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Although a date night at home spent playing board games with your partner might not necessarily sound like the most exciting evening, with the right games, you and your S.O. will be in for a fun and flirty evening. No, that doesn't mean pulling out your old Monopoly or Clue set from the hall closet. Instead, think sexy games specifically created for couples to enjoy together.
While it might feel silly to buy a romantic game for you and your partner, don't knock it until you try it. You never know when the game might come in handy, and they're just the thing to pull out on nights at home when the power is out or when you want to inject a bit of levity and excitement into your relationship. Not only are they a good time, but they're also a chance for you and your special someone to connect on a level that perhaps you haven't in a while.
Here, the best games for couples.
We’re Not Really Strangers Card Game
Okay, so technically this isn't only for couples. But with over 150 cards in the deck, you're bound to find questions that'll help you and your partner create an even deeper connection. Divided into three levels— perceptions, connection, and reflection—prompts range from television show preferences to maintaining eye contact for 30 seconds, and are designed to be played with 2-6 players.
Creative Conceptions Monogamy Board Game
An intimate, sexy couples game meant to turn up the heat in your relationship, Monogamy is just the thing to help you and your partner get closer. With cards including categories such as Intimate, Passionate, Steamy, and Fantasy, it's all about trying new things together. This sexy board game is definitely worth a look for couples ready to connect with one another in a whole new way.
Our Moments Couples Edition
This game is all about starting conversations between you and your significant other. Complete with 100 cards, each asking a question for you S.O., this game allows you to make time to learn about each other and connect. The thought-provoking cards are designed to bring you and your partner closer than ever, and is a perfect way to spice up your average date night in.
The School of Life The Confessions Game
If there's something you've been wanting to know about your partner, this game is the perfect opportunity to find out. The Confessions Game includes dice and 100 playing cards divided into five categories—money, career, family, relationships, and sex. Recommended for ages 18+, the game is ideal for date night but also makes for a fun activity with friends.
TDC Games Dirty Minds Original
Dirty Minds is a steamy game that gets everyone thinking. It can be played by two couples or with just you and your partner—either way, it's not intended for those who blush easily, although it is definitely one of the more tame couples games on this list. Each card lists five suggestive clues describing a totally innocent word, and to win you have to get your head out of the gutter and come up with the correct "clean" answer.
All Things Equal Adult Loaded Questions
Based on the classic Loaded Questions board game, this adult version requires that you and your S.O. to get a bit more personal. Meant to be played with two to three couples, the goal of the game is to figure out who said what to questions like "What is an instant mood killer?" and "What word sounds dirty...but isn't?" Take this game out when you've got friends over who aren't terribly shy.
Chronicle Books After Dinner Amusements: Truth or Dare for Couples
The game is simple, but the conversations you may have with your S.O. while playing will be far from it. Choose from cards in three different categories: Talk, Flirt, and Dare. The Talk cards are safe for dinner parties and can be used to stir up conversation, while the Flirt and Dare cards will heat things up when you and your partner are alone.
Never Have I Ever Game
Think you know your partner pretty well? Think again. With this classic party game, you and your partner will learn more about each others' pasts, and laugh a bunch along the way. The game includes 358 cards, all of which will prompt you and your partner to share stories, hidden secrets, and romantic desires.