Welcome to the last installment of the ‘Welcome to video gaming’ blogs. This time I will tell you a little bit more about what parental controls are and how you can use them to protect your child. Even though gaming on consoles is a lot of fun, you might want to keep a certain control […]
Another warm welcome to the latest in the series ‘Welcome to video gaming’. This time I will be discussing and explaining a very important (and social) aspect of gaming called ‘online multiplayer’. Let’s start at the word ‘Multiplayer’. It’s a combination of ‘multiple’ and ‘player’, meaning that multiplayer refers to playing a game with multiple […]
Welcome back to the latest in the ‘Welcome to video gaming’ blogs. This time I will talk a little about the most important genres of videogames out there. As we go through all of the genres I will give you an example of a recent popular game to help you speed things along if you […]
A Gamer’s Guide to Videogames. Welcome to video gaming #2: What are consoles and which console does your child want?
It is time for the second ‘Welcome to video gaming’ blog! This time I will talk a little bit about what game consoles are and which one your child wants. I will discuss which ones are out there and will advise you on what you should consider when buying one for your child and will […]
Welcome to the first introductory blog in the world of videogames aimed specifically at you: an interested (or maybe worried) parent. Over the course of the next few weeks I will be guiding you through some of the core concepts of gaming with the aim of understanding your child’s hobby better. As a gamer myself […]