Here are the 5 best online games for Christmas
It’s the holiday season! The cold wind blows and the snow slides, covering everything in sight, including entire campuses, in white. For some it may be far too cold, when the only sensible thing to do is to stay home sipping hot chocolate by a fireplace. For others, the weather remains the same sweltering heat, where only air conditioners can give the slightest impression of winter.
Wherever you are and whether you celebrate Christmas or not, universally there is nothing more satisfying than celebrating the end of the year, especially saying goodbye to the nightmare that is 2021.
So why not spend this time of year with five of the best online games for Christmas to help you get into the Christmas spirit.
What better way to spend the holidays than to spend them virtually. Well, it’s mainly because of the whole COVID situation that we shouldn’t meet physically. Still, bring your friends and celebrate the winter festivities with one of the best online games for Christmas: The Sims 4 Seasons.
The Sims 4 is a creative playground that allows players to create characters (Sims) and build houses for them. Sims 4 Seasons adds the weather to your Sims’ lives to tell new stories, enjoy seasonal activities, and celebrate heartfelt holidays. Make the most of the weather all year round, from crisp snowfalls to sweltering heat – each world is affected by the seasons in unique ways. Create a winter story with ice skating and bring friends and family together to celebrate the holidays with traditions, gifts and special guests.
Sims 4 + Sims 4 Season DLC price on Steam: US$39.99 + US$39.99 = US$80
Sims 4 + Sims 4 Season DLC Price with EA Play: US$4.99 per month
Every year, Overwatch celebrates Christmas with seasonal skins and events that bring players together to enjoy the festivities they bring. Bring your friends and have a great time playing the limited time event on one of the best online games for Christmas.
Overwatch is a 2016 team-based multiplayer first-person shooter game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. Described as a “hero shooter”, Overwatch divides players into two teams of six, with each player choosing from a large roster of characters, known as “heroes” with unique abilities.
Price on Battle.net: $19.99
Although this event has yet to be announced, leaks have shown that it will be coming to Rainbow Six Siege this Christmas. Expect to fight the enemy with your friends and decimate them with snowballs with Siege’s Christmas 2021 event.
That’s not all. You can master the art of destruction and gadgetry in Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege. Plus, you’ll face intense close combat, high lethality, tactical decision-making, team play, and explosive action at every turn. Discover a new era of fierce combat and expert strategy born from the rich legacy of Tom Clancy’s previous Rainbow Six games.
Price on Steam: $19.99
While not quite Christmas-worthy, SnowRunner’s snowy terrain gives off the lovely feel of winter. Play solo or join up to three friends to drive powerful vehicles and overcome extreme open environments by completing dozens of challenging missions.
Price on Steam: $19.49
Forget the Christmas spirit of kindness and gifts. In Project Winter, an eight-player multiplayer game, you’ll have to trick to survive. Communication and teamwork are key as you gather resources, repair structures, and brave the wilderness together.
Price on Steam: $19.99
We hope these five best online games for Christmas help you feel festive. Don’t forget that the prices of these games will be reduced during the winter sales, so keep an eye out! You can even buy it for your friends to spread the Christmas gifting spirit.
Merry Christmas to everyone!