Xbox One Games for Kids

Xbox One has plenty of offerings for adult gamers, but are there any good games for kids? You betcha. Whether your kid is into sports, action/adventure, or strategy games, we've got you covered with this list of our favorite top-rated titles for kids of all ages. Some of these popular picks are edgier than others, so be prepared to discuss how violence is depicted. You're sure to find an age-appropriate choice in a genre that fits your gamer's interests. Who knows? You might even find a few new personal favorites to play with your family.

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Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 Game Poster Image
Family-friendly party game promotes socializing, exercise.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Peggle 2 Game Poster Image
Charming pinball-like puzzle game, now with 4-player mode.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2013)
(2013)
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A Boy and His Blob (2016) Game Poster Image
Heartwarming tale of friendship, teamwork, and hugs.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved Game Poster Image
Become a wizardly conductor in music game; some iffy lyrics.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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FIFA 18 Game Poster Image
Fantastic, gorgeous soccer sim has great play enhancements.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Forza Motorsport 7 Game Poster Image
Exceptional racing sim takes the checkered flag.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Gravel Game Poster Image
Fun arcade-style off-road racing game for all ages.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Infinite Minigolf Game Poster Image
Big fun to be had, made in this mini-sized golf game.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Madden NFL 18 Game Poster Image
Football series kicks off new story, multiplayer modes.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Game Poster Image
Set of action games boosts difficulty, adds new challenges.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Monopoly Family Fun Pack Game Poster Image
Fun version of the iconic board game -- with extra modes.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 Game Poster Image
Fantastic soccer game kicks in new modes, control features.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Redout: Lightspeed Edition Game Poster Image
Amusing fast-paced racer for futuristic speed demons.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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The Last Tinker: City of Colors Game Poster Image
Provocative third-person adventure fights bigotry, hatred.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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Metrico+ Game Poster Image
Inventive, tough platformer breathes life into infographics.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Ori and the Blind Forest Game Poster Image
Brilliant, beautiful platform adventure with a lovable hero.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Unravel Game Poster Image
Poetic platformer with themes of family, friends, aging.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Candleman: The Complete Journey Game Poster Image
Poetic platformer fun for all ages, has delightful play.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Celeste Game Poster Image
Charming, challenging platformer with excellent heroine.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Cuphead Game Poster Image
Charming retro-themed game presents maddening challenge.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Defense Grid 2 Game Poster Image
Terrific strategic tower defense game has mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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Disney Infinity: Star Wars Starter Pack (3.0 Edition) Game Poster Image
Third take on creative/adventure title shines bright.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Disneyland Adventures Game Poster Image
Despite mild fantasy violence, great tour of amusement park.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Full Metal Furies Game Poster Image
Throwback arcade-action game packs in co-op fun.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Ironcast Game Poster Image
Steampunk strategy is challenging fun from start to end.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Just Dance 2018 Game Poster Image
Familiar but fun dance routine with a few new steps.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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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 Marvel Super Heroes 2 Game Poster Image
Epic Lego-Marvel team-up that spans all of space, time.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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NBA 2K18 Game Poster Image
Basketball game embraces online play, huge product promos.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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NHL 18 Game Poster Image
New hockey installment bangs boards with new modes.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Plants Vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Game Poster Image
Weird cartoonish multiplayer shooter grows fun for all ages.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Portal Knights Game Poster Image
Addictive sandbox crafting adventure with RPG elements.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Project CARS 2 Game Poster Image
Realistic racer depicts authentic crashes, but not injuries.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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ScreamRide Game Poster Image
Roller coaster sim has thrills; controls full of bumps.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Sid Meier's Civilization VI: Rise and Fall Game Poster Image
World sim expansion helps foster kids' love of history.
Platforms: Windows
(2018)
(2018)
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Superhot Game Poster Image
Surreal strategy, first-person shooter has mild violence.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Skylanders SuperChargers Game Poster Image
Fun (and expensive) fantasy action game with cartoon combat.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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The Metronomicon: Slay the Dance Floor Game Poster Image
Rhythm-based adventure that's got a quirky beat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Game Poster Image
Revamped animal/business sim great for new audiences.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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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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Project Root Game Poster Image
Addictive but slightly flawed arcade shooter.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Subnautica Game Poster Image
Gorgeous, challenging, atmospheric underwater thriller.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Aven Colony Game Poster Image
Off-world city-builder rewards patience with deep gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Fable Fortune Game Poster Image
Engaging card-game battle set in Fable's fantasy world.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Hand of Fate 2 Game Poster Image
Approachable RPG has cool presentation, fussy combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 Game Poster Image
Irreverent cartoonish adventure full of parodies.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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The Jackbox Party Pack 4 Game Poster Image
Hilarious, at times confusing party pack can thrill players.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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ReCore: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
Upgraded action game has robot violence, strong heroine.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Rock Band 4 Game Poster Image
Rhythm game with some iffy lyrics fosters interest in music.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Transformers: Devastation Game Poster Image
Fun, attractive, short but shockingly deep cartoon brawler.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Zumba Fitness World Party Game Poster Image
Fun fitness dancing game not very original.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
(2013)
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Blood Bowl II Game Poster Image
Brutal fantasy-football sim has surprisingly deep gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Destiny 2 Game Poster Image
Online shooter promotes social play, has violent combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Dragon Ball FighterZ Game Poster Image
Super-powered brawler brings fun, lots of deep gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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EA Sports UFC 3 Game Poster Image
Violent sim of digital sport best for hard-core fans.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Final Fantasy XV Game Poster Image
Epic tale has deep gameplay and characters, loads of combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Fortnite Game Poster Image
Battle it out or use strategy in fantastic action game.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Gigantic Game Poster Image
Team-based shooter really delivers huge action, fun.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Halo 5: Guardians Game Poster Image
Violent, addictive sci-fi shooter remains very engaging.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Knight Squad Game Poster Image
Fun, frantic party game with mild cartoonish violence.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Game Poster Image
OK superhero plot still delivers a KO fighting punch.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Need for Speed Game Poster Image
Fun fast-paced driving game glorifies illegal street racing.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Never Alone: Ki Edition Game Poster Image
Violent, beautiful Native tale with young, strong heroine.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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Sea of Thieves Game Poster Image
Pirate sim promotes teamwork but has unmonitored chat.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Star Wars Battlefront II Game Poster Image
Epic sci-fi shooter returns to a galaxy far, far away.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Tacoma Game Poster Image
Mature sci-fi tale founded on strong storytelling.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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The Crew: Wild Run Game Poster Image
Expansion boosts fun, visuals, glamorizes illegal racing.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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The Escapists 2 Game Poster Image
Prison escape strategy sim returns with a breakout hit.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Titan Quest Anniversary Edition Game Poster Image
Classic fast-paced action, combat against mythical monsters.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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WWE 2K18 Game Poster Image
Heavyweight fighter packed with characters, customization.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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XCOM 2: War of the Chosen Game Poster Image
Extremely tough strategy game with lots of bloody combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Battle Chasers: Nightwar Game Poster Image
Classic but repetitive RPG with comic book flair.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Deep Rock Galactic Game Poster Image
Deep space mining action drills up trials, unmonitored chat.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Mulaka Game Poster Image
Artistic adventure based on a rich cultural mythology.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Legacy Game Poster Image
Great remastered fighting compilation; some violent combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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RWBY: Grimm Eclipse Game Poster Image
Strong female role models in fun, short web series spin-off.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Game Poster Image
Arcade enhancements turn brawler into a perfect KO.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Darwin Project Game Poster Image
Violent battle royale isn't always fair but is lots of fun.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Divinity: Original Sin -- Enhanced Edition Game Poster Image
Bloody fantasy RPG rewards thoughtful decision-making.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Injustice 2 Game Poster Image
Great, deep DC comic brawler avoids sequel Kryponite.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Monster Hunter: World Game Poster Image
Fresh take on epic battle between man and beast.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun Game Poster Image
Brutal strategy game is gory, tough, yet hard to put down.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Mutant Football League Game Poster Image
Frenzied football fun on a violent, trap-filled gridiron.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition Game Poster Image
Homage to classic adventures brings fantasy to consoles.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Sunset Overdrive Game Poster Image
Stylized tongue-in-cheek shooter has lots of gory violence.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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