Gameboy V The Mongolian Steppe

Series following the exploits of a computer-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

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Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

Dexter, his dad and his step-mum Sarah, who suffers from ME, head off on an adventure of a lifetime, hunting with nomads in the far West of Mongolia. Will real life be more exciting than computer games?

012008071420100110

Dexter, his dad and his step-mum Sarah, who suffers from ME, head off on an adventure of a lifetime, hunting with nomads in the far West of Mongolia.

Will real life be more exciting than computer games?

Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

Dexter and his parents head off on an adventure of a lifetime.

022008071520100117

022008071520100117

Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

The family leave Beijing on the Trans-Mongolian Express on their way to Ulan Bator, where they plan to equip themselves for their stay with nomads on the snowy wastes of the steppes. Sarah kits herself out in the traditional dress - a long fleece lined del - and Dexter tries to persuade his dad to buy him a hunting knife. Dexter's computer game causes much excitement in the capital's main square.

022008071520100117

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The family leave Beijing on the Trans-Mongolian Express on their way to Ulan Bator, where they plan to equip themselves for their stay with nomads on the snowy wastes of the steppes.

Sarah kits herself out in the traditional dress and Dexter tries to persuade his dad to buy him a hunting knife.

Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

Sarah kits herself out in the traditional dress - a long fleece lined del - and Dexter tries to persuade his dad to buy him a hunting knife.

Dexter's computer game causes much excitement in the capital's main square.

The family leave Beijing on the Trans-Mongolian Express on their way to Ulan Bator.

032008071620100124

032008071620100124

Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

The family arrive at their location and meet Eagle Hunter Number 2, who is going to take them out riding for the first time on Mongolian horses. They also discover that computer games have made their way to the very remotest parts of the country.

032008071620100124

The family arrive at their location and meet Eagle Hunter Number 2, who is going to take them out riding for the first time on Mongolian horses.

They also discover that computer games have made their way to the very remotest parts of the country.

Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

The family meet Eagle Hunter Number 2, who is going to take them out riding.

042008071720100131

042008071720100131

Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

The family see a fox being killed. Used to eating food killed by others, or in Sarah's case being a vegetarian, this is the toughest challenge of the journey so far. But the harsh weather and conditions are a reminder of how important meat and fur are to the nomads they are staying with.

042008071720100131

The family see a fox being killed.

Used to eating food killed by others, or in Sarah's case being a vegetarian, this is the toughest challenge of the journey so far.

But the harsh weather and conditions are a reminder of how important meat and fur are to the nomads they are staying with.

Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

In the toughest challenge of the journey so far, the family see a fox being killed.

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Series following the exploits of a computer games-obsessed 14-year-old with learning difficulties who is taken to Mongolia by his father to experience the more exciting side of life.

The family settle into life with a remote nomadic tribe in western Mongolia, make friends with their hosts, spend days out hunting in the wild snowy landscape of the plains and finally bid a sad farewell.

Dexter might not have quite forgotten that his computer games exists, but he knows that life has a lot more to offer.

The family make friends with their hosts, spend days out hunting and finally bid farewell.

The family settle into life with a remote nomadic tribe, make friends with their hosts, spend days out hunting in the wild snowy landscape of the plains and finally bid a sad farewell.

Dexter might not have quite forgotten that his computer games exists, but he knows life has a lot more to offer.