Kids are always active and they constantly need something new to try out. If you can’t keep your kid busy, then you might end up dealing with a not so interesting scene. Xbox one offers a wide variety of games ideal for everyone including kids. The only thing you got to do is select that which is suitable for them.
Finding a family friendly game, which is not so violent or scary to the extent of damaging a child’s psychology, can be so hard. With Xbox you are offered fantastic games that every kid will like. There are Disney games, Kinectimals, Max games and much more. You can also get all genres; whether your kid is into sports, action or adventure, shooter, board games, simulation, arcade, fighting, racing, music and dance or strategy games. With these varieties you may find it a challenge to know which one is best, and with a good content rating. Here are the top and best Xbox one games to purchase for your kids.
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes – Xbox One
The LEGO Marvel Super heroes Xbox one game has been published by Warner Bros Home Video. It is an action game supporting both single and multiple players.
This Xbox one game gives the original story line in which Nick Fury calls upon Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, Spider-Man, Wolverine and other heroes spanning the Marvel Universe to save Earth from such threats as the vengeance of Loki and the hunger of Galactus, devourer of the Worlds.
LEGO and Marvel fans will enjoy classic LEGO video game adventure and humor, while playing as their favorite Marvel characters. Smash, swing and fly in the first LEGO video game featuring more than 100 of your favorite super heroes and super villains from the Marvel Universe, including Iron Man, Wolverine, Hulk, Spider-Man, Captain America, Black Widow, Loki and Deadpool. Help save Earth as your favorite Marvel character with your super-cool strengths and abilities. Perform new and powerful moves as “BIG-fig” characters like Hulk and Abomination. Leave a path of destruction as you smash through LEGO walls and throw cars using hyper strength. Discover LEGO New York like never before, and travel to iconic locations from the Marvel Universe such as the X Mansion, Asteroid M and Asgard. Create unique super heroes with customizable characters.
Q: Can a 4 year old play this game possibly?
A: That would depend on the kid’s experience in playing games. It is not for a beginner as it is rated E-10 but if he/she has experience playing games, he/she might be able to play. If you are not sure of the kid’s game playing capabilities, don’t purchase it.
Q: Can a kid be able to run just around freely in the game? Does anyone know if that’s possible?
A: After you finish a level you are free to run around the city. That is the majority of what you do in this game.
Overcooked – Xbox One
Overcooked is a great type of co-op cooking game involving a single player up to four players. The player, who is the chef, has to conquer the kitchen to prepare, cook and serve up a variety of tasty orders before the baying customers storm out raging.
As you play through Overcooked, you’ll unlock new levels, new chef characters, and a competitive challenge where teams of 2 are allowed to engage in head-to-head. Sharpen your knives and dust off your chef’s whites, there isn’t mushroom for error and the steaks are high in these crazy kitchens! The Onion Kingdom is in danger and the only way of saving it is through the finest dish. In Overcooked players must journey through a variety of cruel and unusual kitchens on their quest to become master chefs capable of conquering an ancient edible evil which plagues the land. There are varieties of dishes to cook and working together as a team will save the Onion Kingdom. It is fun as you cut the food, cook and deliver them to customers while avoiding distractions meant to mess you up. The more players the game has, the more interesting it becomes.
The game includes exclusive DLC, The Last Morsel which has 6 new levels, desert island world and 6 chefs.
Minecraft – Xbox One
Minecraft as published by Microsoft has now been made available on Xbox one. The experience of playing it depends on your imagination. It can be played by a single player or up to 4 players split screen. For online, it can support up to 8 players.
With Minecraft, you can create and explore your very own world through imagination and creativity. There areunlimited resources for the different levels and modes such as the creative mode, survival or crafting weapons and armor to attack the enemies. You can build everything you have ever imagined ranging from homes, castles and more sophisticated buildings. While being the engineer, remember to find shelter for yourself before night comes lest a monster attacks you.
Unlike some Xbox one games, Minecraft can be played online and offline. You can download the latest game update to challenge your friends in battle. Online multiplayer requires Xbox Live Gold subscription that is sold separately.
Q: Can I still play with someone won Xbox live when they are using Xbox 360?
A: Yes, Microsoft made them compatible.
LEGO Jurassic World – Xbox One Standard Edition
The LEGO Jurassic World One Game is published by Warner Bros Home Video. It is a video game where all players are able to experience all the four Jurassic films. It follows the storylines of Jurassic Park, The Lost World: Jurassic Park and Jurassic Park III as well as the Jurassic World.
LEGO Jurassic world is an adventure game that recreates unforgettable scenes and action sequences from the films, allowing fans to play through key moments and giving them the opportunity to fully explore the expansive grounds of Isla Nublar and Isla Sorna. As a player, you can choose from 20 dinosaurs, like the friendly Triceratops, deadly Raptor, vicious Compy and the mighty T. Rex. Moreover, you can still create and customize your own dinosaur collection by collecting LEGO amber and experimenting with DNA. Afterwards, you can put them in paddocks as you complete special Free Play missions.
Playing with family and friends is available on console only.
Q: What does standard edition mean?
A: It means that the game is not a special edition with any kind of extra or bonus content.
Q: Is this a multiplayer game?
A: Single or multi-player allowed.
Rayman Legends Xbox One Standard Edition
Rayman Legends is an adventure game, played by up to 4 players. A player can leave or join the game without causing any interruption as it continues. You can also join the Xbox community to take the online challenges, see your rankings on the leaderboards and connect with friends.
Join Rayman and friends in Rayman Legends as they run to save themselves and explore the mystery behind the legendary painting. The Glade of Dreams have encountered frequent nightmares and more terrifying monsters that are multiplying day after day. Rayman, Murfy and Globox have a task of fighting these nightmares and save Teensies, but you have to help them by pass the dragons, sea monsters, evil luchadores and giant toads. Rayman and friends come across mysterious paintings as they wander through the forest. Their adventure begins when they find themselves consumed into the painting and entering into another world. The gang must run, jump and fight their way through each world to save the day and discover the secrets of every legendary painting.
Jump to the beat of a drum, punch to the bass line and zip-line during a guitar sustain. Timing and rhythm are all you need to beat these maps set to music and be a Platforming Hero.
Xbox exclusives include deck-out Rayman and Globox in Far Cry 3 Vaas costumes.
Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 + Arcade Game Series – Xbox One
The Pac-Man game Championship is an arcade game with 1080p resolution, 3D graphics and funky visuals. This edition has been evolved from the previous Championship Edition and Championship Edition DX.
The latest version Pac-Man takes chomping and chasing through mazes to a whole new level. To advance to the next stage, you have to move Pac-Man to eat all the dots while avoiding the ghosts. Eat a power pellet to achieve a bonus score and turn the tables on the ghosts. Control the fighter and destroy the waves of incoming aliens in this shooter. Pop enemies with your harpoon, squish them with a rock or lure them into a tunnel and attack. A new level is opened when all the enemies are destroyed. Pac-Man gives you the fun of the game by winning trophies and achievements.
With Pac-Man edition 2, you can still switch between the older and newest version.
Snoopy’s Grand Adventure – Xbox One
Snoopy’s grand adventure, based on Peanuts Movie, is a great game for kids, and adults too. It can be a single or multi-player, but it is fun when there are two players, one to play as Snoopy while the other as Woodstock.
In Snoopy’s Grand Adventure, Snoopy has to pair up with Woodstock so as to help find Charlie Brown and his friends. The player therefore has to go through several levels, collecting jelly beans for bonuses and abilities, using various costumes and find members of the Beagle Scouts. Each level ends at Snoopy’s doghouse. There are iconic Peanuts comic strips between levels. The levels challenge the player’s sense of direction, timing, coordination and puzzle solving.
Kung Fu Panda: Showdown of Legendary Legends – Xbox One
The kung Fu Panda video game is based on the Kung Fu Panda franchise. It can be played by a single player or up to four players, supporting both local and online game modes. The game features a roster of Kung Fu Panda characters battling each other in various locations from the franchise. It contains 20 characters with unique fighting styles, special attacks and defenses.
Fight alongside Kung Fu heroes, warriors and legends; Po, Tigress, Monkey, Tai Lung, Master Shifu and the rest of the Kung Fu characters. You can compete in a tournament where all the legends seek honor and glory. Help Po face his threats; the supernatural and the local enemies.
Zoo Tycoon Xbox One
The Zoo Tycoon video game is a zoo simulation that will be fantastic to Tycoon fans and all players. It can take up to 4 friends playing online. The player has the responsibility of creating, adopting, taking care and managing the zoo full of beautiful species of animals.
You can interact with the animals and ensure that they are happy so that the guests can be impressed and thus attract more income from them as they constantly visit the zoo. The game gives you an option of participating in multiplayer challenges and community events. You can trade your favorite animals with friends, share wonderful zoo moments and much more entertainment. You have to play hard to be that successful tycoon
Q: Does it require the internet?
A: No, unless you want to play it online or get more updates.
Q: Does it need kinect?
A: Not necessary but kinect enhances the game play.
Q: Is it downloaded or purchased with a disc?
LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Here is yet another great video game by Warner Home Video. If you loved the movie, you probably should purchase this, not just for yourself but for kids too. The game is based on the blockbuster Star wars film.
In LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the player experiences the epic action of the original movie. It contains new story levels and variety of characters, vehicles and locations. Play as all of the heroic characters from the movie, including Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO, and BB-8, as well as Kylo Ren, General Hux and Captain Phasma, while exploring iconic Star Wars locales, such as Jakku and Starkiller Base, and utilizing a multitude of vehicles along the way.
The game features exclusive playable content bridging the story gap between Return of Jedi and The Force Awakens. It introduces Multi-Builds and Blaster Battles to the LEGO video game universe. With Multi-Builds, use available LEGO bricks to open up new paths, then break them apart and re-build them again to open up another! And another! During Blaster Battles, use your surroundings as cover to stand against the First Order.