Ward End Primary School

Ward End Primary School

Guidance on Games

 

Roblox

Roblox is a very popular online multi player game similar in appearance to Minecraft. Roblox was launched in 2006 and now has 30 Million active users. Roblox is primarily an online platform that hosts user/player made games. Players can choose which games they want to play. Games can be anything from navigating obstacle courses, finding your way through a spooky maze, role playing games and much more. Some games are quite scary and are too violent for younger players. Shoot and Kill games and games with spooky characters like Slender Man and Zombies.

Due to reports of adult content in Roblox we cannot recommend this game even with the parental controls set up as being safe for children. Some of the adult content is not being blocked by the filters or parental controls.

Fortnight

This game has an age restriction of 12 therefore no children of primary school age should be playing it.