Yes, clubbing is fun, but it's not always 'all that'. Actually, the older we get, the more we just fancy a night in with friends. For an unforgettable night, loud music and flashing lights isn't always the way to go - and sometimes less is more.
Organize a games night with your buddies! You'll have a whale of a time with these brilliant Android apps.
No need for post-it notes anymore! This game has become popular thanks to Ellen Degeneres, although some of us have been playing for years. This digital version of Heads Up! is just great for fun night with friends, where you have to guess the famous person your friends have written on their foreheads.
The game also has various categories with different activities and the option to download additional content if you end up hooked and spend the whole night playing - a real possibility.
If you're all about trivia games, nothing quite beats QuizUp for testing what you really know. This is one of the best games of its kind and has over 200 topics and subtopics on current affairs and general knowledge. This game is perfect for rounding up your friends and playing against each other in real time, letting everyone know who's the smartest of all. Afterwards, don't forget to check the stats to see your progress.
There is always a time for a sing-song. Sing! Karaoke is the perfect way of unleashing that budding artist that you've hidden deep inside. It's a fun karaoke app with a decent catalog of new hits and popular classics. Sing! Karaoke will mark you on your pitch and tempo, and once you're done, it'll display your final score. So, come on... who's the best singer?
Best Friends also has a quiz for us, but this time the questions are much juicier. Yes, this cheeky monkey challenges you to answer questions about your friends and their behavior on Facebook.
Who published this? Who did what on Facebook? It's an entertaining fun social game, perfect for playing with a group of friends and collecting points while you all go off on tangents when interesting topics come up. A great interface which makes playing a breeze.
If there is one app that has become a hit in recent months, it's Dubsmash. This original app allows you to playback different movie audio, commercials, songs, series or phrases that have become media hits. Dubsmash makes a video of your performance and you can then view it, save it and share it with all those who couldn't be there that evening.
Definitely the most entertaining part of the evening.
Every games night should end with a dance-a-thon... Just Dance Now is there to help you to get it out your system and keep you up with the music. The game has to first be installed on a computer or Smart TV, and then your smartphone is used as a remote control to evaluate your steps.
In true karaoke game fashion, you can also check out your stats and buy new songs if the catalog doesn't inspire you enough at first.
How can you organize a games night with Taboo? Are you mad?
This version of the classic game lets us do away with the board and cards: you just need your smartphone. Get yourselves into teams and start getting competitive: this is a game that makes you think and is really entertaining for all ages. It's simple to pick up: just slide your finger to move from one card to the next and the app will automatically work out your score.