Best Video Games of the Decade (2000-2009): Top 10 for Teens

Looking for the best video games for your teens? We've got the last 10 years covered. Our editors have handpicked the top video games for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, DS, and more with an eye toward memorable, age-appropriate gameplay. Ready, set, play!

Browse Best Video Games of the Decade (2000-2009): Top 10 for Teens

AGE
14
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Amazing band simulator features the biggest group. Ever.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2009)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Brilliant time-shifting platform game about love lost.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows, Mac
(2008)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
A fantasy RPG masterpiece for PlayStation 2 fans.
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Platforms: PlayStation 2
(2006)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Extraordinarily good racing game -- but has open chat.
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Platforms: Xbox 360
(2009)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Fresh, fun music game sequel with edgy lyrics.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2009)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
A great sequel, but you might want the game only.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2008)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Extraordinarily fun, cinematic, Indy Jones-type adventure.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2009)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Exercise is a blast on the Wii Balance Board.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2008)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Dark yet thrilling action game based on the Caped Crusader.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2009)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Mature life sim with more personality than ever.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Mac
(2009)

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