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5 games for couples this Valentines Day

  • Feb 12, 2019
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  • Roberta Alton

So  Valentine's Day is fast approaching again and you're looking for the perfect way to celebrate with your sweetheart. Perhaps you are looking for that perfect couples board game, or maybe that special romantic game for the perfect date night. Well, Breakout has picked out of the best couples night board games that are in our game lounge for a romantic Valentines with your significant other! You'll never be BOARD on a date again!

1) Fog Of Love

2 players | 60 - 120 minutes 

It's time to have deep conversations and romantic revelations! In Fog of Love you will create and play two vivid characters who meet, fall in love and face the challenge of making an unusual relationship work. Playing Fog of Love is like being in a romantic comedy: roller-coaster rides, awkward situations, lots of laughs and plenty of difficult compromises to make!

2) Sagrada

2 - 4 players | 30-45 minutes

In this game, players compete to create the a stained glass window using beautiful  by building a grid of georgeous dice. Each player has restriction on color and value of dice they can place. Winning is based on acheiving various patterns and placements. 

3) Patchwork

2 players | 20 minutes

This is a game where couples complete to weave the most beautiful and high scoring quilt as possible. The idea is to purchase and place patches on your board earning buttons and points. Your buttons serve as your currency in the game. Play a few rounds of Patchwork with your sweetheart this Valentine's Day and then head home for some snuggling under your own quilt.

4) Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective

2+ players | 90-120 minutes

. Is your significant other a bit of bookworm, a lover of mysteries, or just a fan of puzzles? For those couples looking for something a bit more cerebral, try your hand at being Sherlock Holmes. There are 10 cases in each of these games ( Breakout has 3 versions of this game) and each case takes 1-2 hours to solve with each case getting more complex. You can play as a duo working together to solve the crimes or in competition as a race to the finish.

5) Unlock! or Exit Games

2+ players | 60 minutes

Last but not least, our favorite type of board games are perfect for a date night. Escape room board games like Unlock! or Exit are s much fun! Work together to uncover puzzles, solve mysteries, escape your doom. We have all the Unlock! titles in the game lounge for play. When you are done for the night you can purchase an Unlock or Exit game (for only $20) to take home and continue the fun. If you can't make it out for Valentine's this year, pop by the store and pick up one of these for a great night in... no babysitter required.

  • Original Location: 805 48th Street, Saskatoon --- The Game Lounge: 103 2750 Faithfull Ave, Saskatoon

  • 306-384-0014, or After hours (day time weekday) call 306-227-8171