Your Chromecast is about to be a little more like Amazon Fire TV. The streaming dongle is getting a whole slew of family-friendly games.

The games are coming in the form of a bunch of new apps you control from your phone or tablet. They include a bunch of titles you already know and love, like Wheel of Fortune, Monopoly Dash, Scrabble Blitz, and Connect Four Quads. Your childhood lives on via HDMI port.

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It's also worth mentioning that Chromecast is getting both Showtime Anytime and Starz apps today. But mostly, the Chromecast just landed on Boardwalk with a whole batch of new games. [TechCrunch]