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Gaming With The Family – Its Really Fun

Hi guys, this article is going to be about how gaming with family members can be really beneficial and a ton of fun. I will be bringing up a few topics that I want to share about like how easy it is in this modern era, and things like how it’s great for bonding with your kids. Gaming with the family is one of the best ways to engage with children that you are not close enough to, playing games together will bring you closer than you ever would have dreamed of. So sit back at lets delve deeper into family gaming.Gaming Image

How Fun Can It Be

Family Gaming is without a shadow of doubt some of the best fun ive ever had with family members.

Whether it’s a weeknight or a weekend, gaming with the family is one of the first things on many peoples minds including mine, it can be the simple board game or even simpler playing snap with a deck of cards. But have you ever played video games together as a family? “WAIT A MINUTE PLAYING VIDEO GAMES” yes you read this article right, playing video games on family nights is becoming more and more popular. The main reason why you may not be is that your first thought is mainly down to not knowing how. Also, If you are a man or woman whose age is creeping up more than you like you may not of think playing video games because you feel silly and stupid possibly even embarrassed, well get those thoughts out you head. Playing video games is really enjoyable there are loads of games out there which don’t require you to bend or do much for that matter, but in return hours of fun can be gained, and just think of it this way the younger family members already know about video games and will think you cool for even attempting this madness I am writing about. TRY IT YOU MIGHT LIKE IT !!!!

It’s Great For Bonding With Your Children

Great Family bonding can be activities like

  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Sports
  • Going The Cinema

They are all really fun and will be great activities do with your kids, but picture this it’s cold it’s wet and it’s very windy, and you don’t fancy doing these things any longer or it’s simple not worth the hassle. But your kids are itching to do something fun. Well gaming is the perfect solution for the younger ones in your life. Just Think you wake up on a day that I just described, you’re having major difficulties talking to you child they don’t want to speak to you and your confused on how to fix it. Gaming can be a great way to re build a bad relationship or a tricky situation, without having to talk for long durations or even have them awkward moments of silence like the long car journey to the camping site you had planned. You can have fun together and re kindle that relationship you so desperately crave. So ask you younger child to play a video game today and watch your relationship blossom. Maybe even make it a re occurring thing and have fun every week with your kids believe me it’s worth it and for not much effort it’s such a simple fix.

How Easy It Is To Play In This Modern Era

Gaming in today’s modern era is incredibly easy. There are a huge quantity of games out there. Most of them have real fun factors to. Example as such is Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy a game that many years ago was released on the old gaming platforms but they have now remasted the game and put the series together. Graphics are now super good along with a game that was originally very fun is back and you could play this with your family members they will love it. Also, the Lego Movie games are so addictive as they as just so simple to play they are interesting and it’s super fun destroying things and obviously there is a influenced movie factor behind the games mostly avenger themes. And the last thought is helloo it’s all Lego who doesn’t like Lego.

Also, family gaming is supported by all the major Gaming platforms and many of them have their own exclusives games to.

The Best Platform For Family Gaming                 Ps4 Image

So after reading this far you are now wondering what is the best gaming platforms for gaming with the family.

Well In my opinion and probably many others it’s Nintendo, don’t get me wrong PlayStation, Xbox or even PC for that matter have really solid family gaming markets but there just not in the same ball park as Nintendo. Reasons because you ask well Nintendo have wireless controllers that you can swipe, strike and swing which will the intern to an act of movement to the game you are playing. The awesome games in question that Nintendo have are the classic..

  • Bowling
  • Baseball
  • Boxing
  • Tennis

These games got there classic status from the older Nintendo Wii console it wasn’t sold as much as the main consoles I listed earlier but it was the best family gaming platform at the time. All the games were super simple and easy, you could play them for hours with the kids and other family and it would be a huge hit if you planned this gaming night in. Today Nintendo have hit the nail on the head, with there new and widely anticipated console.. The Nintendo Switch. Family gaming has just gone up another level with this console, you can play this console in the house with all the great games like 1-2-Switch etc. But also you can now take the Nintendo Switch where ever you go, maybe traveling or maybe to that dismal camping site I mentioned earlier. How you ask well the Nintendo Switch has a detachable screen that you can take were ever it may be super cool right.” YES I WOULD AGREE”.

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Gaming With The Family Explained !!!

Hopefully I have give you some real room for thought when it comes to gaming with the family. My Goal was to explain how fun, easy and how it can lead to having quality bonding time with children. Gaming for me is a passion and I love it, I like playing alone, I like playing often with friends, but it’s something really satisfying and something the makes me happy doing and that is playing with my family.



4 thoughts on “Gaming With The Family – Its Really Fun

  1. Nintendo has an awesome collection of games! Besides the classics that you listed, I also enjoy Splatoon 2 and Super Mario Odyssey.

    I have tried other platforms, too. But, as you said, Nintendo has a superior wireless console that makes the games come to life.

    I enjoyed your article…and, I look forward to more!


    1. Hi Jim How are you?

      I completely agree with you and I also have played the games you listed. I do really think that Nintendo Knock it out the park with there games, I mean the vast majority are perfect for nights in with family and are super fun.

      Thank you for reading, All the best


  2. Hey Andy, great article I think me being personally a gamer and having two other brothers who also heavily enjoy this hobby.
    Means that we can bond, laugh and experience this type of fun which can’t be had going fishing, because it’s so different.
    I like the way you mention Nintendo being like a pioneer of this family fun. I remember playing super mario party on the nintendo 64, it was a great friends and family board type of game.
    Keep up the good work mate!

    1. Hi Jeremy How are you?

      It sounds like we have a lot in common as I use to love playing Nintendo’s Super Mario Party it is a classic and really fun. I am passionate about bringing families together via gaming it’s especially good for the coming winter months, thanks for the comment.

      All the best.


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