Renting Video Games

This is not well known however, it is possible to rent video games for your console. This is not as common as what it was before when console games where first released. One of the main benefits of renting video games is that it gives you the opportunity to try a range of games for a fraction of the cost of buying them. If you are a person who likes to play lots of different games, this will be the best option for you. However, if you are not this type of person, purchasing the games will be better. Renting games does not allow you to complete the full games....

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Should I Buy a Nintendo Switch for My Pre-Teen for Christmas

With Christmas approaching your child may have asked for a Nintendo Switch.  The Switch is a brilliant system enabling for play as a family when attached to a television or as a handheld device.  Games can be purchased online and stored within the Switches memory or by purchasing cartridges.  The Switch has a responsible battery life enabling it to be used whilst travelling in the car, train or plane. There are many genres of games available Mario being a firm favourite.  Mario Party The top 100  is a family friendly game along with 1-2-switch which is a game using the controllers  rather than the screen in a two way battle...

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To Rent or Purchase DVDs

There is always a debate on whether it is best to rent or purchase DVDs. I am going to share with you some of the positives and negatives of renting DVDs. Some positives of renting DVDs include; – It is cheaper than purchasing. If you only want to watch the film once, it works out much cheaper to rent a DVD than purchase it. – You will have a much wider selection to choose from. Some older DVDs which you can no longer purchase can still be available to rent. Some negatives of renting DVDs include: – You don’t fully own the DVD. You will only be able to watch...

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What Benefits Can Gaming Have for Our Children?

People always talk about the negative impact gaming has on our children so let’s talk about some of the positives. How could our children benefit from playing online games? It can inspire their future careers. A lot of gamers have gone on to pursue a career in game design, arts, history and even science since playing games whilst growing up. In some ways, it opens up their eyes to what they could achieve. Gaming can also allow them to make friends. They may struggle with making friends in person and gaming is their escape. It may help with their social skills and encourage them to make more friends outside of...

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Gaming Review

The Nintendo Switch may be a relatively new console but it already seems like the console has been around for longer. There is a wide range of incredible games and also can be used on the go. This game is one among the “must-own” titles for the Switch, it is the “ultimate” version of Super Smash Bros. Smash Ultimate features every single fighter from each game within the series. The combat has been refined from Smash 4, and there’s a good amount of single-player options through the planet of sunshine, Spirit Mode, Classic Mode and other areas too. While the online functionality isn’t as good compared with modern consoles, it’s...

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