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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Let it sink in with titles crafted for comprehension.
Ni Hao, Kai-Lan: New Year's Celebration Game Poster Image
Delve into the delightful details of diverse cultures.
Every Body Has a Brain Game Poster Image
Digital picks to help light up learning about the living world.
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Stats standouts that far exceed the average.
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Go from debt to surplus with economy picks that really have the goods.
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These Star Wars games are from a galaxy far, far away.
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Walk many, many miles in someone else's shoes.
Bob the Builder: Can-Do Zoo Game Poster Image
Great games to set boys on a healthy, positive path.
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Fun games where violence is not an issue.
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Forgetful kids? These games may help.
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Families have a whole new way to play games together.
Crisis of Nations Game Poster Image
Winning in politics is all about how you play the game.
Auditorium: The Online Experience Game Poster Image
When the wacky idea wins.
Sesame Street: Ready, Set, Grover! Game Poster Image
The very best in kids' apps, games, and websites.
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Jake and the Never Land Pirates Game Poster Image
Handheld gaming can be fun as well as educational.
Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster Game Poster Image
Grooving to the beat makes for tons of gaming fun.
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Ahoy, young mateys! Sail over to these tempting titles for jolly pirate fun.
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Some portable PlayStation games we recommend.
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Play 3D games without special glasses.