Video games are often viewed as lazy excuses to avoid exercise. That’s not necessarily true anymore. The Nintendo Wii makes video games fun and invigorating. Your children can increase their coordination by playing many of the best games available for the Wii. One of these games is the tennis game where players must strike the ball like a real tennis racket by swinging their arms at the screen. This is a great game for hand-eye coordination as well as balance and timing. The Read more
From my experience, games like Dance Central 3 and Kinect Adventures are the best way to get active and have a great time while playing video games. Dance Central is based around exactly what you would think: Dancing. The game includes multiple different modes for play, including versus and team play, but it also has multiple different ways to dance as well. You can create the dances you want your opponent to copy or follow the dancers and recreate their movements while staying on beat. Personally, my favorite is the pose mode where you strike nearly 100 different poses within Read more
Since most people like to dance, why not use video games geared for dancing to get the party started. Not only will everyone have so much fun, they will be exercising without realizing it. It does not matter which game console, there is a game to dance with. For PlayStation 3 the games “Everybody Dance” and “Get Up and Dance” are both popular video games. To suit kids of all ages, the Wii offers dance video Read more
Typically, the most enjoyable action games are rated “Mature” for their level of violence that tend to define the genre. Aliens vs. Predator 2, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 are what I consider the absolute top three Mature-rated action games. Aliens vs. Predator 2 ranks first, due to the fact that you can play with three different species: Alien, Predator, and Human. Predators use sci-fi energy weapons, while humans use standard firepower and Aliens use melee and Read more
There are many different popular video games that are informational and fun for kids. One game that is particularly fun for children is Super Mario Kart. In this game kids get to race the different characters around many different tracks and scenery. This game can be played by one child or up to four different players at a time. Although this is an older game, it is available on new systems such as the Wii and Xbox, but you often have Read more
Video games are enjoyed by millions all around the world regardless of age, nationality, or gender. As a popular and exciting pastime, it is important that games are designed to meet the needs of many types of players. One way this is done is to rate video games so that players, and their parents, can make informed decisions when buying or renting games. The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) rates each game based on its content. The ratings range from EC, Read more
Like music and movies, vide games are all up to individual interpretation for what’s good and what’s bad. Below are My choices for the Top 10 Video Games.
Pong- video games wouldn’t exist of it weren’t for the idea of pong. The birth of digital competition.
Super Mario Brothers- Although archaic in graphics, this game is still played by gamers of every age and interest. You can’t mess with classics.
Earthworm Jim- The first game that ever made me laugh out loud while playing. Great story, awesome graphics.
Mortal Kombat- There’s Read more