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These African board games should be introduced into the classroom, here's why

2018-01-08 11:59

From strategic thinking to decision making, and even patience, these ancient African board games do more than just pass the time and can be a great teaching tool.

Fun and easy games to try with the kids this summer

2017-12-21 13:37

Boredom is bound to creep in at some point during the holidays, here are some fun ideas to keep the kids entertained.

The best apps for keeping you up to date with trends and celebs

2017-05-19 11:19

So how do you make sure you are top of the trends and up to date? It is as simple – there’s an app for that!

Here’s your first look at the Friday the 13th game!

2017-04-26 09:53

Friday the 13th: The Game will launch soon on Xbox One, PS4 and Steam as a digital download for $40 (R530).

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Want to play Doom in a Porsche 911? Here's how in 3 easy steps!

Ever wanted to play 1993 classic horror game, Doom, in your car? This video shows you how to mod a Porsche 911 to run the first-person shooter in three easy steps.

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STIKBOT™ stop animation toy now available in South Africa

2016-09-08 16:10

PARTNERED WITH PRIMA TOYS: StikBot is a brand new, highly innovative toy that allows amateur film-makers of all ages to create, animate and share original stop-motion videos via an app.

Tencent in talks to buy Hay Day, Clash of Clans company

2016-05-24 07:12

Tencent - which Naspers has a 34% stake in - is in talks to buy a majority stake in gamemaker Supercell Oy from SoftBank, the Wall Street Journal has reported.

Tetris by the numbers

2015-11-25 06:35

Video game Tetris may be over 30 years old, but it remains among the most popular gaming titles on earth.

The Big Box in Cape Town

2015-09-07 09:44

A café dedicated to playing board games.

How to make your kids glow in the dark

2015-06-12 12:57

Parents and children have to adapt when the power goes out.

 

Beware: 250 Android gaming apps track what you watch on TV

2018-01-03 09:44

At least 250 games from the Google Play Store are using Android smartphone microphones to track users’ TV habits.

A park like no other!

2017-10-24 14:17

A digital paradise for kids is coming to South Africa

Evolution of Mario Kart: By the numbers

2017-05-01 08:24

Ahead of the launch of the new Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch, take a nostalgic trip through the evolution of this amazing video game series.

Kids love Lego's new inventions, financials show

2017-03-10 08:46

After the patent for Lego blocks expired and imitation interlocking blocks started flooding South African shops, Lego is still 75 billion Lego blocks a year.

Pac-Man, Space Invaders coming to Facebook Messenger

2016-11-30 14:05

Seventeen classic games are coming to Facebook Messenger – including Pac-Man and Space Invaders.

Nintendo scores with Pokemon Go smartphone hit

2016-07-11 09:30

Nintendo, which hasn’t yet thrown itself fully into the world of mobile gaming, is giving people a good idea of what a smartphone hit looks like with the success of Pokemon Go.

Watch out Kim K! Taylor Swift is also launching her own mobile game!

2016-02-04 21:00

Taylor Swift is set to launch her own mobile game, with designers promising a "one-of-a-kind digital gaming experience".

Tencent uses entertainment to beat China slowdown

2015-11-09 09:19

Smartphone games for the one billion users of WeChat and free streaming of ‘Game of Thrones’ are expected to help drive a 28% surge in sales for Tencent Holdings.

Ancient toy has township kids on top of the world

2015-07-02 16:07

For centuries, spinning tops have given joy to children across the world - and Mfuleni, Cape Town, is no different. Some youngsters agreed to take us for a spin.

DIY learning games

2015-05-20 10:07

Make these simple and clever developmental games for your kids.

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