- Video Games for Kids and Family
Video games for the entire family are a big industry today all around the world. Families can have fun and kids can have their own games for learning thousands of activities for math, spelling, geography, science, art and color with many more for their education at the best time for it to penetrate their brains.
Our house on the weekends smells like popcorn and pizza and the kids won’t need to be called by you—they can’t wait and hurry you into the room for family video games night.
The best videos for kids reviews are listed below. To stimulate young minds and older adults, video games are excellent when played in moderation.
Video Games for Kids and Family
1. Nintendo® SWITCH™ with Neon Blue and Red Joy-Con™
The Nintendo® SWITCH™ is the gaming system for kids where you can play the games you want wherever you are—at home, in the car, or at the beach. This is an Amazon.com® choice gaming system for everyone in your family from age 6 to older including adults.
The Amazon.com® ASIN B01MUAGZ49 number is a #1 best seller for video games for kids.
You will get the Nintendo SWITCH™ console, dock, Joy-Con™ left and right, and 2 Joy-Con™ strap accessories, 1 Joy-Con™ grip, HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) cable, and A/C adapter to plug into the wall.
Play it on any TV using the HDMI hook up. The SWITCH™ dock is black with a red and blue control unit.
It has 32 GB of internal memory that can be upgraded with a Micro SD card that is optional and supports up to 2 TB cards.
There are no games installed on this unit. You will need to buy your own.
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Plug the UL® listed A/C cord into a North American 110/120-Volt, 50/60 Hz outlet. The output is 5.0-Volts to 1.5-Amps/15.0-Volts to 2.6-Amps.
You will get a 1-year Warranty through Nintendo®, not Amazon®, so be sure to register it.
Nintendo® SWITCH™ unboxing and surprise reaction to Neon Blue and Red Joy-Con™ with hardware analysis video.
2. Sony® PlayStation™ 4 Pro Limited Edition Console, Marvel Spider-Man Bundle
The Sony® PlayStation™ is the entire package with the console and controls including the latest and greatest Spider-Man. This is the 1TB (terabyte) and it’s also available in 2TB on Amazon.com®, ASIN B07FQ1BZF3, the #1 best video game PS4™ selling today.
It is available for shipping September 7, 2018. Get your order in now.
This Limited Edition Pro bundle includes a fully customized Amazing Red PS4™ Pro console featuring the Spider icon, and push the boundaries of play with DualShock®4 wireless controller to enhance your games with PlayStation™ Headsets, Marvel’s Spider-Man game, and digital content.
It comes with a HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) cable, and A/C adapter to plug into the wall.
You will experience the feel of this spanking new genuine Spider-Man escapade. After 8-years, Peter Parker is the crime fighting master with the new and powerful combat, acrobatics, and worldly interactions navigating the city terrain for you to enjoy.
If you are a 4K TV owner, you and your family can live through the game in 2160p dynamic 4K resolution achieved through temporal injection, while HD TV owners will benefit from increased image clarity through super-sampling. HDR TV owners can experience the game in high-dynamic range color (HDR).
You will receive the bundle, User’s Manual, and a 1-year Limited Warranty.
PS4® Pro Spider-Man Limited Edition Console! Unboxing Marvel’s Spider-Man Amazing Red PlayStation™ 4 video. Skip ad in middle.
3. Sony® Marvel Spider-Man PlayStation™ 4 Video Game
The Sony® Marvel Spider-Man, ASIN B01GW8YDLK on Amazon.com® is affordable for the kids and is a #1 best seller. This is one of the best video games and is not like any other Spider-Man you’ve played before. It is amazing!
The worlds collide with Spider-Man and Peter Parker. The story is loaded with action with characters you are already familiar with in New York. Sony® has done it again—interactive entertainment with your villains and takedowns in blockbuster action, acrobatics, with things you’ve never seen before this one.
This new adventure video game mind boggling with interactive entertainment by Sony®, Insomniac® games, and Marvel for your amusement. Sway, swing, and climb through Manhattan for an action-filled diversion from reality.
This game is a PlayStation® exclusive, just like Uncharted and The Last of Us. Only those who have a PS4™ (normal PS4™ or PS4™ or PS4™ Pro) will be able to play it.
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Marvel’s Spider-Man – Be Greater Extended Trailer | PS4™.
4. Warner® LEGO® Disney®-PIXAR The Incredibles, XBOX ONE®
The Warner Bros® LEGO® Disney®•PIXAR The Incredibles is the Standard Edition, ASIN B07BMHJ1GL on Amazon.com® released this past June 2018. It is already a hit best seller for the entire family.
It is not available for PS3® but is for PS4®, XBOX ONE® and Nintendo SWITCH™ and it’s a disc. This is the best video game for XBOX ONE®!
Kids or with the family will need to work together for the Parr family to build the LEGO® construction. The free-play experience can be for the action missions to defeat the Super scoundrels. Two people can play on a split screen or one but not more people.
Familiar with the Edna “E” mode? Then you can modify the appearance and skills for the characters.
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Gamers can assemble incredible LEGO® builds either on their own or team up with family and friends in two player co-op mode for twice the fun.
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Official LEGO® Disney®•PIXAR The Incredibles Launch Trailer.
5. Osmo Genius Kit
The Osmo Genius Kit is a best-selling video game for kids ages 5- to 12-years old and possibly younger kids who are curious. The model number from the manufacturer is Osmo Genius Kit (2017) and the Amazon number is B071FN6KXK. It is affordable and so much fun for kids to learn with.
It has 5 award-winning games to use with your iPad (not included) that will help kids to learn about the world they live in. Math and words will now be fun to help your kids learn even before they start school.
They will learn visual thought processes using Tangram, problem solving with Newton, and creative drawing skills using Masterpiece. Newton and Masterpiece are used with your normal art supplies. Osmo is a magical award-winning game system; it encourages creativity and problem solving skills through hands-on play.
The kit does come with the Osmo iPad base of the stand and reflector, UPPERCASE, and lowercase word tiles on back of each other, with stackable storage containers.
Each Words game contains 2 sets (26 Red/26 Blue) of English alphabet letter tiles for a total of 52 tiles. These are enough tiles for any word. For example if you create a word that has 3 “Es” in it like excellent – if you play the “E” tile, all 3 will be solved.
The iPad can be purchased on Amazon.com® if you don’t have one to play the game. Compatible iPads are iPad 2, iPad (3rd Generation), iPad (4th Generation), iPad (5th Generation), iPad Mini, iPad Mini 2, iPad Mini 3, iPad Mini 4, iPad Air, iPad Air 2, the 9.7-inch and 10.5-inch iPad Pro. Use it with the iPad out of its case.
You do not need to buy the starter kit to use this game. It uses the camera while playing and you will need to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the apps before playing.
Meet Osmo video.
OSMO Genius Kit unboxing, review and demo (Interactive Educational Game System for the iPad).
Being a real jerk weirdo in video games can make you feel guilty and that might may make you more likely to be nicer to other actual humans. The best video games can improve motor skills, video games and virtual reality experiences can be as helpful as pain relievers in children and adults. Video games actually improve eyesight and will not make you go blind! They really help you make faster decisions. Depressed? Video games will yank you right out of depression!
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