Posts Tagged ‘Jackbox Games’

Fun Times: The Jackbox Party Pack 2 Is Out

“It’s like a virtual box containing all the entertainment you need for a party but the evening goes a bit awkward when someone keeps cracking boring ‘edgy’ jokes but look you’ll all have a load of fun but oh you do also need to provide your own booze and Twiglets.” You can put that quote on the box, Jackbox Games. Two Ns in O’Connor.

The folks behind You Don’t Know Jack have dropped another collection of party games of words, drawings, and noises, intended to be played with folks in the same room (but working fine online with screen sharing). It is unimaginatively named The Jackbox Party Pack 2 [official site].

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Quiplash: Party Fun From You Don’t Know Jack Devs

You Don’t Know Jack makers Jackbox Games dropped a partybomb of fun to have with friends in The Jackbox Party Pack last year, collecting a load of phrase-drawing, question-answering, lie-telling party games. This week they released the follow-up, Quiplash [official site], a game about coming up with funny answers to prompts then voting on winners. That sounds a bit of a lark in itself, but it has the twist of being designed with streaming in mind, letting viewers join in and vote.

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Don’t You Know? The Jackbox Party Pack Released


Wherever you are, there’s the party. Go on, smile a little. There’s your party. Now move an appropriate body part in time to an imagined beat or, for advanced partiers, with an imagined rhythm. Things are heating up! You’re fun, you are. You are great. You are wild. You are the party. If you want other people to feel the fun, though, you might want a little extra to ease those grumps into the party. The Jackbox Party Pack might help with that. Released last week, it’s a big bundle of silly party games from the You Don’t Know Jack folks, including the latest YDKJ quiz ‘em up, lie ‘em up Fibbage, scrawl ‘em up Drawful, and others.

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You Don’t Know Jack’s Back: Classic Games On Steam

Here’s some news that puts a smile on my face. Until yesterday, getting the original You Don’t Know Jack games to run involved either the elaborate complexities of a virtual machine, or a time machine. But no longer! Jackbox Games have updated a whole bunch of them to run on the PC right in front of you, and put the lot out on Steam. Hurrah!

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