We all love videogames. Sharing your interests and hobbies with your significant other is a great way to bond and connect. Even if she isn’t normally a fan of gaming, this list of 10 PS4 games to play with your girlfriend is filled with plenty of different genre choices to get her started with something that she’s interested in.
Earlier this year, the big Stardew Valley multiplayer update hit consoles. This cute pixelated RPG lets you work at your own pace and set your own goals. You can try out fishing, farming, combat, and even interact with the townspeople. Work together to create the perfect farm.
While these games aren’t actually multiplayer, they’re still best enjoyed with your partner. There’s a ton of different games available, including three full seasons of The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, and Batman. Watch these stories unfold in front of you as you work together to pick the best decisions.
Any of the Borderlands games are a great introduction to the FPS genre. It has an enormous variety of weapons to choose from, four different characters with different perks and advantages, and lots of basic RPG elements that are easy to grasp. All of that is wrapped up into a decent storyline and some hilarious dialogue. It’s a great way to get your feet wet in this genre.
Too many adults brush Minecraft off as a “kids game” and don’t give it a shot. The game has made huge leaps from what it once was. There are thousands of things to do, many different ways to play, and an unimaginable amount of things to build. Test out your skills in survival mode, or turn on creative mode and go crazy. The possibilities are endless.
This one may not be a great jumping off point if your girlfriend isn’t very familiar with videogames. However, if she is… I highly trying out Overwatch. It is a very competitive team-based arena shooter. There are lots of different mechanics to learn and plenty of characters to play.
These games are great to play with your girlfriend and a few others. The Jackbox Party Pack games come loaded with about five different party games. Best of all, these games can be played by connecting your smartphone to the device. You only need one PS4 controller to start it up, and can play most games with up to 8 people at once. You’re sure for a night of laughs with this pick.
A Way Out
Set in a prison, two inmates have to work together to break out. Who are those two inmates? Yep, you! Somewhat similar to the Telltale Games, but with lots more direct interaction. You will both be playing at the same time to work through a variety of scenarios ultimately leading to your great escape. Do you and your girlfriend have the brains to make it out?
Work together… or against each other in this hilarious multiplayer cooking game. You’ll each be in separate workstations battling some wacky obstacles while trying to prepare the perfect meals for the most points. You’ll be able to throw each other ingredients and items to complete recipes to further your progression in the game.
If she’s into RPGs, Diablo 3 could be a perfect match. This APRG is very easy to pick up and play with your partner, even if she has no experience with these types of games. There is a range of difficulty levels that will allow you to start out slow and work your way up to a hardcore playthrough. Battle through dungeons and farm boss kills to level up and get some epic new gear.
Spice up your game time with some competitive action. You can play 2v2 matches with your significant other and whoop some noob booty in this strangely popular variation of a soccer game. You’ll need to work together to use your vehicle to hit the ball into the opponent’s goal. Sounds weird? It is, but it’s fun.