Many of the video games that people see advertised on television and the Internet seem to be mostly for boys or men. They are about car chases, fighting, beating one another up and shooting among other violence. Games for girls is a website created especially for girls and young women in order to give them something that is more lighthearted and fun.
Just like the boys and men’s websites, the girl’s websites on the Internet and gaming systems are chock filled with games of dress up or the latest vampire movie game, kissing games and cooking a meal for one’s boyfriend. These games are not exclusively to girls; however, there are not many boys who would like to participate in these types of games. Many parents keep a watchful eye what their children are playing online and these girl sites are ‘parent approved. Many of the games are educational or simply ‘mind numbing’ and not going to harm anyone.
There are games on these sites that are interactive in which a girl will be asked to use their mouse for simple tasks such as picking out outfits for someone to go to a party, school, shopping or a dance. If an avatar is hungry, there are several cooking style games from making a summer salad, creating stuffed baked potatoes, a full dinner and anything else someone would want to make for themselves or their ‘boyfriend’. Everything is fairly easy and will help a young girl learn how to do something she could use in the real world.
If a girl would like to do something that requires a little more thought, such as a puzzle, there are also those types of games on these sites as well. There are games that are on the game show network and very popular with adults as well as the younger crowd. There are strategic games, word games, skill games and mathematical games. In addition, there are card games, arcade games and sports games. Some of the most popular games are the trivia games that ask questions about the most popular television shows and movies that are showing today.
A couple of the celebrity games that allow a girl to dress up or makeover their favorite star include the gang from Twilight saga, President and Mrs. Obama, Zac Efron, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Paris Hilton, Drake Bell, Selena Gomez, Katy Perry, Elizabeth Banks and Taylor Swift and many more. These games are meant to attract the girls with lovely yellows, soft greens, pinks and purples, even the adds, which there are very few of, are all kid friendly and done in a soft tone.
There are also kissing games for the little older crowd, such as teenagers or tweens, and are not that graphic or sexual. These avatars are mostly none descript people, although there are a couple that allow a girl to kiss one of their favorite celebrities. There is pool kiss, bike kiss; school kiss; kitchen kiss and bowling kiss as a few from the list.
With games for girls, helping young girls with their problem solving skills, hand-eye coordination and relaxation methods are what these games are all about and are hoping to do for young girls everywhere. These are entertaining games and will help girls better understand several things and the cooking games will help them in the kitchen long after they turn off the computer.