Digital Thrills for a Singapore Summer

There is hardly a child today who does not inhabit a digital world of some kind or the other …

 

Caveat : “One can no more say what the effects of video games are, than one can say what the effects of food are. There are millions of individual games, hundreds of distinct genres and sub-genres, and they can be played on computers, consoles, hand-held devices and cell phones. Simply put, if one wants to know what the effects of video games are, the devil is in the details.

-Daphne Bavelier & C. Shawn Green, in Nature Reviews Neuroscience.

 

 

One cannot fathom the effects these games have on young kids, but if game they must, and you need to supervise  (and they choose, depending on their age), here are some suggestions.

 

TIMEZONE

Interactive entertainment for the whole family and prizes in exchange for points accumulated from playing family and non-family themed games.

 

Xcape Singapore                                                                                                                                           

A Real Life Escape Game provider, offering themed rooms to players who enjoy the challenge of playing escape games in a physical environment.

 

E2Max

The largest e-gaming haven for the youth and young-at-heart with the latest computer and video games to DVD movies, with seamless arenas designed to provide a fun and exciting e-gaming environment. Located at level 9 of Cathay Cineleisure Orchard.

 

Sentosa 4D AdventureLand                                                                                                                                                          

SE Asia’s first 4-dimensional theatre; the entire movie draws you in so that you experience every shake and bump, every gust of wind, spray of water or play of light.

 

Pictures borrowed off the web.