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If you're like me you're right in the middle of figuring out gifts for the long list of people you love (or don't totally love, but still are obligated to buy for). I hate buying people gifts that I know are going to promote them being sedentary. It is hard when it comes to games but there are some games that really get you moving.


Wii. We love the Wii ($732 was the best I could find) because people are seriouly getting moving playing this video game -- Not just adults but kids as well. Check out geeksugar to see a very cute kid playing Wii. Buy it on Amazon.com.


Cranium. There are so many Craniums out there. I love them all but for getting moving, I like Pop 5. Pop 5 ($34.98) is one of the newest additions to the Cranium family fun and you have the option to act out every play. Get Pop 5 on AreYouGame.com. For kids, go with Hullabaloo ($19.98) which is sure to get the kids in your life moving. Get Hullabaloo on AreYouGame.com.


Twister. Twister (12.99) is a tried and true game that gets anyone moving. If you don't sweat while playing Twister, then you're doing it wrong. Buy it on eToys.com. Now Twister has Twister Moves (19.99), which is a way to get kids moving to the music. Buy it on eToys.com.


Dance, Dance Revolution for Playstation 2 (though they have it for xBox as well). DDR ($29.95), as the serious players call it, is a game that can be a serious cardio workout and it might even teach you how to dance! Buy it at Toys R us. For the kiddies, try Dance Dance Revolution with Stawberry Shortcake ($29.99). Buy it at Toys R Us.

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Mme-Hart Mme-Hart 9 years
I loooooooooooooooooooooove DDR!!! :love:
LaLaLola LaLaLola 9 years
I have the exact DDR in that picture, seriously it's so fun, break it out at parties and watch the newbies flail, plus it really is good exercise, after three songs i'm sweating like a pig
scratch5 scratch5 9 years
I am going to try Hullabaloo for my little ones. sounds fun. My family need more games.
iffermay iffermay 9 years
I ordered Twister Dance DVD for my kids...Can't wait to give it a try.
katie225 katie225 9 years
i waited in line all night for a wii, and i paid $365 for the console, an extra remote, and a game. it was worth it, imo!
Moni-B Moni-B 9 years
I *love* DDR ~M~
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