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.

Kids React to Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Toys

Disney Infinity Marvel Toys

The full set of Marvel toys for Disney Infinity 2.0 is reviewed in these three videos. A nice taster of 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 Gets Falcon and Yondu

Falcon_and_Yondu

Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Superheroes is almost out, but yesterday we had news of two more characters: Falcon and Yondu. 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.

New Minecraft Blockopedia Announced

Minecraft Blockopedia

A new book that details each and every block in Minecraft. 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 Destiny

Destiny

Everything parents need to know about Destiny in one place. From what makes the game so popular and enjoyable to play to what the different ratings authorities have said about it. 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.

Dr Who Legacy Game Adds Series 8 Levels Each Week

Dr Who Legacy

Doctor Who is back on TV with Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor. A free to play mobile game Doctor Who Legacy is releasing new levels every week tying into each week’s episode. 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.

Minecraft Comes to Xbox One and PS4

Minecraft Vita Remote Play

While there’s not a huge amount to choose between them, they both feature an upgraded split-screen multiplayer mode that is great for families: 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.

Sims 4 Expert’s Top 10 Facts

Sims 4 Facts

Here is the first of two videos looking at the top 10 facts for upcoming Sims 4 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.

New 3DS Announced, Named “New Nintendo 3DS”

New Nintendo 3DS

Here’s a close look at the New Nintendo 3DS just announced. 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.

Big Hero 6 Trailer for Disney Infinity

Big Hero 6 Character Desgin

Here’s a look at the new trailer for Baymax and Hiro characters in Disney Infinity along with some game-play screen shots. 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.

Full Trap Team Character List Revealed

Full Skylanders Trap Team List

Activision has just unveiled the (almost) complete list of characters for Skylanders Trap Team. Here’s a video looking at them all and a list below. 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.

Let’s Play Rainfish Riviera, Brand New Skylanders Trap Team Level

Skylanders Trap Team Upgrades

Here’s my hands on session with Skylanders Trap Team from Gamescom where I got to play the new Rainfish Riviera level. They even let me bring along some of my own Skylanders to try 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.

Hands On With Skylanders Minis

Skylanders Minis

At Gamescom today I had the chance to play through the first 20 minutes of Skylanders Trap Team with the new Skylanders Minis. These are the most endearing Skylanders yet, wallets beware. 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.

Donald Duck Announced for Disney Infinity 2.0 Originals

Disney Infinity Donald Duck

Following up the recent announcement of Aladdin characters for Disney Infinity, the number of Disney Originals has further been bolstered today by Donald Duck. So far though these are all Toy Box characters, fingers crossed for a playset still. 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.

Full Skylanders Trap Team Console Game Comes to Tablets

Skylanders Trap Team Mobile

With Gamescom almost upon us Activision announced a new version of Skylanders Trap Team for tablet devices. Unlike previous years though this is the full console experience and comes with a Bluetooth controller and Portal. 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.