Historical Figures Apps and Games

For the history buff who can't get enough, this list will give kids a window onto history and the ear of some of the most famous and influential people who ever lived.

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The Daring Game for Girls Game Poster Image
Great girl-power messages, lots of variety and fun.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo Wii
(2010)
(2010)
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Who Was? Adventure App Poster Image
Fun biography game drops knowledge on kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
(2018)
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Women Who Changed the World App Poster Image
Engaging intro to some great women; could use more depth.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
(2019)
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Mission US: Flight to Freedom Game Poster Image
Riveting sim where your choices decide fate of teen slave.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
(2012)
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Mission US: For Crown or Colony? Game Poster Image
First-person history adventure asks kids to choose sides.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
(2011)
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Sid Meier's Civilization V: Brave New World Game Poster Image
Brilliant expansion makes Civ V more edifying than ever.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
(2013)
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Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods & Kings Game Poster Image
Fab expansion to historical sim adds religion to the mix.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
(2012)
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Think Like Churchill App Poster Image
Go inside history with stunning visuals, critical decisions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
(2015)
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Einee - Talk to Einstein App Poster Image
Snarky, historical chat has facts but some fantasy, too.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
(2018)
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