Steam – This is one of the most popular social gaming networks that allows you to buy and play games online and store them in the cloud.
Xbox live – Microsoft’s online service for its consoles is called Xbox Live and when you’re signed into the service you can chat to other Xbox Live members and befriend them.
Twitch TV – Twitch.tv is a live streaming social gaming platform that is equipped with a chat feature to allow players to interact with each other and live stream and watch video game competitions.
Roblox – One of the biggest online gaming platforms and features social elements which allows players to talk to each other and send friend requests.
Minecraft – One of the most popular gaming platforms among primary school age children (despite 13 minimum age guide).
PlayStation Network – Allows users to go online and access PlayStation Store content, online gameplay and use the chat function to talk to other players.
Nintendo Network – Nintendo’s consoles are more family-friendly than most and therefore its chat functionality is a lot more geared to safe interaction for younger players.