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Madagascar 3: The Video Game Game Poster Image
age 7+
Simple platform puzzler lets kids play with animal stars.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2012)
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Dr. Luigi Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Tetris-like puzzler is great for kids of varying ability.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
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Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars Game Poster Image
age 8+
Safe but mediocre puzzler maintains the series' status quo.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
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Pode Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Beautiful co-op tale of friendship and teamwork.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2018)
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Brain Age Express: Arts & Letters Game Poster Image
age 9+
DSi-only download game focuses on language and drawing.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)
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Smart As... Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Playful brain workout provides social media bragging rights.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2012)
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The Talos Principle Game Poster Image
age 10+
Tech-focused sci-fi puzzler challenges, makes players think.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
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Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes Game Poster Image
age 10+
Excellent VR puzzler teaches kids to cooperate, communicate.
Platforms: Mac, Oculus Rift, PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Windows
(2016)
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