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Disneyland~Xbox Game

So yesterday was my hubby's birthday & I still hadn't bought him a gift, so me & my baby girl took a ride to ToysRus.  He loves playing xbox and there was a Star Wars game that he wanted.  These games are so expensive that we only buy them for special occasions like birthdays or holidays.  Now toysRus is having a sale this week-you buy one at regular price & get a second for 40% off, so I began looking for something that the rest of us would enjoy too.  I love the kinect games because you have to move to play the game, so this is the type of game I was looking for.  Then, there it was!! The Disneyland game for 19.99 and I would get 40% off of that.....I was soooo getting it!

Now we couldn't play yesterday because it was hubby's birthday but there was no excuses this morning!  I popped it in so I could play with my daughter.  Now, I don't usually touch hubby's Xbox so I got everything running but for some reason the Kinect sensor was having trouble detecting us.  It became so frustrating that when I saw that it did detect my daughter, I just sat down and helped my daughter play the game.  We wanted to play together, but my main goal was to find a game that she'd be happy with and boy, was she happy :)

She played for over an hour and it was hysterical.  She was in Disneyland!!! After the whole kinect sensor debacle, the game was very easy to play.  After a while she didn't need my help at all.....she knew where to go and since she now knows how to read, she knew what she needed to look for and where she had to go.  She was very good at following directions.   Her favorite part was giving the characters a hug!!! So cute!!


I definitely recommend buying this game if you have kids who love Disney.  It is fairly easy to play, especially if the kids can read, but if not you can read any instructions to them.  Most of the time, the characters tell you what they want you to look for and where to go......It really is a great game.  Her only complaint is that her arm was tired, since she had to keep her arm in front of her to move her character in the game.

This was the best money spent on a game so far!!!  Even I like it, but that's probably because it is a Disney game :)

*This is not a sponsored post, product was purchased by me with my own money.

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