There are plenty of awesome educational kits that can get you familiar with programming, robotics, and technology these days. Bloxels is a kid-friendly video game creation platform with 250 colorful blocks and a game board, allowing you to design and build your own video games. You can create environments and rules using the pixel grid an the companion app.
You get to design pixelated characters for your game and snap a picture with your smart device to import them into your phone. The kit is compatible with iOS and Android devices. It lets you share your creation with the world. The above video shows how this kit works.[Source]