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Video Game Buying Guide

Video Games Buying Guidelines

Buying video games for family members can seem daunting: adults often don't play games with kids, and don't know what to expect or what is appropriate. More than just providing entertainment, there are many fantastic game options that encourage physical activity, help kids learn, and facilitate family togetherness. Here are some simple guidelines from Barbara Chamberlin, PhD, Extension Instructional Design and Educational Media Specialist at NMSU.

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Buying Guide/Our Favorites

If you are looking to purchase games for a specific console, here is a list of recommendations based on some of our favorite games.

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