Shop Amazon Digital Day Dec 30th For Great Discounts on Games and More


Shop Amazon Digital Day Dec 30th For Great Discounts on Games and More

Promoted post: Boxmash occasionally runs sponsored content, independent of our editorial team. Amazon’s Digital Day takes place on December 30th, and for one day only, you’ll find over a thousand deals of up to 50% off your favorite mobile games, apps, TV shows, movies and music. Amazon is also offering Dollar Deals where you’ll find [...]

The best free PC games for kids


The best free PC games for kids

You can’t play Minecraft forever you know! If you?re looking for something new to play, there are loads of other PC games out there. Best of all, there are lots and lots of games that are free to play. We at BoxMash have picked a few of our favourites. Try a few… try them all! [...]

What is Playmation?


What is Playmation?

Playmation is coming! Playmation is the next step in the evolution of play, where digital gets physical. The system of toys and wearables uses smart technology to get you to run around and use your imaginations, as you become the hero of stories from across themes like Star Wars and The Avengers.  

Animal Crossing Amiibo Cards


Animal Crossing Amiibo Cards

Nintendo’s has announced a brand new Animal Crossing spin-off. Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer, due out this autumn on 3DS, will let you play as an interior decorator who must create friendly living quarters for an bunch of critters. The game will also feature Nintendo’s first Amiibo Cards. These work in exactly the same way [...]

Minions Paradise free mobile game


Minions Paradise free mobile game

The Minions upcoming arrival at the cinema has games on the way! The first title will be Minions Paradise – the game is confirmed to be free to download, which presumably means it will also be free-to-play. The movie is scheduled to hit cinemas in July. Here’s the movie trailer… Grab a Minecraft Minion skin here. [...]

Minecraft for real – a sandbox game made from sand


Minecraft for real – a sandbox game made from sand

You’ve heard the term sandbox game to describe Minecraft right? Well here’s a game that uses sand to create graphics that you can change with your hands. It’s crazy. To build your own augmented reality sandbox, all you need is: A computer with a good graphics card, a Microsoft Kinect 3D camera, a digital projector, [...]

Brilliant video of Space Shuttle takeoff


Brilliant video of Space Shuttle takeoff

Check out this amazing video – it follows the launch of a Space Shuttle into orbit, from the point of view of one of the solid rocket boosters. The sound is amazing – it’s the real thing rather than some fake sci-fi movie. Turn your speakers up!

Is Minecraft good for children?


Is Minecraft good for children?

In two short years Minecraft has grown from gaming obscurity to big business. Its simple task of mining and building may sound (and look) old-fashioned but this is to miss how ingenious and detailed it is, and how much fun it generates for millions of players. However, while players revel in the joys of crafting, [...]

Swap your old games with SwapMe!


Swap your old games with SwapMe!

Do you have any old games that you don’t play anymore? Well, you could turn these into new games with a little bit of help from an awesome app. SwapMe Games app offers free used game trading with the use of a free app that pairs you up with local gamers for easy game swaps. SwapMe [...]

Video-Games Can Be Healthy Too


Video-Games Can Be Healthy Too

Video-game have a reputation for encouraging our children towards a sedentary life-style. This is not by chance, many of them are played sitting staring at screens with little movement. However it doesn’t have to be like this. The families I work with in my Family Gamer TV shows often find that a variety of games [...]

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Win The Sims 3 – five copies to give away


Win The Sims 3  – five copies to give away

Here at BoxMash.com we love The Sims. Want to win a copy of The Sims 3? Quick: enter our free competition! HELLO! Welcome to BoxMash.com – we’re a new site about all the best kids games. To see how The Sims has evolved check The Sims 3: Into the Future trailer… We have five copies of The Sims [...]

Win FIFA 14: the best football game in the world


Win FIFA 14: the best football game in the world

Here at BoxMash.com we’re giant fans of FIFA 14 – it’s easily the best footie game. Want to win a copy of FIFA 14? Quick: enter our free competition! HELLO! Welcome to BoxMash.com – we’re a new site about all the best kids games. We cover FIFA 14 every week, celebrating the best goals and more… [...]

The BoxMash Christmas Wish List


The BoxMash Christmas Wish List

The team here at BoxMash made a list of all the coolest presents you might want to get for Christmas 2014. Here’s a bunch of great ideas… Nerf Cam ECS-12 Blaster It’s a Nerf gun… but with a camera! Capture up to 2000 photos or 100 minutes of footage. The blaster also comes with 12 [...]

Pixelmon, Minecraft Pokémon mod keeping up with Pokémon X and Y!


Pixelmon, Minecraft Pokémon mod keeping up with Pokémon X and Y!

We’ve covered Pixelmon – the brilliant Pokémon mod for Minecraft before here at BoxMash. But it keeps getting better. And we think every BoxMash reader should check it out! The Pixelmon team are a bunch of fans who’ve been making the mod just for fun – but it’s come along really well. Version 2.5 is getting patched [...]

New LEGO minifigure: their first female scientist!


New LEGO minifigure: their first female scientist!

It really shouldn’t have taken this long! LEGO has finally included a female scientist in Series 11. Those are Erlenmeyer flasks she’s holding, science fans. Look out for the minifig named “Scientist” – even though her nametag reads “Professor C. Bodin.” Her bio says she “won the coveted Nobrick Prize for her discovery of the [...]

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Skylanders Swap Force release date announced


Skylanders Swap Force release date announced

There’s a new Skylanders game coming to town: Skylanders Swap Force! It’s released on the 18th October, and will contain more characters than any Skylanders game before it. Skylanders Swap Force will be developed by a new studio: Vicarious Visions. In the game you’ll be able to make new characters by ‘swapping’ the tops and bottoms [...]

Lego Star Wars Advent Calendar for 2017 revealed


Lego Star Wars Advent Calendar for 2017 revealed

Here are the details of this year’s Lego Star Wars Advent Calendar. It includes lots of Star Wars mini-builds not least of all a Lego Surfing BB-8. In the set you can see a mixture of characters from modern Star Wars stories such as Rebels, Rogue One and The Force Awakens! – Luggabeast – Millennium [...]

New PJ Masks game on Disney Junior app


New PJ Masks game on Disney Junior app

There’s a new game added to the Disney Junior app in the US today. It’s called PJ Masks Starlight Sprint and offers a tap and run adventure for the young Disney heroes. This follows previous games Moonlight Heroes and Super City Run.

Nintendo Switch unboxed by Mario


Nintendo Switch unboxed by Mario

Here’s a look at what the Nintendo Switch has in the box. But it’s not exactly what you’d expect because it’s Mario himself (albeit in Lego form) that does the unboxing. We also get a look at how to set the system up, configure users and parental controls.

New Roblox toys unlock in game loot


New Roblox toys unlock in game loot

Following up on the popular Minecraft and Terraria play things, these’s a new line of toys coming for Roblox. Made by Jazwares they include characters, themes and games from the super popular online game maker. Best of all though, packed in each selection is a code that will unlock goodies in the game when entered [...]