Kids' Sports Games

If your kids are into sports, the next best thing to getting outside to play them is enjoying one of our favorite sports video games. From football and baseball to golf and basketball, this list has it all.

Browse Kids' Sports Games

LEARNING
Modest collection of sports games is more fun with others.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
csm_game
LEARNING
Fun family racer lets kids upload sweet moves to YouTube.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
Simple baseball sim wrapped up in fun adventure.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2007)
Fabulous baseball game promotes exercise, sportsmanship.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Compilation of sports mini-games is fun, accessible.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
Active game burns calories and is fun to play in a group.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
LEARNING
Family-friendly soccer simulation captures thrill of FIFA.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2014)
csm_game
LEARNING
Female soccer stars join fantastic yearly sports sim.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
csm_game
LEARNING
Family-friendly Madden packs defensive punch for this year.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
Mario delivers another innovative sports title.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2006)
csm_game
Top-notch sports compilation is good fun for all ages.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
Baseball installment knocks gameplay out of the park.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2015)
csm_game
Stellar pro hoops franchise slam-dunks with added modes.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
csm_game
Use your body to board and ski -- say Wiiii!
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2007)
csm_game
LEARNING
Five sports games get Wii U athletes on their feet.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
LEARNING
Best all-ages sports compilation yet -- great for groups.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
csm_game
Sports game's unique two-stylus control works well.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
LEARNING
Light on instructions but 13 fun sports to play.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
LEARNING
Fun sports compilation promotes healthy movement.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
csm_game
More features would improve solid but mildly violent game.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
csm_game
Despite flaws, franchise hits ice with stellar hockey sim.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2015)
Good exer-gaming sequel, built for each platform.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2010)
csm_game
LEARNING
Creative, social racer lets kids learn from fun, risky ride.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
LEARNING
Play the role of a news producer in ESPN-like broadcast sim.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
LEARNING
Fun remake, but unrealistically portrays injuries.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)

Other great lists from our editors