Best Skateboarding Games

After a long day of shredding at the skate park, sometimes your little Tony Hawk might want to chillax. Here are our picks of the best skateboarding titles that will let your kid ollie, kick-flip, and grind through skateboard simulation. (Make sure to discuss the dangers of skateboarding and how your kid can make smart choices to avoid injury.) Looking for more quality games that promote active and outdoor activities? Check out our picks for the Best Fitness Games for Kids.

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Touchgrind App Poster Image
Finger skateboarding best for tweens and teens.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
(2009)
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Backyard Skateboarding Game Poster Image
Skateboard with pro Andy MacDonald as a kid!
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
(2004)
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Ultimate Party Challenge Game Poster Image
Active party game almost lives up to its title.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
(2009)
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OlliOlli Game Poster Image
Fun skateboarding game is loaded with real-world stunts.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2014)
(2014)
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Skate It Game Poster Image
Less graphic skateboarding game than others on market.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2008)
(2008)
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Shaun White Skateboarding Game Poster Image
Decent skateboarding game has a positive message.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2010)
(2010)
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Skate Game Poster Image
Fun yet tough game is injury-filled.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2007)
(2007)
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Tony Hawk's Project 8 Game Poster Image
Possibly the best Tony Hawk game yet.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2006)
(2006)
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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 Game Poster Image
Fun skateboarding game ruined by bugs, incomplete gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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SpongeBob’s Skate and Surf Roadtrip Game Poster Image
Simple Kinect-enabled boarding game is fun but forgettable.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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Skate 2 Game Poster Image
Fun skateboarding game -- but brutal falls are rewarded.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2009)
(2009)
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Skate 3 Game Poster Image
Grow a company with friends in this realistic skating sim.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2010)
(2010)
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Tony Hawk's American Wasteland Game Poster Image
Amazing skating game, amazingly bad behavior.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2005)
(2005)
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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD Game Poster Image
Fun remake, but unrealistically portrays injuries.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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