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.
Flick Kick Field Goal App Poster Image
Score big wins with sports fans with these faves.
Carnival Island Game Poster Image
Some of the best of Move's motion-sensitive titles.
Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup Game Poster Image
A magical collection of wizardly fun.
Barbie Fashion Show Game Poster Image
Pique creativity and business smarts with fashion games.
Peanuts: It's the Big Game, Charlie Brown! Game Poster Image
Batter up with these home-run games for kids.
Herotopia Game Poster Image
You may not know what an MMOG is, but your kid does.
Imagine Artist Game Poster Image
Positive games that help girls explore.
Dora Puppy Game Poster Image
Downloadable puzzles, platformers, sims, and more.
Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster Game Poster Image
These games will keep kids happy and safe.
Golf Story Game Poster Image
Unleash imaginative play with these RPGs.
Forza Motorsport 3 Game Poster Image
Memorable, age-appropriate gameplay at its best.
Active Life: Outdoor Challenge Game Poster Image
Memorable, age-appropriate gameplay at its best.
Giggles Computer Funtime for Baby: Shapes Game Poster Image
Ease kids into the world of gaming with fun titles.
Lego Friends Game Poster Image
Imaginative play translates perfectly from toy to game.
Dora & Kai-Lan's Pet Shelter Game Poster Image
Teach responsibility for furry friends without the mess.
We Ski Game Poster Image
Improve coordination skills with these active games.
I Spy Castle Game Poster Image
Play detective with your young gumshoes.
Barbie and the Magic of Pegasus Game Poster Image
Check out what this iconic doll is into lately.
Little Touch: Animal Dance Game Poster Image
Critter-loving kids will purr over these picks.