Also had Adric and Nyssa on the list (of course Adric would be for the second child if a boy).
Oh, but on topic, my son started playing at age 8, the day I started playing DDO, in fact the reason I started playing DDO is for him and I to be able to play something together, and f2p was just the ticket.
What to get a newblet gamer? A waterproof keyboard. Kids rarely remember the "keep drinks away from the computer" threats.