March 7, 2011 Video games that require physical activity can be downright strenuous. Some, including Dance Dance Revolution, can be better exercise than walking on a treadmill, a new study finds.
For best behavior, don't let her play alone.
February 2, 2011 Girls who play video games with Mom and Dad tend to be more helpful and less aggressive. The same can't be said for Junior.
Children of today -- this ain't your brother's Nintendo cartridge. As a matter of fact, these things don't even play video games.
January 11, 2011 What happens when children of the current generation get to play with record players and computer parts from the past? Confusion. Hilarity. And a sense that the times are a changin'.
October 18, 2010 Most of us have had a "friend" who was stood up on a date--but only Stout Games founder Jeroen Stout has actually turned it into an emotional, gaming experience. It's called Dinner Date and it's coming out November 4th.
June 11, 2010 This is the perfect game for people who don't like games because they are bad at them. It has no rules, and only requires you to use your arrow keys to move your protagonist around on screen.
May 28, 2010 We play the greatest dolphin-themed sports game of all time.
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