5 ‘Must Play’ Games for this Weekend’s Family Game Night
Hey, I have an idea.
Escape from the heat this weekend by staying in the A/C, turning on the console with the least energy consumption (to avoid the brownouts), and have a good ‘ol fashion family game night with a TV twist by enjoying these great games on OUYA!
For the Warm-Up Act:
by: FarSight Studios
Pinball Arcade features exact recreations of the all-time greatest pinball tables together in one game. Every flipper, bumper, sound effect, and display pixel has been painstakingly emulated in astonishing detail – it’s a great trip down memory lane, and will for sure spark conversations around summer road trips and the way date nights used to be. Each month, regular updates will add on classic pinball tables for purchase. The team’s goal is for the Pinball Arcade to become the most realistic and comprehensive pinball game ever created. Please support them in their efforts to preserve these tables and join the indelible part of Americana that is pinball!
by: Mr Qwak
This game will take you back to the days of old arcade machine, just like you remember them from your mini-golf days. Choose your car, then skid, slide, spin and drive around the track at breakneck speed, collecting power-ups as you go. Master the perfect racing line, avoid other cars and cones, and speed your way to victory in this adrenaline pumping top-down racer.
Place Your Bets…
You Don’t Know Jack
Jackbox Games, Inc
The irreverent trivia party game and Social Game of the Year! On top of that, anyone in the house can play using their tablet or smartphone by downloading the JackPad App available on Google Play and the App Store. It’s “the best quiz-show game ever made” according to The Onion A.V. Club. Are you ready? More importantly, is Grandma ready?
Settle Your Bets!
by: E McNeill
To settle any remaining ties from You Don’t Know Jack, Bombball is an explosive, fast-paced, uber-competitive eSport that will, for once and for all, determine who really is the King/Queen of your OUYA. It’s a game about close calls, white knuckles, and making the tiebreaking goal before the buzzer. Gather some friends, crank up the volume, and show off your skills! Supports up to two players and best enjoyed with a crowd of spectators.
Now We’re Talkin’…..I Mean Singin’
FourKaraoke for OUYA
Now that you’ve played, raced, quizzed, competed, and laughed, mellow out the evening with this karaoke experience. With over 80,000 songs available, everyone can find something to belt out to…. whether you WANT to hear them or not!
Stay cool and OUYA on!