The Best Party Game Apps

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There’s no doubt about it, it's hard to pull people away from their cell phones and technology, even at parties. So instead of fighting it, why not embrace technology at your next event with these amazing party game apps. These are Jamey’s top game apps for any kind of party!

Best Dinner Party Game: Heads Up

Best Dinner Party Game: Heads Up

How does this game work?

This is a game to play on teams. A minimum of four people works best. You pick a category (movies, stars, animals, sports)b lift the app to your head so your team can see the answer but you can't, and they have to give you clues to help you guess the answer. The object is to get as many right as possible before time's up.

How much does it cost?

It's $0.99 to start, and that gives you six categories. Then you can buy more according to the topics you like to play.

Can it be used on android and Apple?

It's available for both android and Apple devices.

What is the best time to break out this game?

This game is so popular, people are breaking it out everywhere. Jamey was away in Cuba and people were playing this on the beach!

Fun facts
  • This game was created by Ellen Degeneres
  • When you hold the app to your head it's actually filming your teammates as they try to make you guess and you can watch the playback.

Best Girls Night Out Game: Drink Wheel

Best Girls Night Out Game: Drink Wheel

How does this game work?

Spin the wheel to see your drinking fate!

How much does it cost?

$0.99

Can it be used on android and Apple?

There are different versions for andriod and Apple but they're very similar.

What is the best time to break out this game?

At a bar or at home drinking with friends before heading out for a night on the town.

Fun facts
  • Be careful! This game has elements like “text roulette” which may be risky. Play with caution!

Best Game for a Party of Two: Sexy Truth or Dare

Best Game for a Party of Two: Sexy Truth or Dare

How does this game work?

Pick the situation: a party, a gathering of friends or a date. Then get started on a VERY naughty game of Truth or Dare.

How much does it cost?

The couples' version is free. For $2.99 you can unlock all the categories and remove the ads.

Can it be used on android and Apple?

This specific app is for Apple devices but there are similar versions for all devices.

What's the best time to break out this game?

When you want to spice things up between you and your partner, but maybe need a little prompting to get things started.

Fun facts

The truth part can actually be played to help create great conversation in any situation.

Best for Family Game Night: Party Doodles

Best for Family Game Night: Party Doodles

How does this game work?

Much like Pictionary, this game gives each team a turn to guess what one of their players is drawing. The app provides you with the clues. You draw with your finger with multiple colours.

How much does it cost?

It's free for a basic stack of cards and $0.99 to buy additional specific category cards.

Can it be used on android and Apple?

This one is for apple devices but there's a similar one called Doodle Party for Android.

What's the best time to break out this game?

This is perfect for a family game night. 

Fun facts

Just because this is an electronic game doesn’t mean it will enhance your artistic abilities. We decided to let Steven draw for this one as he’s the most artistically talented.

 

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