Virtual Visitation Handbook
Online Gaming

Many families are gaming online as a means to interact, text, instant message, voice or video chat for real-time communication. PlayStation 3 (PS3), Nintendo Wii, and Xbox LIVE offer the capability for multiple players to talk live through a system compatible headset while playing games online. Xbox LIVE also provides the opportunity to have live video chats with Xbox LIVE and Windows Live Messenger family and friends through Video Kinect.

The internet also provides many online computer games such as multiplayer card games, word puzzles, sports games and action games. Many of these games and activities can also be downloaded to a smartphone.

Online Gaming Accessories

Different gaming systems offer different levels of interaction. The proper gaming accessories can add convenience and simplicity to the way you play games and connect with family.

Online Gaming Parental Controls