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.
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Fabulous gaming picks for the 12-and-older set.
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Educational goodies that won't break the bank.
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Which Xbox One games are good for kids?
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Bring sports indoors -- without breaking a lamp!
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Join in the gaming experience with your kids.
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Help your kids build friendships and gain world know-how as they gear up for their first years of school.
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Offer kids excitement without the violence.
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Our favorite adventurer continues his amazing escapades.
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Remember and honor those who died in service with these patriotic picks.
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Find out which Lego movies, TV shows, games, and apps are appropriate for every age.
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Gotta catch 'em all!
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Check out nonviolent games for Nintendo's console.
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Find the most family-friendly titles on Sony's console.
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Enjoy these entertaining games free from violent content.
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Foster collaboration and teamwork by playing with others.
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The coolest computer exclusives for all ages.
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These great picks won't weigh kids down with the boring stuff.
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Software must-haves for mechanical minds.
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These digital tools are great for homework help.
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Work through tricky problems with these digital tools.