About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Doctor Who and the Dalek Teaches Players to Program

Doctor Who and the Dalek

The BBC have just announce a new Doctor and the Dalek game that aims to teach players basic programming skills. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Everything Parents Need to Know about Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

Here’s a run down of what parents should know about Borderlands The Pre-Sequel. From what makes it an enjoyable game to what to watch out for. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Pokemon Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire Demo, Dad Tested

Pokemon Demo

A new demo arrives in the 3DS eShop for Pokemon Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire soon so we got a father (and newcomer to the series) to try it out: Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

110% Gaming Is New Gaming Mag Just for Kids

110% Gaming

A new magazine is launching in the UK with a difference: it’s for children and it focuses solely on video-games. Here’s a look at the first issue. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

The Evil Within, a Guide for Grownups

The Evil Within

If you are a fan of horror movies, this guide to The Evil Within could be up your street. If you aren’t a fan and want to know what’s in the game that you should know about, this 2 minute guide should also be of use: Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Best Fiends From Former Rovio Execs Available Now

Best Fiends

Here’s a look at what Best Fiends new game has to offer. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Wave 1 Trap Team Toys Unboxed (And Played With)

Trap Team Wave 1

With the game out in the US today, we got the kids to unbox the Wave 1 Trap Team toys — and give them a thorough playing-with. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Everything Parents Should Know About Skylanders Trap Team in 2 Minutes

Trap Team 2 Minute Guide

Here’s a video run down with all the key details about Skylanders Trap Team: Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

10 Things Parents Should Know About The Sims 4

The Sims 4

Everything parents should know about The Sims 4 in 2 minutes. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Trap Team Villains and Levels Revealed By Kids at EGX Show

Skylanders Trap Team

Over in London last weekend, 100’s of kids were playing Skylanders Trap Team. By cleverly all using the same save Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Hands-on With Chapter 7 of Skylanders Trap Team

Skylanders Trap Team

Here’s a new level from Skylanders Trap Team, out on 5th October in the US. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

First 30 Minutes With Angry Birds Transformers

Angry Bird Transformers

Here’s a quick look at Angry Birds Transformers. Due out on iOS on 15th October and Google Play on 30th October. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Angry Birds Transformers Game-Play Revealed

Angry Birds Transformers

Hot off the press from Rovio, here’s an analysis of the game-play from Angry Birds Transformers: Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

10 Things Parents Should Know about Forza Horizon 2

Forza Horizon 2

10 things parents should know about Forza Horizon 2. From why it’s so popular, who developed to what to watch Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Disney Infinity 2.0 Family Review

Disney Infinity 2.0

Having put the game and toys through its paces with the family over the last few days here’s my video verdict of Disney Infinity 2.0. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.

Every Magic Skylander for Trap Team

Magic Skylanders For Trap Team

With Disney Infinity 2.0 knocking on the door, Skylanders Trap Team has posted a bunch of information. In this video we look at each and every Magic element Skylander for the new game. Continue reading

About Andy Robertson

Andy Robertson has three children (6, 8 and 10) and enjoys racing R/C cars, playing board games and video games with his family. He has been writing about technology and the family for six years. Recently he has covered the Skylanders games in depth. He speaks and writes as a Family Video-game Expert for the BBC and runs the Family Gamer TV show.