Being a gamer since about 1870 gives me special skills.
Like the ability to…
- Press a mouse button 15 times per second.
- Spot airconditioning ducts when I’m out ‘n’ about.
- And maybe – recommend appropriate games for kids.
Last year I was asked by My Child magazine (a respected Australian quarterly publication) to write an in-depth piece on games and children under five…
Two thousand three hundred words later, with interviews from psychologists, gaming experts, optometrists and other gurus, plus a selection of parents… it’s hit the shelves.
If you – or a friend – have children under 5, and you’re not sure when to start them gaming – this article is for you. If you’re not sure which iOS games are good for a 3 year old… or which PC games are good for a 5 year old, I’ve got lots of recommendations. And if you’re not sure which system is suitable for your family, there’s plenty of buying tips.
My Child is available at most Australian newsagents. It’ll be on the shelves until August 31.