Best games: Our recommendations for families

Got a houseful of gamers? Our editors help you choose the best PC games, plus games for the Wii, Xbox 360, Nintendo DS, and many other platforms. Our "best games" lists are full of challenging, fun, and age-appropriate picks.
Enter a whole new world with these fun games.
Get involved in issues that affect communities around the world.
Rain or shine, these meteorological picks are sure to entertain.
Quality games and apps make practicing math fun.
Kids will look up to these plucky female protagonists.
Help kids put themselves in the shoes of others.
Fabulous gaming picks for the 12 and older set.
Introduce your kids to tech forward versions of their favorite activities like painting, coding, and crafting.
From spelling games to kid-friendly news, meet key ELA learning goals in unique and engaging ways.
Foster an understanding of physics through games.
Teach kids to think ahead to the long-term goal.
Which Xbox One games are good for kids?
Come face to face with famed men and women of history.
Shape up geometry knowledge with these show-stoppers.
Terrific digital tools to get kids healthy.
Hands-on digital hits for crafty kids.
Stats standouts that far exceed the average.
Walk many, many miles in someone else's shoes.
Forgetful kids? These games may help.
Join in the gaming experience with your kids.