What is Steam?

Steam’s logo

Steam is the world’s biggest online retail distributor of PC gaming. Valve Corporation created this digital game distribution platform. In 2003, Steam was first announced at the Game Developers Conference. Steam was initially designed to update its online games, like the Counter-Strike. In the latter part of 2005, Steam started to host … Read more

What is Twitch?

Twitch booth at the 2018 PAX West

Twitch has exploded as the world’s most widely used video games streaming platform. This broadcast platform, founded in 2011, featured almost everything you want to watch in video games.  From music and cooking to question and answer games, Twitch had gained immense popularity that allowed Justin.tv, its startup division, to rebrand itself … Read more

What is a game streaming service?

Man plays video game

A game streaming service is a digital service where you can stream video games even if you do not actually own a powerful gaming console or a PC. All you need is a strong internet signal and a client to log into a PC that will handle and process the game footage … Read more

Learn all about Minecraft

Cover art for Minecraft

Minecraft is one of the most famous video games where players break and create various blocks in three-dimensional worlds.  Survival and Creative are considered as their two main modes. In playing Survival, a player finds his own food and building supplies. A player also interacts with moving creatures in blocks.  In Creative … Read more

What exactly is Club Penguin?

Club Penguin logo

Club Penguin became one of the world’s iconic multiplayer online games before it was, unfortunately, shut down in March 2017. Walt Disney Company owned the online game beginning in October 2005. The game began as a chatroom known as Penguin Chat by Rocketsnail Games. It was turned into a mobile application, Club … Read more

What exactly is Roblox?

Roblox’s Adopt Me! game

Roblox has steadily carved its name in the world of children’s games. Roblox game has earned over 100 million active players per month. While others said that it has not yet achieved the popularity level of Minecraft or Fortnite, Roblox has already attracted an increasing number of dedicated followers and users. Roblox, … Read more

What Are the Top Children’s Gaming Sites?

Father and son playing educational video game

One way to have a productive time with our children while keeping them away from harmful movies and TV shows is to play online educational games. These games are “edutaining” because they allow us to teach our kids in a way that they won’t notice.  Introducing online educational video games is beneficial … Read more