Like to think your way out of a tight spot? Then you're going to enjoy our list of the best strategy video games for kids. While most focus on some kind of a battle, they don't require players to actually participate -- rather, the player is in the background making the strategic decisions.
Toy-and-cartoon spinoff provides surprisingly brainy fun.
Pokemon-like battle game is funnier, with less violence.
Update of classic GameCube strategy title; better on Wii.
Puzzles meet strategy in fun fantasy for older kids.
PC strategy game gets retooled for console gaming.
Strategy game for tweens & up spans world history.
Terrific tactical RPG isn't suitable for younger gamers.
Strategy game blends fact and fiction.
Cute and compelling mix of Risk and Battleship on Facebook.
Strategy game with some profanity, violence, & open chat.