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National Video Games Day

Posted by on Jul. 8, 2013 at 4:39 PM
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Video Games Day - always on July 8th

National Video Games Day - always on September 12th

Video Games Day celebrates popular video games that stormed onto the market, and changed the way your kids play games. From Atari to Nintendo to Xbox, video games provide all too many hours of playing time on your television set.

In grandma and grandpa's day, they had stick horses for toys and playtime. Todays kids (big kids and little kids) have an enormous array of video games to play. Before you get tired of one game, another one hits the market.  

Our extensive research into this special day discovered two separately distinct dates. Also, both dates for this special day refer to it as Video Games Day and National Video Games Day. Based upon our research results, we give the edge to September 12th as National Video Games Day. Lucky gamer that you are, you get to celebrate two video games days.

Celebrate  National Video Games Day by playing video games. If you are off from school (or if you are a big kid off from work), make this a marathon day for video games. Better still, invite a few friends and hold a competition. Just make certain that you have enough controllers.

by on Jul. 8, 2013 at 4:39 PM
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Hottmomma607
by Trica on Jul. 8, 2013 at 4:46 PM
Just the right excuse for my kids to play video games! LOL
Princess.Sara
by Bronze Member on Jul. 8, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Oh my god, so glad I found this later in the day, DH does not need another excuse to play video games! Lol.

Stevensmomma
by Platinum Member on Jul. 8, 2013 at 8:41 PM

LOL DH loves them and ds has the leap pad system and loves it !

jconney80
by Platinum Member on Jul. 8, 2013 at 8:46 PM
cool! Time to get out the old Nintendo
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Princess.Sara
by Bronze Member on Jul. 8, 2013 at 9:05 PM

Just found these:

* In 2010 we spent $25.1 billion on video games and related paraphernalia.

* Video and computer games are played in 72 percent of all American households.

* The average age of game players is 37 years old and they have been playing for 12 years!

* Forty-two percent of all gamers are women.


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