Best PS3 Games

The PlayStation 3 was one of the biggest consoles ever released, and while it's now a classic machine, it's still going strong as a great game system. Are you looking for the top PlayStation 3 kids' video games? Then look no further -- our list includes top PS3 game picks for every kid, from music games to soccer games to role-playing games. If you're looking for PS3 games that use the new Move controller, check out our separate PlayStation Move Games recommended list. Plus, when you're ready to upgrade or move on to the newer console, check out our Best PS4 Games for Kids list.

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Carnival Island Game Poster Image
Move controller makes all the fun of a carnival feel real.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2011)
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FIFA Soccer 12 Game Poster Image
One of the best (and best-looking) sports simulations.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, PSP, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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LittleBigPlanet 2: Move Pack Game Poster Image
Fun motion controls improve an already great creative game.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2011)
(2011)
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NBA 2K12 Game Poster Image
Stellar hoops sim honors league's legends.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PSP, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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Skylanders Spyro's Adventure Game Poster Image
Toy figurines become characters in exciting action game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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De Blob 2 Game Poster Image
Colorful characters and great gameplay make for a fun ride.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean Game Poster Image
Explore all four movies' worlds, with unique LEGO humor.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, PSP, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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MLB 11 The Show Game Poster Image
Another stellar season for Sony pro baseball franchise.
Platforms: PSP, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3
(2011)
(2011)
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Cars 2: The Video Game Game Poster Image
Great combat racing, but loads of gunfire and explosions.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 Game Poster Image
Darker story is lightened by humor and fun exploration.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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Portal 2 Game Poster Image
Inventive and enjoyable spatial puzzler with mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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Outland Game Poster Image
Outstanding platformer looks and plays like a dream.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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The Ico & Shadow of the Colossus Collection Game Poster Image
Iconic, brain-teasing action games are redone, still fab.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2011)
(2011)
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Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception Game Poster Image
Exciting Indiana Jones-like action with lots of violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2011)
(2011)
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