Looking for a game that you and the SO can play together? Try the following;
Dungeon Defenders is a hybrid game combining aspects from both Action Role Playing and Tower Defense genres. Players can choose from many hero classes, each with their own defenses, as they defend Eternia Crystals from hordes of creatures. Besides building static defenses, players can fight with a massive arsenal of weapons and familiars.
Trine 2 is a sidescrolling game of action, puzzles and platforming.
You play as one of the Three Heroes who make their way through dangers untold in a fantastical fairytale world. Physics-based puzzles with fire, water, gravity and magic; Wicked Goblins; Climb the tallest trees and towers in the enchanted forest!
The sequel to 2007’s Game of the Year, Portal 2 is a hilariously mind-bending adventure that challenges you to use wits over weaponry in a funhouse of diabolical science.
Magicka is an action-adventure game set in the fantasy world of Midgård, where elemental magic rules the land, goblins and trolls are perfectly harmless – well, perhaps not entirely, and all the villagers are wise-cracking smartalecks
Minecraft is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. At night monsters come out, make sure to build a shelter before that happens. Couplegaming even has a Server you can join
Civ 5 is a turn based strategy game. But don’t be turned off by that, playing with your SO against the A.I. or each other is a great time sync
This list is by no means complete, each gamer has a different style. Maybe your SO is an FPS fan? Try any of the co-op ones like, Left 4 Dead 2, Serious Sam, etc. The games above our for people who are trying to get their SO to game with them, they are the most approachable, in-expensive and fun games to introduce your SO too. Enjoy!!