Three Holiday Video Games to Check Out

The holidays are quickly approaching, and the video game industry is gearing up to release new titles. For many gamers, it’s a great time to give and receive new games. Below is a list of several games we’re keeping an eye out for this holiday season. We’ll cover a short summary of each and a few reasons to be excited to play them at your next Game Truck party:

Luigi’s Mansion 3

Switch 

It’s always exciting when Nintendo releases a new title and Luigi’s Mansion 3 is sure to be a popular one. This Halloween-themed goes through the Last Resort Hotel and allows players to rescue Mario and friends as part of the gameplay. The new “ScareScraper” mode allows up to eight players to team up and achieve goals in each hotel floor. This game is best for younger players that enjoy the spooky, lighthearted theme. 

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order 

Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC

Love the Star Wars franchise? Star Wars Jedi: The Fallen Order has already been released this fall. This November 15 the latest Star Wars game came out, and features lightsabers, force powers and of course, the usual cast of characters in a third-person adventure game. If you’re a fan of games like The Legend of Zelda and RPG Dark Souls, you’ll find this game exciting and enjoyable to play. 

Shenmue III

Playstation 4, PC

Shenmue III is an exciting throwback to old-style animation games. While not the style of game for everyone, Shenmue III offers breathtaking graphics, gameplay and best of all, storytelling. Set in China in the 1980s, this part-three in a series picks up where it last left off 

Play Them All at Your Next GameTruck Party!

GameTruck has offered fun, exciting parties in the Chicago area for years. With our extensive experience, dedication, and passion for all things video games, we’ll bring you the video game party of your dreams. Give us a call at 866-253-3191 and leave the rest to GameTruck! 

Up-and-Coming Games for 2020

If you are an avid gamer, you are probably pretty excited about the up and coming games for the next year. While there is a plethora of great games coming out, you’ll be excited to learn about a few that are on our radar. Below is a list of several games we are keeping an eye out. We’ll cover each one with a short description and why you and your gamer friends should be excited to play them at your next Game Truck party:

LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
For avid fans of the Star Wars franchise, the Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga game is sure to wow. As the vice president of Digital Games, The LEGO Group Sean McEvoy has said, ““We are thrilled to continue LEGO Star Wars’ 20 years legacy with this impressive new game where kids and families can join forces to explore the galaxy together.” If you are a fan of both franchises, you’ll be delighted by the engaging game play paired with an incredible amount of playable characters along with LEGO’s sense of fun and whimsy.

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot
Are you a fan of the Dragon Ball Z series? Then you’re in for a treat! Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot arrives this January 17, 2020 slated to head over to PS4, Xbox and PC. This action-packed RPG is sure to impress even the more die-hard fans of the series. Since it hasn’t yet been released, we can’t speak to the game play but from the initial graphics, we can assure you that you’ll find a game that is very reminiscent of the original series packed with characters just like Goku, Frieza, and Vegeta. This is a not-to-miss game for all those excited about DBZ.

Roller Champions
Roller derby fans, unite! The much anticipated Roller Champions game created by Ubisoft is set to come to PC this early 2020. It’s free to play, packed with fun, excitement and high-speed roller derby. Even though the actual game won’t be available until early next year, Ubisoft has released a demo so you head on over and try it this exciting game yourself.

Play Them All at Your Next GameTruck Party!

GameTruck has offered fun, exciting parties in the Atlanta area for years. With our extensive experience, dedication, and passion for all things video games, we’ll bring you the video game party of your dreams. Give us a call at 866-253-3191 and leave the rest to GameTruck!

5 of the Best Educational Video Games for Back to School

Are you worried your child spends too much time playing video games and not enough time getting ready for the upcoming school year? What you may not know is that not all video games are about violence and fantasy worlds – some are quite educational!

New games that teach useful skills to increase creativity and help kids learn are being developed every day. Check out these educational video games that are sure to teach your gamer a thing or two while having a blast!

1. My Word Coach

Equipped with a built-in dictionary featuring over 17,000 words, My Word Coach helps kids work on their verbal communication skills and vocabulary through six different word-related games. Players are able to insert missing letters to form words, spell out the answers to various definitions, and choose words to match a particular description. For a fun and challenging mode, try it with multiple players!

2. Escape Adventure Island

In this JumpStart video game, young learners engage with a 3-D environment while practicing their math, reading, and critical thinking skills. Escape Adventure Island invites players to use their explorer skills and brain power to escape a mysterious island after a crash landing leaves them stranded!

3. LittleBigPlanet 2

With some fantastic graphics and some funky tunes, this great game encourages your kids to develop their problem-solving skills. Players navigate through a rich landscape, finding a wide range of objects along the way – many of which can be used to help them solve puzzles.

4. uDraw Studio: Instant Artist

Let your young ones create and unleash their inner artist with this game! uDraw Studio allows kids to explore their curiosity for art while developing their drawing skills as they create their own masterpieces. This original video game will be one that your kids will not want to put down!

5. Portal 2

Unlike conventional video games that require players to shoot their way to victory, in Portal players must use their wits to escape Aperture Laboratories and its robots. It’s a memorable and mentally challenging experience that players won’t forget!

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