Video games are fun for kids and adults. They can also be costly. Do you know how to keep the costs under control and keep the good times rolling?
Question 1 of 20
How much money did the sequel to Modern Warfare earn in its first week of release?
Question 2 of 20
Creating a video game can be costly, too. Production costs for games like Halo 3, Modern Warfare 2 and Grand Theft Auto IV were approximately:
Question 3 of 20
True or False: Lesser known developers should be avoided.
Question 4 of 20
True or False: The great thing about video games is that they don't depreciate after you buy them like cars do.
Question 5 of 20
True or False: Brick-and-mortar stores always charge less that online operations.
Question 6 of 20
True or False: If you have a library card, you can save some of your video-game spending money.
Question 7 of 20
The "replay ability" of a game can be described as:
Question 8 of 20
True or False: The unfortunate thing about video games these days is that you can't rent them anymore.
Question 9 of 20
True or False: Memberships with video game sites are usually rip-offs.
Question 10 of 20
One of the benefits of waiting to buy that much-talked-about video game is that you can wait to see if the game matches the:
Question 11 of 20
True or False: Holiday sales are rare.
Question 12 of 20
These are just a few of the places you can rent games from:
Question 13 of 20
True or False: It doesn't pay to set money aside for video gaming because you never know what's coming out.
Question 14 of 20
True or False: Budgeting in the video gaming world is much different than budgeting for other purchases.
Question 15 of 20
True or False: The length of time it takes to solve the game should be factored into your buying decision.
Question 16 of 20
True or False: You can make a year's worth of purchases in one cost-efficient swoop.
Question 17 of 20
Don't just read the critics' reviews, consider waiting to read these reviews, too:
Question 18 of 20
Some of these types of stores will charge you significantly more for the same title:
Question 19 of 20
If you give these developers a chance, you just might find a whole new source of entertainment:
Question 20 of 20