplaying

If done in another manner, it can be one of the most hilarious games. Choose a theme for your partner and let them play the character the whole day long. The same you can do. Talk, act, dance, and sing like your partner. Imagine how interesting it can be apart from your boring routine?

10. One Word Game

It is a simple yet fascinating game for having fun. You have to say one word only and your partner has to reply in the form of a single word. Whatever comes in mind! This will tell how much you guys know each other and how promptly one can reply. It can be played funnily or romantically.

11. Never Have I Ever

You can play this game while boozing or just having some other beverage. But you know where the fun is. Ask each other about what you guys have never done before. Whenever there is some contradiction the other player knows there is a sip coming.

12. Movie Song Medley

This game is perfect for couples who watch movies together and listen to songs. Let your partner know about a song and guess the movie. The same can be done the other way round. You can have lots of fun making some wild guesses.

13. Catch The Thumb

It is one of the most captivating games. You have to hold each other's hands using the fingers only. In this practice, you have to try to pin your partner's thumb. The first one to pin down wins.

14. Charade

Another exciting game that does not involve any sort of verbal communication! Your actions matter only. You can certainly win this game if your literary sense is good and you know how to generate codes.

15. Guess The Celebrity

This game will keep you occupied for a long time. You can play it easily with your partner, all you need to do is put ten hints in front of your partner to guess the celebrity. Up to you totally whatever friendly punishments that you choose for each other.

16. Guess The Object Game

You can play this game with your partner anywhere, in the living room, kitchen, or even bedroom. Choose a target object and give your partner three chances to identify it. Make sure you come up with fun clues and romantic rewards.

17. Karaoke Game

Why can’t you do it with your partner? Download a karaoke app on your smartphone and sing along. Take turns and whoever does it better becomes the winner. And gets a nice prize, some sort of dessert treat may be.

18. Compliment Game

Make your partner sit in front of you. Start the game by complimenting your partner on any physical or personality characteristics. Take turns and let it all out. Let each other know about everything that wasn't said earlier.

19. Guess Who Game

In this game, you have to choose a single question for each one of you. Like who is going to get angry easily and both of you can answer the question honestly. Make a list of 10 or more questions to keep the game filled with curiosity.

20. Twister Mat Game

Twister for couples can be quite challenging. Couples, at least two, have to work simultaneously to win. Follow the basic rules. In case any spouse falls or comes into contact with the wrong person, that couple eventually loses.

21. Drawing Game

All you need is paper and a pencil. Your partner needs to guess the item that you have in your mind, by drawing and completing it, through your clues. You have to give indirect hints to your partner that will help complete the image. Such games help in bringing out the creative side.

Kid-Friendly Games

Let's have a look at some kid-friendly games that will keep the kids and parents equally engaged.

  • Keep the balloon up game
  • Lego or any other blocks building game
  • Touch and guess the box game
  • Sorting the objects game
  • Blowing the bubbles game

Bonus: Games to Play with Friends Remotely

Let’s have a look at some games that you can play with your friends while distance keeps you apart.

  • Ludo Star
  • Clash of Clans
  • Monopoly for smartphone
  • Asphalt 9: legends
  • Fifa 2020

Bonus: Naughty Games

Now, let’s have a look at some of the naughty games that you can play with your partner.

  • Cops and Robbers with proper role playing
  • Sexy Jenga
  • Sexy Dice
  • Strip Tease
  • Blindfolded Massage

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Don’t spend your time in a boring manner anymore. You know of the 21 More Games to Play with Your Partner When Boredom Strikes. Entertain yourself and your partner and learn more about each other. There is always a chance to strengthen your relationship through these entertaining games. So what are you waiting for, choose the game that you like and learn more about it and play it as you wish? Happy gaming!