We had a great time at EGX this year. Running the AskAboutGames and PEGI stand sparked a lot of interesting conversation around how families play games together and how the PEGI ratings play a key part in this. Along with meeting readers (and soon-to-be readers) we also ran some sessions of an usual videogame called […]
Skylanders Trap Team is the fourth of the Skylanders games in this genre. Other similar titles include Disney Infinity, Angry Birds Telepods and the recent Furby Boom apps.
Angry Birds Transformers is the next game in the popular projectile puzzler played on phones and tablets. The series features a range of bird and pig characters.
Like last year, Ask About Games will be running a stand at the EGX event in London’s Earls Court. The event takes place from Thursday 25th to Sunday 28th. It’s the UK’s biggest games show and offers visitors the opportunity to play the latest console & PC games before they’re released. Why not pop along […]
The Pestridge family have been playing video games sporadically for a few years. Family Gamer TV first started working with them in August 2011 when their two children were five and eight years old. Back then they had a Wii console but rarely used it, but were keen to find games to play together and […]
askaboutgames has been working to build a group of independent families who are at different stages of playing games together, and of different age groups. These askaboutgames Family Advocates help us talk about the real world problems and joys of playing video games together. An advocate is “a person who publicly supports or recommends a […]