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Active Games

Active games offer a way to get fit in the comfort of your own home, and to have some fun whilst toning up. The more engrossing the game is, the less you're likely to notice how hard you've been working.

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Sorcery  
PS3 review
Year: 2012
Cast spells and work your way through the Faerie Kingdom in this Move game.

UFC Personal Trainer  
Wii review
Year: 2012
Mixed martial arts are the inspiration for this challenging fitness game.

Zumba Fitness 2  
Wii review
Year: 2011
Latin and world music combine to provide a dance fitness experience in this game.

The Black Eyed Peas Experience  
Wii review
Year: 2011
Dance along to music from the albums The Beginning, The E.N.D., Monkey Business and Elephunk.

ExerBeat  
Wii review
Year: 2011
This game features a series of exercise challenges set to music, with a range of fitness, dance and martial arts activities.

Zumba Fitness  
Wii review
Year: 2011
Dance your way to fitness with hot Latin steps in this hands-free game.

Just Dance 2  
Wii review
Year: 2011
The second version of this dance party game features more music and new modes of play.

The Biggest Loser Challenge  
Wii review
Year: 2010
Based on the TV show, this is a game that offers workouts and food plans for a with the emphasis on losing weight.

My Fitness Coach: Dance Workout  
Wii review
Year: 2010
Get fit with Salsa, Merengue, Samba, Cumbia, and a range of other activities designed to help you burn calories.

Just Dance  
Wii review
Year: 2009
This dance game features modern and classic pop and rock tracks.

My Fitness Coach: Cardio Workout  
Wii review
Year: 2009
A fitness-oriented game that combines balance board activities with a range of graded boxing challenges.

New U  
Wii review
Year: 2009
This title combines serious fitness tailored to your abilities with menu advice.

Family Trainer: Extreme Challenge  
Wii review
Year: 2009
This game offers activities and sports challenges for the Wii, using a custom mat.

EA Sports Active  
Wii review
Year: 2009
This fitness game incorporates a resistance band and leg strap for more varied workouts.

SingStar Abba  
PS2 review
Year: 2008
It's all Abba, all the time with this SingStar title devoted entirely to the 70s pop group.

Sports Party  
Wii review
Year: 2008
These nine mini-games offer a range of sporting activities that make use of the Wiimote.

Big Beach Sports  
Wii review
Year: 2008
This game features several popular sports which make good use of the Wii's motion-sensing capabilities.

Sports Island  
Wii review
Year: 2008
This game features ten different sports, and a variety of ways to compete in them.

My Fitness Coach  
Wii review
Year: 2008
Get in shape with a fitness programme tailored to suit yourself.

Hints For My Fitness Coach  
Wii review
Year: 2008
Here are some tips to help you get the most out of this fitness game.

SingStar Summer Party  
PS2 review
Year: 2008
This game from the popular SingStar series lets you learn to sing pop music with a summertime theme.

Wii Fit  
Wii review
Year: 2008
Monitor and improve your fitness with this game, which uses a balance board as well as the other motion sensing capabilities of the Wii.

Guitar Hero III  
PS2 review
Year: 2007
There's more rock music for air guitar fans in the third edition of the Guitar Hero series.

High School Musical: Sing It!  
PS2 review
Year: 2007
This game features songs from the High School Musical movies.

Winter Sports 2008  
Wii review
Year: 2007
Play a selection of nine winter sports including skiing, curling and ice skating.

Carnival: Funfair Games  
Wii review
Year: 2007
This game has all sorts of funfair activities, except perhaps the dodgems.

SingStar Rock Ballads  
PS2 review
Year: 2007
Soft rock songs from the era of big hair, leather duds and enormous shoulder pads.

Wii Sports  
Wii review
Year: 2006
This sports game comes bundled with the Wii console.

Hints For Guitar Hero  
PS2 hints
Year: 2006
Guitar Hero is a test of your timing and coordination.

Guitar Hero II  
PS2 review
Year: 2006
The sequel to Guitar Hero comes with plenty of new tracks.

EyeToy Kinetic Combat  
PS2 review
Year: 2006
The second game in the Kinetic series introduces a fitness regime based on martial arts.

SingStar Legends  
PS2 review
Year: 2006
Give your lungs a workout with this collection of songs spanning several decades.

SingStar Rocks  
PS2 review
Year: 2006
The SingStar series expands into the rock genre. More or less.

Rhythmic Star  
PS2 review
Year: 2006
This dance title for the EyeToy has music in a range of styles.

Guitar Hero  
PS2 review
Year: 2006
Abandon your air guitar and get closer to the real thing with this guitar game. Try to master classic and modern rock tracks from soft rock to heavy metal.

Real World Golf  
PS2 review
Year: 2005
This golf game for the Gametrak requires excellent hand-eye co-ordination.

Yeti Sports Arctic Adventures  
PS2 review
Year: 2005
Yeti Sports comes to the EyeToy, but how does it compare with the online version?

SingStar Popworld  
PS2 review
Year: 2005
This version of SingStar features a variety of pop tunes with a new scoring system for rap.

SingStar 80s  
PS2 review
Year: 2005
The 80s may have been an awful decade for fashion, but at least there were memorable songs.

EyeToy : Kinetic  
PS2 review
Year: 2005
An EyeToy title for anyone serious about getting fit.

EyeToy : Play 3  
PS2 review
Year: 2005
More of the same from the makers of the first EyeToy game.

EyeToy: Monkey Mania  
PS2 review
Year: 2005
Something for the cheeky monkeys in your life.

Antigrav  
PS2 review
Year: 2005
Get some air with this insanely fast hoverboarding game.

Hints For Antigrav  
PS2 hints
Year: 2005
In Antigrav, there are few chances to cut corners or outright cheat. Here are some hints that may help when it all gets too frustrating.

EyeToy : Play 2  
PS2 review
Year: 2004
This sequel has more than twice the gameplay than EyeToy: Play.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban  
PS2 review
Year: 2004
From chasing the snitch to catching chocolate frogs, these EyeToy games bring the world of Harry Potter to life.

Dark Wind  
PS2 hints
Year: 2004
You'll need more than brute force to master this fighting game.

Dark Wind  
PS2 review
Year: 2004
The first Gametrak title makes it possible to track movement in three dimensions rather than just one.

Sega Superstars  
PS2 review
Year: 2004
Sonic the Hedgehog and friends bring their own flavour to the EyeToy experience.

U-Move Super Sports  
PS2 review
Year: 2004
This EyeToy game features a selection of sports activities.

EyeToy: Play  
PS2 review
Year: 2003
The original EyeToy game served as template and inspiration for many of the games that were to come.

EyeToy : Groove  
PS2 review
Year: 2003
There are plenty of tracks, but does this dance game live up to the initial promise of the EyeToy?

Dance UK  
PS2 review
Year: 2003
This dance game is full of music with mass appeal.

Dancing Stage Euromix  
PS1 review
Year: 2001
This is one of the earliest dance mat games.

The Jungle Book Groove Party  
PS1 review
Year: 2000
Dancing with Baloo, King Louie and the rest of the jungle gang.