Total Nerd The Best Educational Games of All Time  

Reference
2.6k votes 201 voters 56.1k views 66 items

This is a list of the best educational games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated educational games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest educational games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these educational games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging educational games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new educational games.

This list includes LittleBigPlanet, Jeopardy! and more games.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best educational games?" and "What is the greatest educational game game of all time?"
list ordered by

1
53 21
The ClueFinders 3rd Grade Adve... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

2
32 10
Treasure Cove! + Treasure Moun... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Treasure Cove! + Treasure Mountain!

3
39 23
LittleBigPlanet is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

4
18 7
Gizmos & Gadgets! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Gizmos & Gadgets! Jan 01 1993

5
19 8
Zoombinis Island Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Zoombinis Island Odyssey

6
21 10
Mario's Time Machine is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Mario's Time Machine Jan 01 1993

7
23 12
Mario Is Missing! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

8
31 20
The Lost Mind of Dr. Brain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

9
19 10
The ClueFinders Math Adventure... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

10
19 10
Mario's Early Years: Preschool... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

11
13 5
The Magic School Bus Explores ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
The Magic School Bus Explores the Rainforest

12
15 7
The ClueFinders Search and Sol... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

13
15 7
Magic School Bus Volcano Adven... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Magic School Bus Volcano Adventure

14
18 10
Math Blaster Plus! is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Math Blaster Plus!

The Best Flying Pokemon of All Time

15
16 9
Big Brain Academy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Big Brain Academy Jun 30 2005

16
15 9
The Island of Dr. Brain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

17
8 3
Star Wars: Yoda's Challenge - ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Star Wars: Yoda's Challenge - Activity Center

18
7 2
Disney's Math Quest with Aladd... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Disney's Math Quest with Aladdin Jul 05 1998

19
9 4
Brainstorm: The Game Show is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Brainstorm: The Game Show Oct 10 2002

20
14 10
Mario's Early Years: Fun with ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

21
11 7
Castle of Dr. Brain is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

The Best Slots in Vegas

22
6 2
JumpStart ABC's is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
JumpStart ABC's

23
6 2
GeoSafari: Animals is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
GeoSafari: Animals

24
6 2
Dinosaur Predators is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Dinosaur Predators

25
4 0
Bioscopia: Where Science Conqu... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Bioscopia: Where Science Conquers Evil

26
4 0
Rizk is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Rizk 2010

27
13 10
DinoPark Tycoon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

28
8 5
JumpStart Escape from Adventur... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
JumpStart Escape from Adventure Island Nov 17 2009

The 10 Cruelest Video Game Pranks of All Time

29
7 4
Pajama Sam's One-Stop Fun Shop is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Pajama Sam's One-Stop Fun Shop 2000

30
7 4
Word Slinger is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Word Slinger

31
6 3
Headline Harry and The Great P... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Headline Harry and The Great Paper Race

32
4 1
Eli's Ladder is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Eli's Ladder

33
4 1
Alge-Blaster 3 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Alge-Blaster 3

34
4 1
Math Workshop is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Math Workshop

35
3 0
Adventsquiz is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Adventsquiz Jan 01 2000

The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

36
3 0
Sesame Street Crayon: Opposite... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Sesame Street Crayon: Opposites Attract

37
3 0
Learning Game I Spy Treasure H... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Learning Game I Spy Treasure Hunt

38
3 0
Chromatron 1, 2, 3, 4: The Com... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Chromatron 1, 2, 3, 4: The Complete Collection 2007

39
3 0
School House: 30 Educational P... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
School House: 30 Educational Programs

40
3 0
Will Harvey's Music Constructi... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Will Harvey's Music Construction Set

41
3 0
Stickybear: Math is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Stickybear: Math

42
3 0
The Eyeballing Game is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
The Eyeballing Game Sep 30 2008

The 25 Most Sexually Frustrated Pokemon

43
3 0
Seasons is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Seasons May 05 2004

44
3 0
All the Fun of the Fair is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
All the Fun of the Fair

45
3 0
Juggles' Butterfly is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Juggles' Butterfly

46
3 0
Learn to Play Chess with Fritz... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Learn to Play Chess with Fritz and Chesster 2: Chess in the Black Castle

47
3 0
Driving Theory Training is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
Driving Theory Training

48
3 0
AI Wars: The Insect Mind is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time
AI Wars: The Insect Mind

49
8 6
Evolution: The Game of Intelli... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time

50
7 5
Color a Dinosaur is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Educational Games of All Time