Nintendo Wii has come up with a wide range of games for different age groups. There are age-specific games for toddlers, young children, teens and adults. Moreover, it has games belonging to all categories including sports, strategy, shooting, racing, adventure and many more, which makes the Nintendo console one of the best in the gaming industry. Let us take a look at some of the top rated games for children.
Big Brain Academy
Big Brain Academy is a sequel to the DS brain training game. In this game, the players have to enroll in the academy, after which, they are given a set of exciting brain teasers. Once you are done with the challenges, Professor Lobe will calculate your brain weight and award you with a grade, based on your performance. This is one of the best educational games for kids. Some other games in this category are Smarty Pants, My Word Coach and Cosmic Family.
Dora the Explorer: Dora Saves the Crystal Kingdom
This is the latest in the series Dora the Explorer. The game is specifically designed for younger children and hence is simple to play. It introduces some early learning concepts such as colors, shapes, and sizes.
Mario Kart is a game perfectly suitable for kids of all ages. They can have a great time with Mario and his friends, racing in the adventure land with a whole lot of surprises coming their way. The Nintendo Wii wheel transforms the game pad into a steering wheel that gives the players an awesome racing experience. Mario Kart is surely one of the top games for children under 8. Parents can also join in the fun with their kids and have a great family experience together.
Toy Story Mania
Toy Story Mania belongs to the category of shooting games. This game features single player and multiplayer shooting gallery-style gameplay. All you need to do is point the Wii Remote at the screen, aim at the target and shoot. This game is a complete package of fun, excitement and adventure! You could also try out other shooting themed games such as Link's Crossbow Training and Duck Hunt. So get ready to aim and fire!
Dance Dance Revolution Hottest Party 3
This is one of the best dance games in the market. There are over 60 tracks you can choose from. The kids mode in Dance Dance Revolution Hottest Party 3, comes with much simpler controls. There is also a Lesson Mode for the kids to learn the basics by practicing timing and direction of arrows on the dance pad.
Kids mostly love to play games that include puzzles and mazes. They enjoy solving simple mysteries and challenges, and the Wii platform offers games of all these genres, making the console a hit among all!
Top 10 Wii Games
- Go Diego Go! Great Dinosaur Rescue
- Disney Princess Enchanted Journey
- JumpStart: Pet Rescue
- Boom Blox
- Wii Sports
- Littlest Pet Shop
- Super Mario Galaxy
- A Boy and his Blob
- Lego Series
- Spilled Milk
I'm sure your kids will love playing all of them!