Games you should absolutely avoid playing with family at Christmas

The holiday season is upon us, and many a gamer both young and old will be opening up a couple of sweet new Christmas gifts. Some will be game consoles, and some will be games. Be wary, though — a few of the games you might get as a gift can destroy friendships and make your family hate you.

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A handful of multiplayer games can be a lot of fun, which also includes a lot of the games on this list. They can also be super frustrating, horrendously unfair, or something that depends on the other people on your team working well together — and failure means a controller might just fly across the room. Some of these friendship-destroying games are old, some are new, and absolutely all of them are much more devious than they first seem.