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However, thanks to software such as Skype and Zoom, tabletop gamers can get-together "live". Here are a few titles that I would work best via video conferencing. Keep in mind, it helps if everyone has access to the rules and at least one player has a copy of the game.
The best games are one where either information is public knowledge or, if there is secret information, it is either easily tracked or only in the hands of one player. Here are my suggestions for 10 games that work well over video conferencing:
CZE) As long as all of the other players can see the cards, Codenames is a perfectly fine game to play using video conferencing. I suggest using chat or sending a scan of the code card to the two players that are the "choosers" for each team.
Honorary mentions: These are a few other games that work well with video conferencing and even have a pretty healthy community that are already playing them: Chess, Yahtzee, Werewolf/Mafia, Mastermind, Dungeon and Dragons (or any Role Playing Game)
The good news is social distancing doesn't have to mean distancing yourself from having fun and playing a great game! Stay smart, safe and healthy!