The parents’ guide to games shopping

We all know the mall sucks, so we’ve put the convenience into shopping for those kiddie Christmas gifts!

Here’s a mini gift guide to all the latest games and gaming consoles your kids and teens have wished for all year round.

For Wii

Super Mario Galaxy 2  
Super Mario Galaxy took the world of video games by storm. Now this first true Mario sequel in years re-energizes the franchise with new levels and new power-ups. Plus this time Mario gets to team up with his dinosaur buddy Yoshi, who adds new possibilities to the gravity-defying game play.

Wii Party

Most video games require players to focus their attention on a screen. Now Nintendo brings the action into the living room with Wii Party, a game that changes the way people interact with other players. Featuring 13 different party game modes and 70+ mini-games, Wii Party can be enjoyed by everyone in the family, regardless of age!                                    

Limited Edition: Red Nintendo Wii

While the Wii has been around for a while, Nintendo has recently released the limited edition red Nintendo Wii. If you have a gamer in your life who doesn’t have a Nintendo Wii or needs to replace their old console, this is a great and fairly cheap option.

For PlayStation 3

Monopoly Streets

To celebrate its 75th anniversary, the world of Monopoly comes to life through a living, breathing city that you can build, own, and monopolize. Monopoly Streets has everything you love about the board game, presented as a street level tour of Mr. Monopoly’s fully animated world.                        

Playstation 3 + Toy Story 3 Bundle

If you’ve been holding out on buying your kids the Playstation 3, there’s a great bundle offer now available. With unparallel graphic realism, silky smooth game-play and free full online service, the Playstation 3 is a great festive buy!

For PC

Toy Story 3
The creative minds behind Disney’s groundbreaking animated blockbusters invite you back inside the toy box for a heartwarming and hilarious game experience you'll never forget. Toy Story 3 has a lot of content and provides a good time for players eager to spend a few more hours with Woody and Buzz.

The Sims 3 Ambitions
For the first time ever, you control your Sims’ actions and interactions while they’re on the job. Enjoy all-new skills and activities! Master the arts of inventing, sculpting, and tattooing, and use your skills to earn Simoleons.

HP Probook

Feeling generously festive? Upgrade your kids from a PC to a laptop this festive season. Now at only R4999, this HP Probook is stylishly affordable and can be used by the entire family.

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