Physics Games for Kids

What's the best way to get kids interested in a subject like physics? Make it fun! And that's just what the physics games on this list do, so check it out for our favorites.

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Boom Blox Game Poster Image
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Fun cooperative/competitive block-busting puzzler.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2008)
(2008)
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Cool 3-D modeling, racing, and revision; lots of ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
(2015)
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LocoRoco 2 Game Poster Image
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Clever, creative puzzles about rolling animated blobs.
Platforms: PSP
(2009)
(2009)
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Crayon Physics Deluxe Game Poster Image
Innovative game combines physics puzzles and drawing.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2009)
(2009)
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Fluidity: Spin Cycle Game Poster Image
Fun, downloadable 3DS puzzler lets kids play with physics.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
(2013)
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Gravity Ghost Game Poster Image
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Beautiful puzzler explores life, death, and relationships.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
(2015)
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LittleBigPlanet Game Poster Image
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Amazing game where you play, create, and share.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2008)
(2008)
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Tumble Game Poster Image
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Physics-based puzzler makes great use of PlayStation Move.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2010)
(2010)
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World of Goo Game Poster Image
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Brilliant physics-based puzzler turns player into engineer.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2008)
(2008)
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Quantum Conundrum Game Poster Image
Fun first-person puzzler combines physics with brainteasers.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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Backyard Engineers Game Poster Image
Catapult-based physics with repetitive play, comic violence.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
(2013)
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Nancy Drew: The Deadly Device Game Poster Image
Exciting mystery teaches about physics and electricity.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
(2012)
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ScreamRide Game Poster Image
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Roller coaster sim has thrills; controls full of bumps.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Wreckateer Game Poster Image
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Kinect physics puzzler makes razing castles a hoot.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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Gravity Rush Game Poster Image
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Quirky and fun gravity-shifting game has strong heroine.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2012)
(2012)
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