Common Sense Selections: Video Games

The Common Sense seal program recognizes outstanding media with an official seal for quality and impact. Common Sense Selections include age-appropriate movies, TV series/specials, and games that have the potential to spark family conversations, entertain families of all kinds, and make a positive, lasting impact. Honoring the best new video games for families to enjoy playing together, this inaugural list of video game Selections features titles with engaging gameplay, fun multiplayer matches, and great experiences for friends and family.

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Gigantosaurus Game Poster Image
Charming, smile-worthy adventure for young players.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
(2020)
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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Game Poster Image
The island life is idyllic in this latest adventure sim.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
(2020)
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Beyond Blue Game Poster Image
Lovely undersea adventure with strong conservation message.
Platforms: Apple Arcade, Windows
(2020)
(2020)
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Dreams Game Poster Image
Extraordinary collection of powerful content-creation tools.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2020)
(2020)
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Lost Words: Beyond the Page Game Poster Image
Beautiful adventure deals with grief, perseverance, growth.
Platforms: Google Stadia
(2020)
(2020)
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Ori and the Will of the Wisps Game Poster Image
Beautiful run-and-jump adventure with environmental themes.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2020)
(2020)
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Murder by Numbers Game Poster Image
Fun mystery puzzler with a logical, likeable heroine.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2020)
(2020)
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Rune Factory 4 Special Game Poster Image
Farming and monster fighting combine for fantasy fun.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
(2020)
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