Of course, this is partly a pitch for Jackbox’s software. Get in some quality time with those practice friends and you’ll also get a code for a copy of Jackbox Party Pack 7, ostensibly to share your restored social graces with others.
We’ve asked Jackbox for more details on how this works, including who you’ll meet and just how long the initiative will last.
Is this a marketing tactic? Absolutely. But it’s also a symbolic moment — it’s marking the end to a long, long stretch of having to socialize with most people through video chats. If all goes well, this will be a promo campaign you’ll never see again.
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