Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Video Games?

What Video Game Systems do your children have? How long do you let them play them?

 
hsmominky

Asked by hsmominky at 4:40 PM on Aug. 2, 2010 in Entertainment

Level 23 (16,376 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (10)
  • 2 hours a day inclusive, which includes all electronics=tv, video games, pc, movies
    They have ds(s), nintendo 64, playstation 2 & 3, nintendo wii
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 4:44 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • They have a game cube and each child is allowed an hour a day.
    Juggalette0327

    Answer by Juggalette0327 at 4:41 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • My daughter has a Wii and Nintendo 64 still. She doesn't play it all that often...maybe an hour a week.
    Cochise

    Answer by Cochise at 4:42 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • Nintendo 64, Gameboy color, Gameboy Advanced, Gameboy SP, Playstation 2, Playstation 3.....as long as he wants. He doesn't really over play, so, I don't care. If he became obsessed or did nothing else...I would impart a limit.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 4:43 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • She plays some cartoonish game on my husbands PS3 sometimes, but the only thing she has of her own is a handheld Leapster thing. I don't give her limits on it, she usually messes around on it for about half an hour laying in bed before falling asleep and for about an hour at rest time.
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 4:44 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • DS (6) has a DS and a wii. He only uses the DS in the grocery store or in the car ( he is sensitive to sounds and this helps) He also has a wii. he plays for about 30 on week nights and longer on weekends. In fact to much on the weekends. He is obsessed. I admit it, though I don't know if it is a childhood obsession or an autistic obesession. We have really had to crack down on the amount of games he plays it has been the start of many of our melt-downs recently.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 4:47 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • OH yeahhhh she has a DSI too forgot about that one.
    Cochise

    Answer by Cochise at 4:47 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • The kids have a hand held V-Smile and a Game Boy SP. They can play an hour a day each.

    We have a Wii and an XBOX 360, but the kids aren't really allowed to play them. The Wii is our room for the netflix thing.. haha
    sweetheart1985

    Answer by sweetheart1985 at 11:04 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • we just have a Wii and a game cube...and i think an N64 LOL..

    my boyfriend has a PS3...xbox360 a Wii lol...they will be spoiled but i am more into the PC games lol.
    MommyOf2kids67

    Answer by MommyOf2kids67 at 1:03 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • My husband and I have a Xbox 360, Wii, GameCube, Xbox, SNES. My daughter has a V-Smile, both console and handheld.
    kameka

    Answer by kameka at 3:56 PM on Aug. 3, 2010