need some advice for kid games please

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  1. Sicklinker
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    hello everyone!

    my son who is almost 5 years old discoverd my DS for him and is playing around a bit.
    does anyone of you know any like educational kid games for really young players ?
    he can read already so thats no problem.
    you know, simple stuff like easy maths, train to write letters etc.

    thanks [​IMG]
     
  2. Ducky

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    I'd say.. ah , Nintendogs , New Super Mario Bros. ... Ammmm I can't think of more , But these games are not educational but they are easy , And will fit for him , I think.
     
  3. sazman

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    Well Of the top of my head i can think of Math Play Brain Buster Puzzle Pack and Brain Training for educational games and for fun check out FoxMcCloud's suggestions
     
  4. jessew

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    well... Find games that are good. Chances are on DS that it will be okay for kids. If you want something easy, try princess peach or kirby squeak squad.
     
  5. Edgedancer

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    Try some of the mini game compilations like wario ware.
     
  6. Banger

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    You could try those language games to try getting him to be able to learn a new language but that is something you would have to help him with a lot to figure it out. That or brainage, which I am sure most people would disagree with me but if you stick with some of the basic main levels I think it would over all help him for when he has to do those type of things later on in school to be ahead of the curve.
     
  7. azotyp

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    Electroplankton, Jam Session (theire really easy and fun).
     
  8. Banger

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    Not sure about the second game but Electroplankton is a good idea, I let my 4 year old brother play it today while I was over there and he enjoyed it. Also something you should look into if you have a mod cart of course is the homebrew Drawing program (Colors). My little brother also enjoyed that.
     
  9. Jaejae

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    Warioware, nice and simple, also minigame based, so good for those with less than desirable attention spans.
     
  10. helpme

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    here some educational games according to gamespot

    Brain Age: Train Your Brain in Minutes a Day
    Brain Age 2: More Training in Minutes a Day
    My Word Coach
    I Did It Mum! (Boy) or( Girl)
    Big Brain Academy
    My Spanish Coach
    Flash Focus: Vision Training in Minutes a Day
    Pac-Pix
    Left or Right - Ambidextrous Challenge
     
  11. Colesy

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    The Crayola colouring game is good my 5 year old son enjoys it...he also loves any of the Lego Star Wars games.

    There is also a Story Book game...I can't remember it's exact name.
     
  12. Banger

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    Interactive Storybook? I believe there is 3 of them as of right now.
     
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    Animal Genius (my 5 year daughter loves this), I Spy, Looney Toons - Duck Amuck.
     
  14. moozxy

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    Cooking Mama! Everyone loves that game!
     
  15. IainDS

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    Contra.
     
  16. PBC

    PBC What!? I can change this??

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    Might your five year old boy like little mermaid? My nephew did. There is a little mermaid game out...not sure how educational it was.
    It did have a pretty cool mini game where you have to match the tune by singing it back to the DS. FUN!!
     
  17. DarkAura

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    Over there.
    I was gonna say that! It's fun and easy for kids too.
     
  18. Anakir

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    Ultimate Mortal Kombat..

    lol just joking. Um, virtual pets are really good for kids. They keep kids amused for a while surprisingly. I had a cousin, 6 years old, playing nintendogs on my DS for hours..
     
  19. War

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    Yeah, my little brother LOVES Nintendogs. I think that's by far one of the best "kiddie" games.