Video Games FAQ
Questions and Answers:Finding Video Games gear can be an overwhelming chore. When it comes to Video Games there are a lot of options, and we are here to help and simplify and streamline your next equipment purchase, we at InfoFAQ have asked the experts some frequently asked questions about buying Video Game gear online.
Frequently Asked Questions About Video Games Online
Where can I find sports video games, like NFL Football?On the internet, there are many websites that sell video games, but some specialize in sports video games. One site like this is www.fogdog.com, a site that carries lots of sports video games.
What is the most important thing to be aware of when ordering video games over the internet?Certainly the game platform is the most important thing to know, since you must purchase a game that is compatible with your gaming system or computer. Usually games are listed for the game system they run on.
If I want video games that I can play on my home computer, what type of system do I need?In general, to play the newer games you need a newer computer. If your machine is older you can try looking for older used games that match the system requirements of your computer. All computer games will list the minimum system requirements, so be sure to compare this information with the system you are running.
Can I play multi player computer games over the internet with other people?Yes, in fact most games will tell you about websites where you can play against other players over the internet. Other websites like www.gamespy.com actually provide the network to play against other players and offer a membership that gives you access to their service. There is another online gaming tool called The All Seeing Eye made by UDP Soft located at http://www.udpsoft.com/eye2/ that is a bit less costly and getting popular fast.
Are there websites that review online games for my computer?
There are a lot of websites that review computer games. One really popular site that also lets you play against other people online is www.gamespy.com
Consumer Safety and Information
Video Game Ratings - www.ftc.gov
Reading the Ratings on the Games People Play.
Safety - www.attorneygeneral.gov
Video Game Safety Guides, Ratings, Questions, or Complaints.
CPSC - www.cpsc.gov
Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act.
Video and Computer Game Update - www.ofrb.gov.on.ca
Information about the classification of video and computer games and other films.
Violent Video Games - www.house.gov
The Video Game Health Labeling Act.
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