Christmas Fun: Create Family Video Game with PowerPoint

Posted By Frank on December 3, 2009
in Our Holiday

Video is now a trend, and the trend extends to great holidays like Christmas. Video games for Christmas, like BOOM BLOX Bash Party, World of Goo and deBlob, can appeal to every age group of your family. You think video games expensive? Mm, you are not necessary to buy one. To avoid burdening your holiday budget, a cheaper alternative to produce a video game is to make one with PowerPoint.

PowerPoint can be used to create a video? Yeah, it is no joke. If you are computer savvy, it’ll be perfect. Even if you are a sheer tech novice, you can make it with a correct thread. Needless of professional video editing software, you can do a family video with an easy-to-use package – MS PowerPoint and Moyea PPT to Video Converter.

Why should I make a Christmas family video with PowerPoint?

For one thing, it is cost-effective. Most of us have PowerPoint installed on our computers. That is one save. You only need a converter to turn your Christmas PowerPoint game to video so that you can distribute it across the Internet or via a mobile. Moyea PPT to Video Converter can be your choice. You can create a Christmas family video game as compelling as one made by a professional.

For the other thing, the dominant authoring app PowerPoint and such simple converter are friendly to both green and skilled users. Apart from the attractive savings, the mix of the two is easy to get on by a novice.

Here follows the making of a Christmas PowerPoint video.

How Can I create a Christmas Family Video Game out of PowerPoint?

Section 1: Structure your Christmas Family game in PowerPoint

If you are new to PowerPoint, refer to the article How to create an effective presentation first. Puzzled of what to include in the Christmas game presentation? I would like to give you a few tips.

  • Background the game presentation with funny template
  • Christmas is not a time to make your family cry. Instead, you’d make it a carnival that everyone is content. Game is for fun. So use humorous templates in the presentation of family game. Click here to get free festival PowerPoint templates.

  • Take advantage of animations and wipes in PowerPoint
  • A video game is expected to be dynamic. You can accompany the text or button with different animations, e.g. entrance effect, exit effect, and wipes in PowerPoint.

  • Think of adding in cartoon music, movie clip or funny flash
  • Insertion of a right audio-visual piece can add a credit to your PowerPoint game. Christmas Music will give you a clue to choose a song or carol for your family video game. offers a sea of videos that you may want to use in PowerPoint. In addition, you can add in a flash file to achieve interactive effect. Refer to this Flash How-to to make a flash movie now.

  • Take the form of quiz in PowerPoint to inspire your family
  • You can also make the Christmas video game something like a multiple-choice quiz by mouse-click. Ask and answer is good to attract the family to participate. Set animated gifts for a right answer.

    Dig your imagination for the PowerPoint game for Christmas. Once the Christmas Family game is molded in PowerPoint, you can choose to stop or to continue for the next step. If you are to show it on the same computer where it is made, you can take a rest. But if you want wider distribution on the Web or via your mobile phone, you’d better finalize it in sleek video with Moyea PPT to Video Converter.

    Section 2 Convert the Christmas PowerPoint game to Video

    Moyea PPT to Video Converter makes it a no-brainer to turn your Christmas PowerPoint into a video game. To play the PowerPoint game on TV, choose Moyea PPT to DVD Burner as an alternative. 3 Clicks will take you through:

    Step 1 Install the PowerPoint to Video converter and import the game presentation. PowerPoint 2010 is also supported.

    Step 2 Select a video output as FLV, MP4, AVI, WMV, etc. If you prefer, customize the video parameters in the Profile and Advanced Settings tabs.

    Step 3 Ready? Click Start to process it to video.

    In a few minutes, you can get a streaming video of Christmas Family Game. You can upload it to a video sharing site like YouTube to share with the family afar on Christmas, or hook it to your mobile phone to make a mobile presentation projected at a white wall.

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