Wii Games Families Love to Play Together

Family gaming and the Wii U go hand in hand -- ever since the launch of Nintendo's console, friendly digital fare has found its way to the system. Do you want an enjoyable gaming experience that's fun for the entire family? Look no further than our list below for your next play session. These games cover a wide range of gameplay, from adventures to party-style games and even platforming adventures. Plus, if you're looking for other kinds of titles for your kids to play, maybe you'll want to look at our list of nonviolent titles.

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Mario Kart 8 Game Poster Image
Fun family racer lets kids upload sweet moves to YouTube.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
(2014)
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Wii Party U Game Poster Image
Lots of group fun encapsulated in 80+ mini-games.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
(2013)
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Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Game Poster Image
Middling but kid-safe sports game with some tricky controls.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
(2013)
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Mario Party 10 Game Poster Image
Fun party game with mild violence promotes socialization.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
(2015)
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Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash Game Poster Image
Fun, safe tennis game good for social play but lacks depth.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
(2015)
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New Super Mario Bros. U Game Poster Image
Teamwork plays major role in another fun Mario platformer.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
(2012)
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Super Mario 3D World Game Poster Image
Fantastic platform adventure is fun for the whole family.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
(2013)
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New Super Luigi U Game Poster Image
Challenging platformer may be frustrating for younger kids.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
(2013)
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Wii Sports Club Game Poster Image
Five sports games get Wii U athletes on their feet.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
(2014)
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Yoshi's Woolly World Game Poster Image
Visually charming adventure lacks depth, replayability.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
(2015)
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Extreme Exorcism Game Poster Image
Spooky platformer with clever haunt feature gets repetitive.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Runbow Deluxe Edition Game Poster Image
Colorfully chaotic party game expanded with bonus content.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U
(2016)
(2016)
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Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed: Bonus Edition Game Poster Image
SEGA stars come to the track to race and wreak silly havoc.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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Affordable Space Adventures Game Poster Image
Fun, puzzling astronaut adventure that's out of this world.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
(2015)
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Just Dance 2016 Game Poster Image
Lively dance action, but too much pressure to spend, share.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Lego Dimensions Game Poster Image
Build an epic crossover story brick by (expensive) brick.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Lego The Hobbit Game Poster Image
Super fun, creative Tolkien/Lego mashup promotes teamwork.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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Lego Jurassic World Game Poster Image
Fun, commercialized movie game takes kids on dino adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Skylanders: Imaginators Game Poster Image
Fun, creative toys-to-life game risks bankrupting parents.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Splatoon Game Poster Image
Multiplayer-based shooter sprays paint, fun on battlefield.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
(2015)
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LEGO Marvel's Avengers Game Poster Image
Earth's Mightiest Heroes assemble for fun action game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Super Smash Bros. Wii U Game Poster Image
Cartoonishly violent brawler very deep and engaging.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
(2014)
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