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Meredith Bland

Mamacon speaker and Pixelkin contributor Meredith Bland

Pixelkin is a resource for parents and families. We decipher the world of gaming so that you can go forth and engage in healthy, happy, and enriching experiences with your loved ones.

We believe that video games have something good to offer to everyone; the key is to find the right games for your kids and find a healthy balance.

Below you’ll find some of our articles and videos for gaming novices. We have thousands of pages of content to explore. Curious about a specific topic? Type it into the search bar above.

Recent Articles

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Advise famous presidents in free historical game Brief the Chief

Brief the Chief is a historical, educational game aimed at students, where players advise famous presidents during pivotal moments in history. The free game is available via browsers on PC,...Read More

Mums Got Game Panel Discusses Parenting Streamers and eSports Stars

While gaming has gradually become more mainstream and accepted, archaic stigmas still exist. To help bring more understanding for parents of gaming kids and teens, cyber security company Kapersky sponsored...Read More

ESRB Launches Stay Well, Play Well Campaign, Highlighting Parental Tools

More people than ever before are playing games at home thanks to the COVID-19 global pandemic. According to research by the Entertainment Software Ratings Board, that’s okay! The ESRB is...Read More

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Can My Kid Play Borderlands 3?

Can My Kid Play is a series of helpful guides for parents that dive further into the ratings and content of video games. We do not pass judgement, instead providing...Read More

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