Inside: Totally Cool Video Game Birthday Party Games. 

Dive into the virtual world and have a blast with these totally cool and widely fun video game ideas. I don’t know about you but in this house, we have a few video game lovers who would LOVE to have a video game themed birthday party!

From group games to virtual reality here are a few of our favorite video game ideas for a video game birthday party.

Video Game Birthday Party Games

Totally Cool Video Game Birthday Party Games

Mario Party: Mario Party is a party video game series featuring characters from the Mario franchise in which up to four local players or computer-controlled characters compete in a board game interspersed with mini-games. I am not going to lie, this is my favorite Video Games. We play it with friends any chance we get! It’s a great game to play during a birthday party because you can play with lots of people and its fun for every age.

Video Game Birthday Party Games

Mario Kart: Put your driving skills to the test with Mario Kart. This is such a classic and fun video game for a group of player to have fun and play together. You could even set up a tournament-style and see who the big winner is.

Smash Bros.: Fight it out against your favorite Nintendo characters to see who rules them all.

1-2 Switch: We love playing on our switch! The 1-2 switch games are full of fun and are sure to bring tons of laughs to all players! From rocking a baby to finding your way through a maze they truly have every game.

Video Game Birthday Party Games for Everyone

Animal Crossing: Catch fish, bugs, dig fossils, and make friends, Animal Crossing is a perfect game for your next video game party.

Rock Band: Find your inner rockstar and compete to be the best of the bands! You are sure to see everyone’s wild side during this video game fun.

Video Game Birthday Party Games

Minecraft: Build the world inside your imagination, the possibilities are endless. This super cool video game provides hours of fun and endless creativity.

Just Dance: Get those hips moving and jazz hands grooving because it’s time to have a dance battle.

Rocket League: Rocket League is football played with rocket cars, easy to learn but with plenty of room to develop your skills. With multiple modes for different numbers of players, this will easily fit into your schedule.

Virtual Reality Video Game Birthday Ideas

VR Place: If you don’t own a VR set, one party idea that I love is heading to your local VR place and renting out a few booths for a couple of hours of fun. Each player can take turns playing different types of games they love!

Then head home for some pizza and cake and you have yourself the perfect video game birthday party.

Virtual Reality Game Ideas

Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes: To make your separation part of the game, try Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, in which one of you has to defuse a bomb and one has the manual, but neither of you can see what the other can. It’s frantic, silly, and you only need one copy to play.

Beat Saber: Beat Saber is a unique VR rhythm game where your goal is to slash the beats (represented by small cubes) as they are coming at you.

More Game Ideas You’ll Love

If you still need a little game inspo, check out these other great game ideas!

  • Virtual Party Games – These are strange times we’re living in, y’all. Fortunately, technology is awesome, so staying physically isolated doesn’t necessarily mean staying socially isolated. One of my personal favorite virtual hangout ideas is a virtual game night. We’ve done several over the past few weeks, and they’re an absolute blast. Even better, they’re super easy to plan and host. Check out our favorite virtual party games to play.
  • Totally Cool Board Games for Teenagers – One of my personal favorite past times as a teenager is getting all my friends together, usually it was at my house, having a bunch of snacks and playing board games all night! We all laughed and created some of the best memories together. One of my biggest hopes is that my kids one day do the same. I will totally bribe them with the best treats to make sure it happens! 😉 These totally cool board games for teenagers are perfect for their next game night.
  • Minute to Win It Games for Teens – Planning the perfect party for teens can be tough! They are in that weird stage where you can never really tell what is cool to them. Lucky for you we have come up with the best Minute to Win It Games for teens, all you need to do is pair it with some junk food and good music and you have the PERFECT party.

Let us know in the comments your favorite video game birthday party games.