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10/06/2021 15:18:23

Author: Andy Robertson

With 1390 games on the database the search tool is a useful way of finding games that suit your family. It's designed for you to select the Age Rating, System, In-Game Purchases, Number of Players and Duration to match the needs and technology of your family.

On this page, we have pulled together some of the more common searches that parents and guardians perform on the site. Along with selecting items from the search fields you can also add text to the Search box to refine the results for a particular phrase or concept.

System Searches - Switch, Xbox, PlayStation, PC

These searches are designed to uncover the best games for you to play on different video games systems:

List Searches - Video Game Themes

You can filter the lists on the site by system for a themed collection of games you can play on the technology you own:

Costs Searches - Best Value Video Games

You can use the search tool to find games that are low cost or free, as well as exclude games with in-game purchases or loot boxes"

Age Rating Searches - PEGI and ESRB

You can use the Age Rating search field to limit games for a particular age group, by PEGI or ESRB rating:

Genre Searches

You can use the Genre search field to limit games to a particular genre:

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The information on this database is designed to support and complement the in-depth discussion and advice about video game "addiction", violence, spending and online safety in the Taming Gaming book. If you have any concerns or questions in these areas, email our editor who is quick to respond or can arrange for a one-to-one conversation.

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