During the times when you cannot meet your friends, Facetime is the only link to stay connected with them. But, casual talking and gossiping can sometimes turn boring. When this happens, the games to play over Facetime can refresh your moods. There are a lot of exciting and fun games available that you and your friends can play while Facetiming each other.
In this post, I will tell you about the 22 Best Entertaining Games to Play Over Facetime. You can pick the ones you find interesting and start playing them to kick the boredom out of your conversations.
- 1 Fun Games To Play Over Facetime With Friends And Family
- 1.1 1. Rapid Fire
- 1.2 2. Dumb Charades
- 1.3 3. Truth or Dare
- 1.4 4. Riddles
- 1.5 5. Read My Lips
- 1.6 6. Would You Rather
- 1.7 7. Skip the Number
- 1.8 8. Drunk Talks
- 1.9 9. Spin a Story
- 1.10 10. Words
- 1.11 11. What If
- 1.12 12. Personal Quiz
- 1.13 13. Kiss, Marry & Kill
- 1.14 14. Guess the Song
- 1.15 15. 5 Names
- 1.16 16. Confessions
- 1.17 17. Never Have I Ever
- 1.18 18. Rock, Paper, Scissors
- 1.19 19. Board Games
- 1.20 20. Hint Game
- 1.21 21. Guess the Full Form
- 1.22 22. Gym Challenges
- 1.23 Final Thoughts
Fun Games To Play Over Facetime With Friends And Family
There are a lot of good games that you can play while Facetiming. From the expansive collection available on the web and other sources, I’ve handpicked the 22 best ones that you must try. You can play these with a single friend as well as your whole squad.
If you want some amazing games to play with your friends over Facetime or other video calling services, just go through this list and you’ll have plenty of them.
1. Rapid Fire
Rapid Fire is a simple yet fun game where you have to ask interesting questions to your friends at a high pace, and your friend only gets 3 to 5 seconds to answer a question. Once you run out of questions, it is your friend’s turn to ask. In this manner, you both or you all can know each other very well and have fun while doing it.
2. Dumb Charades
Dumb Charades is a classical game that has been a mainstay in social gatherings of friends or cousins. You can play it over Facetime. All the rules will be the same but you’ll have to act in front of the camera. And, your friend will have to take the guess from the other side.
3. Truth or Dare
Truth or Dare is another classic that everyone knows about. You can play it on Facetime to have fun with your friends or with whom you secretly admire. This game has high chances of escalating very quickly and you can literally pass hours playing it. You can visit this thread to find some very interesting Truth or Dare questions.
Riddles is the next fun game that you and your friends can play to pass time while exercising your brains. You just have to throw up riddles at each other, and the one who is not able to get an answer has to do a task of the winner’s choosing. You can visit this website to find tricky riddles to ask.
5. Read My Lips
Read My Lips is a simple game that requires a good internet connection from both sides. In this game, you have to mute your mic and say something while the other person has to guess what you said. The one who gets more correct answer wins and owes a gift from the loser.
6. Would You Rather
Would You Rather is another excellent game where you can know each other better. You have to ask your friend questions like Would you rather sing or dance, Would you rather party or sleep, and whatnot. You have to throw up random questions and your friend has to pick one option of his choosing.
7. Skip the Number
Skip the Number is a fun game that you can play over Facetime. You both have to start counting from 1 but skip a number that is a multiple of 3. The one who says any multiple of 3, whether if it is 6 or 99 loses the game. You can also select other numbers like multiples of 5 or 7 to skip.
8. Drunk Talks
Drunk Talks is a game that is best played between the best of friends. You both have to act like drunkards and tell weird stories about you. There aren’t any winners or losers, just good time and endless laughs.
9. Spin a Story
Spin a Story or more commonly known as Complete the Story or Sentence to Story is one of my favorite games to play over Facetime. In this game, you have to use a random line and spin a story from it. The line could be anything. For example, one says ‘He held his hand and started crying’ and the other person has to say another line and in this way, you both have to complete the story.
Words is one of the most popular games to play over Facetime. In this game, you have to select a category that could be anything from food to animals, plants, or countries. Then, you both have to take turns saying words related to this country. One has to say the word starting from the last letter of the word the other person said previously.
11. What If
What If is one more fun game where you can get to know the other person very well. You have to throw a random situation to your friend and ask it with What if, and your friend has to answer with his response in that. For example, you will ask your friend ‘What if you are stuck on an island with me,’ then he has to tell what will be his plans.
12. Personal Quiz
Personal Quiz is a game that is aimed to know about the other person. This is a fun game where you have to ask personal questions to each other. You can also take help from the personality quiz questions available on the internet.
13. Kiss, Marry & Kill
Kiss, Marry & Kill is a popular social media game that you can play over Facetime as well. In this game, you have to give your friends 3 names that could be of other friends, celebrities, politicians, or anyone. And, your friend has to choose from them to kiss one, marry one, and kill one.
14. Guess the Song
Guess the Song is a wonderful game to kick boredom away over Facetime. In this game, you have to hum the tune of a song while the other person has to guess and sing the lyrics of the song. And, this continues with each of you taking turns humming and singing. This is a fun game where you’ll get to learn about some good music as well.
15. 5 Names
5 Names is a fun game that you can play with your group of friends. You have to say anything like Actors, Food, Animals, Politicians, and the other person has to tell 5 names related to the category you said in less than 20 or 30 seconds. If your friend is not able to do so, he or she loses and has to complete a task of your choosing.
Confessions is one more game where you and your friends will get to know your interesting stories. You can confess anything that you haven’t told anyone yet like that crush in school, or picking something up from a store without paying. Anything. You will get to hear some astonishing confessions from your friends as well.
17. Never Have I Ever
Never Have I Ever is an excellent game to play over Facetime. In this game, you have to ask your friend a question saying Never Have I Ever and your friend will respond will I have or I have never. For example, you will ask Never Have I Ever been jealous of someone, and your friend will ask with I have if he was or I have never if he wasn’t. Being honest is the only rule to follow here.
18. Rock, Paper, Scissors
Rock, Paper, Scissors is a classic game that you can play over Facetime as well. I don’t think I’d have to explain about this game as everyone already knows how to play it. Playing it on Facetime can be fun when you both have got bored of normal talks.
19. Board Games
Board Games like Ludo, Snakes & Ladders, Monopoly and many others can be played over Facetime. For this, you’ll need to have a physical board game and dice on both sides. You both have to play it like you are together. The person who has the board game has to perform actions for both of you. For example, if you are playing Ludo, you can roll your dice and your friend can roll his but the tokens will be moved by the one who has the board. You can use two boards as well.
20. Hint Game
Hint Game is also known as Read My Mind. It is an interesting game where you have to think of something in your mind and tell hints about it to your friend. And, your friend has to guess what you are thinking about taking help from the hints. One who is able to guess more things is declared as the winner.
21. Guess the Full Form
Guess the Full Form is a simple yet fun game that is more popular in people having good general knowledge. In this game, you have to say Acronyms or Abbreviations like TBH, WHO, NASA, TBT, etc and the other person has to guess the full form. The short forms could be of anything, from internet slang to professional organizations.
22. Gym Challenges
Gym Challenges is a brilliant game for people who love gymming. In this game, you have to give Gym related challenges like Do 20 Pushups, Do 15 Chin-ups, etc, and the other person has to do it over Facetime. The one who is able to complete more challenges is declared as the winner.
These are all the fun games to play over Facetime with your buddies. If you know about some more good ones, let me know in the comment section so I can update other readers as well. Or, if you need any help regarding any of the games mentioned above, ask me using the comment box. I hope this post helps you pour in the fun. Happy Playing!