The best co-op video games for PC, Nintendo Switch, PS5 and more

The best co-op video games for PC, Nintendo Switch, PS5 and more

If you’re looking for a good co-op game on PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, or Xbox, here’s a list of 25 titles you can’t miss.

Online multiplayer gaming has become an important component of many games today, and finding games that two players can play together on the couch has become more difficult. If you are looking for fun cooperation, here is what can help you. Below is a list of 25 of the best co-op games we’ve been able to play on nintendo-switch, PlayStation, Xbox and PC. There is something for every taste.

Super Mario 3D World

In line with the Super Mario Odyssey Where Super Mario Galaxy, a colorful exploration game. Cooperation can be tricky. With your companions, up to three maximum each have their own score, for in-game competition, if you want to play that way.

Available on : Switch

Duration: 17 hours

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

Like most games donkey kong country, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is a very aesthetic 2D platform game. Tropical Freeze can be difficult, but the funky mode greatly simplifies the experience.

Available on: Switch

Duration: 15 hours

Rayman Legends

Who does not know Rayman? A more cartoony, abstract and crazy 2D platformer than the first two. A fast and light game with very varied levels. Very nice to play with several people!

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 16 hours

Luigi’s Mansion 3

Luigi’s Mansion 3 is another adventure game in the Mario universe. This time it’s about chasing ghosts and saving Luigi’s friends in a haunted hotel. You have to play a little solo first before unlocking the co-op mode, but then you can go hunting as a duo. The Pixar-like animation and level design are very well done.

Available on: Switch

Duration: 16 hours

Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics

Clubhouse Games is a compilation of 51 cult table games, from Yahtzee to Connect Four. Not all games feature co-op, but most do. Some games require patience, others technique, reflection or even luck.

Available on: Switch

Duration: 18 hours

BoxBoy! +BoxGirl!

BoxBoy! +BoxGirl! is a minimalist puzzler from Kirby’s own studio, HAL Laboratory. The simple pleasure of a Nintendo game, finally. In co-op, you play Qbby and Qucy, two walking boxes that can carry other boxes on their heads. You have to go from point A to point B avoiding obstacles.

Available on: Switch

Duration: 11 hours

It Takes Two

It Takes Two was rightly critically acclaimed because this game was thought out and designed for co-op. Each level, each scene competes with two people. Always different experiences, a very successful story in a colorful design. Unmissable!

Available on: Switch, PS4, PX5, Xbox, PC

Duration: 14 hours

Portal 2

Portal 2 came out over 11 years ago, but recently got a Switch release. Anyway, in co-op, you will have to communicate to overcome the many puzzles offered by the game.

Available on: Switch, Xbox, PC

Duration: 11 hours

Streets of Rage 4

Streets of Rage 4 will (re)immerse you in the video games cults of the early 1990s, these nervous beat ’em ups from the Mega Drive. You need to position yourself correctly in the 2D environment to defeat enemies with lots of punches and kicks.

For a similar game a little more accessible, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge is all designated.

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 4 hours

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is a Lego game in the Star Wars universe. Simple to play, with many references to the license, always very funny.

Available on: Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox, PC

Duration: 40 hours

Stardew Valley

Stardew Valley saw its popularity explode in 2016 and the reason is simple: it’s more than just a farming simulation game, it’s a real alternate world in which you can do anything. In pairs, you can share the tasks, each doing what he prefers. Everything is possible !

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 87 hours

Halo: The Master Chief Collection

Halo: The Master Chief Collection bundles remastered versions of the six core Halo games. The most recent Halo Infinite unfortunately skipped co-op, but all the other campaigns are definitely worth a shot, for those who love futuristic FPS, of course.

Available on: Xbox, PC (no local co-op)

Duration: 47 hours

Divinity: Original Sin 2

Divinity: Original Sin 2 is an isometric CRPG that will appeal to fans ofUltimate and Baldur’s Gate. Full of dialogue, character customization and complex combat. A long game, yes, but one that has a lot to offer. You can play two, but each with your very particular character, and you don’t have to follow the other.

Available on: PS4, Xbox, PC, Switch (no local co-op)

Duration: 100 hours

Untitled Goose Game

Untitled Goose Game is a simple puzzle game that puts you in the role of a goat. You must do everything to annoy the inhabitants of a small English village. Completely screwed up!

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 4 hours

Chicory: A Colorful Tale

Chicory: A Colorful Tale is an adventure game in a world of talking animals. You play a dog and go on a Zelda-like adventure. However, you can paint on the environment anytime, anywhere. In coop, player 1 controls the progress, player 2 has another brush, like two children who each have a pencil on the same sheet.

Available on: Switch, PS4, PS5, PC

Duration: 14 hours

Spiritfarer

Spiritfarer is a game that looks like Animal Crossing, but with platformer elements. You play as Stella, a young woman who must accompany the spirits who have just died to the afterlife. Player 2 is Stella’s cat, Daffodil.

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 33 hours

Overcooked! All You Can Eat

Series Overcooked offers a simple, but quickly crazy mechanic. In the kitchen, you have to fulfill your customers’ orders. Prepare the ingredients, send them on time. Quickly, you reproach your partner for not knowing how to prepare a simple sandwich.

The edition All You Can Eat includes the original game, the sequel and all DLC.

Available on: Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox, PC

Duration: 41 hours

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is a colorful space shooter. With up to three partners, you navigate a ship through many obstacles and enemies. Eight panels to control – engine, shields, weapons – but each player can only control one element at a time. The only solution: communicate!

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 7 hours

Cuphead

Cuphead is a very nervous cartoon-style game, and very difficult! It is even extremely difficult. And two, it’s not simpler, far from it.

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 15 hours

Spelunky + Spelunky 2

spelunky helped modernize 2D platformers with roguelike elements. Spelunky 2 resumes the original formula. As Cuphead, these games are not simple. Going through the caves and avoiding the traps is like descending into a cartoonish hell. Having one or more companions in misfortune can help you, if you don’t blow each other up by accident.

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 104 hours

Ikaruga

Ikaruga is a game that is 20 years old, but it’s a real gem. Every enemy and projectile is black or white and you have to change your ship color to match to survive.

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 3 hours

Wizard of Legend

Wizard of Legend is a speed-based 2D dungeon crawler. You will need to think about the best way to chain your attacks with your partner to progress.

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 16 hours

Assault Android Cactus

Assault Android Cactus is a very intense shooter. With up to three friends, you play as little androids trying to survive against hordes of robots on a spaceship. Each android has its own battery. If it lands flat, it’s game over. It’s not easy, but not unfair either.

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 6 hours

Wilmot’s Warehouse

Wilmot’s Warehouse is a very clever management game. At the start of each level you have a number of colorful boxes that you need to quickly collect and put away. When the time runs out, customers start asking you for certain products in the warehouse. Then you have to find the right boxes.

Available on: Switch, PS4, Xbox, PC

Duration: 8 hours

Escape Academy

Escape Academy is an escape room game. With a partner, you must find clues, decipher codes, solve puzzles, to get out of a locked room within the given time.

Available on: PS4, PS5, Xbox, PC

Duration: 5 hours