6 TIPS TO KEEP ’EM SAFE
GAMING expert Andy Robertson of the online safety group Internet Matters offers six tips for parents on Fortnite: 1 Make sure it is age appropriate
The Video Standards council rate Fortnite as PEGI 12 for mild violence. 2 Monitor who your child is talking to
Check the communication settings on the game to ensure children aren’t talking to strangers. 3. Manage in-app purchases on the game
You will need to set up passwords on credit cards associated with the system. 4. Set time limits on Fortnite Something you can agree with your child once you understand how the game works. 5. Join in Families will get the most out of the game when parents join in and turn it from something in bedrooms to a game for the family room. 6. Stay in tune Parents should keep abreast of updates in the game to be aware of possible costs. For more info go to internetmatters.org.