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The Jackbox Party Pack 9 out soon

the jackbox party pack 9 casual trivia gets a release date for linux mac windows pc

The Jackbox Party Pack 9 casual trivia gets a release date for Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. Thanks to the work and comedy genius of developer Jackbox Games, Inc. Which will release on Steam or from the official shop, sooner than you think.

It’s true that The Jackbox Party Pack 9 is so fun that the developer wanted to keep it. Then, the Video Game Illuminati descended and such selfishness would be punished. Due to facing ten years of cursed parties if Jackbox didn’t see the error in their ways.

So now, in a totally unselfish attempt to ensure your hangouts are engaging and fun. Even through the holiday season, The Jackbox Party Pack 9 is coming to major digital platforms on Thursday, October 20th. The developer is also happy to finish what might be our best pack yet.

“Why the long wait to share a release date?”

It’s true that usually a new title release comes around this time of year. In the time leading up to launch, Jackbox had submit the game to all of the many platforms available. Which also includes Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. Until passing the submission process, there was no release date. Due to the speedy annual release cycle, the time between submission and release is super quick. As soon as possible, a release date becomes available to share with the world.

The Jackbox Party Pack 9 Official Trailer

“What can I expect from The Jackbox Party Pack 9?”
Settings and features added in recent packs will still be available in The Jackbox Party Pack 9. Earlier this summer, there was an announcement to kick players from the lobby and during the game as well. This helps keep livestreams or games being played at public events as safe as possible. This Party Pack will also allow you to connect to games via QR codes. Which are due to appear on the screen in the lobby before you start a round.

There are five games in The Jackbox Party Pack 9: the trivia bluff-off Fibbage 4, the team sorting test Quixort, the magical joke auction Junktopia, the silly guessfest Nonsensory and the salacious reality TV game Roomerang. You can watch early play throughs of each game in the pack on the Jackbox YouTube channel here.

“How can I make sure I don’t miss the release date?”
By pre-ordering The Jackbox Party Pack 9 casual trivia on Steam or from the official shop. You can have the game ready to go in your Steam library as soon as it releases. Which will be available on Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. Plus, if you pre-order now, you’ll get 10% off your purchase, priced at $26.99 uSD / £22.49/ 26,99€.