The best coop games to play with kids during lockdown


In times of a pandemic, it is sometimes necessary to find entertainment at home. Parents can play games with their kids in cooperation or against them. But what games to choose?

The 20 games presented here are suitable for younger people and do not contain unnecessary violence. It’s nothing better to play couch co-op games with your family!

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Best coop games to play with your children

TOP 20 best family games to play together with your kids on Playstation, Xbox or PC. These are a LOCAL coop games (couch coop – internet connection is not needed) so you need one computer/console and at least two gamepads. List with description below:

#20 – SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle For Bikini Bottom Rehydrated

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Are you ready, kids? The cult classic is back, faithfully remade in spongetastic splendor! Play as SpongeBob, Patrick and Sandy and show the evil Plankton that crime pays even less than Mr. Krabs.

#19 – The Last Crystal

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The Last Crystal is a co-op adventure game for 1 or 2 players. Team up to explore a dangerous magic temple with its lively forest and dark caves, defeat epic foes, join helpful allies, acquire unique powers and solve enigmatic puzzles to unravel the secrets behind the last and most powerful crystal.

#18 – Trials Fusion

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Take on an unlimited array of platform-racing challenges in the unreal world of Trials Fusion. Using your skills to traverse across obstacle-laden, ramp-ridden courses, you must strive to set track records against the best Trials players around the globe.

#17- Alpaca Ball: Allstars

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Football with Alpacas! Bring the cup home in this hilarious and chaotic physics-based party game. Play with up to 8 players in versus mode, or tackle the career mode either solo or in 2 player co-op! Peru-ve yourself on the Picchu and win those Machus!

#16 – Cuphead

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Cuphead is a classic run and gun action game heavily focused on boss battles. Inspired by cartoons of the 1930s, the visuals and audio are painstakingly created with the same techniques of the era: traditional hand drawn cel animation, watercolor backgrounds, and original jazz recordings.

#15 – Abracadabrew

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Abracadabrew is a memory-based 1-4 player local co-op game. Cooperate with friends while using your memory to brew as many potions as you can by dawn. Gather ingredients hidden around the room while communicating and staying focused to unlock new brain-racking potion combinations.

#14 – Rayman Origins

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Rayman Origins is a comic adventure set in a lush world with over 60 levels teeming with unexpected secrets and outlandish enemies. Play Rayman Origins and discover or rediscover the magical universe and legendary gameplay that captured the hearts of millions of fans…

#13 – Balan Wonderworld

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BALAN WONDERWORLD is a wondrous action-platformer game themed around a mysterious musical theatre. The stars of the show will use special abilities from a multitude of characterful costumes as they adventure in the bizarre and imaginary land of Wonderworld. Only demo is available at this moment – full game is scheduled for release on March 26.

#12 – Sonic All Stars Racing Transformed

Click to watch Sonic All Stars Racing Transformed local co-op gameplay

Race as Sonic and a host of legendary All-Stars and prepare to transform! Speed across land, sea and air in a high velocity battle to the finish line, as your amazing transformable vehicle changes from car to boat to plane mid-race. Racing on mobile will never be the same again!

#11 – LEGO Movie 2 Video Game

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The alien monster invaders have left Bricksburg in ruins and taken Emmet’s friends! It is now up to Emmet and a host of heroic characters to go beyond their world and save their friends from the strange inhabitants of the Systar System. Journey into outer space, discover new worlds, and test your Master-Building skills.

#10 – Human Fall Flat

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Discover the funniest multiplayer physics puzzle platformer! In Human: Fall Flat you play as a wobbly human who keeps dreaming about surreal places filled with puzzles where he’s yet to find the exit. Exploration and creativity are key, as every option is welcome!

#9 – Ultimate Chicken Horse

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Ultimate Chicken Horse is a party platformer where you build the level as you play, taking turns placing traps and hazards and trying to screw your friends out of a win.

#8 – Rocket League

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Download and compete in the high-octane hybrid of arcade-style soccer and vehicular mayhem! customize your car, hit the field, and compete in one of the most critically acclaimed sports games of all time! Download and take your shot!

#7 – Overcooked (series)

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Overcooked, the chaotic couch co-op cooking game for one to four players! Working as a team, you and your fellow chefs must prepare, cook and serve up a variety of tasty orders before the baying customers storm out in a huff.

#6 – Trine (series)

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Trine is a fantasy action game where the player can create and use physics-based objects to beat hazardous puzzles and threatening enemies. Set in a world of great castles and strange machinery, three heroes are bound to a mysterious device called the Trine in a quest to save the kingdom from evil.

#5 – Rock of Ages (series)

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A rock-solid combination of rock-rolling action, deep strategy, and … art and music from different ages of history, this is a game of crush or be crushed!

#4 – Biped

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Biped is a coop action adventure game with a strong focus on moment-to-moment collaboration between 2 players.

#3 – A Hat In Time

Click to watch A Hat In Time local co-op gameplay

A Hat in Time is a cute-as-heck 3D platformer featuring a little girl who stitches hats for wicked powers. In A Hat in Time you play as a tiny space-travelling girl with a big tophat. Her adventure is halted when all her fuel, the Time Pieces, is lost and scattered across a nearby planet.

#2 – Claybook

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Claybook is a unique world made entirely of clay. Every inch of the environment can be shaped and molded. Everything has matter inside it, not just an outer shell. Clay can be liquid or solid, and it can be deformed and destroyed.

#1 – Unruly Heroes

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Inspired by the timeless Chinese novel ‘Journey to the West’, take control of four unlikely heroes that battle a diverse lineup of enemies and show off your Kung-Fu skills. Seamlessly swap between heroes and journey west across stunning different environments in order to hunt for the scattered remnants of the Sacred Scroll. There are two multiplayer modes – coop in story mode and versus mode.

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