Kids' Puzzle Games

Few things are more satisfying than figuring out the solution to a tough puzzle. Our list of top puzzle games will keep your kids entertained -- and give their brains a bit of a work out!

Browse Kids' Puzzle Games

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Explore a castle by doing hidden object and other puzzles.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
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Series' visual puzzles wow savvy sleuths.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2006)
 
New twist on sidescrolling action games with easy controls.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
 
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Fantastic platform adventure is fun for the whole family.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
 
Puzzle series still rocks, now with fantastic level creator.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
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Engaging and affordable puzzler, with great replay.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
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We do love it!
Platforms: PlayStation 2
(2005)
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Brilliant physics-based puzzler turns player into engineer.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2008)
 
Platformer provides cooperative fun for up to four players.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
 
Innovative platform/puzzle hybrid with great visual style.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2009)
 
LEARNING
Eclectic and engaging RPG with light, cartoonish action.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
 
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Great imaginative puzzles mixed with uneven platforming.
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360
(2013)
 
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Vocabulary-exercise puzzler is an imaginative treat.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
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Gorgeous sidescroller with some violence, tough platforming.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Windows, Mac
(2011)
 
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Captivating puzzle game makes doing brainteasers a blast.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
 
Compelling mystery full of devilishly fun logic puzzles.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)

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