- See what people say about the game
Read online reviews by parents to get a better understanding of the games.
- Get help choosing the right game
Use sites like PEGI that offer age-specific game reviews to focus your search.
- Stay in control with parental controls
Familiarise yourself with the parental controls on your child’s console, mobile device or gaming app they play to ensure they can only access content that is age-appropriate.
- Use tech tools to set time limits
Increasingly children are spending more time gaming so using tech tools on devices they use to manage the time they spend and what they play can help them build good online habits.
Use our set up safe gaming parental controls how to guide to learn how to make use of the tools
- Play online games together
Typically, younger children will need a lot of guidance when it comes to choosing and playing games. Playing together can help build their confidence and keep you engaged in their digital world