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The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games 

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Nintendo DS at some point.

If you owned a Nintendo DS at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few educational games in your collection. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best Nintendo DS educational games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling educational games that were released for Nintendo DS. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This list includes Big Brain Academy, My Spanish Coach and more. Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.
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Big Brain Academy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2005 (Nintendo)
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Brain Age: Train Your Br... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2005 (Nintendo Software Planning and Development)
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My Word Coach is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2007 (Ubisoft Quebec)
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My Spanish Coach is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2007 (Ubisoft)
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Dr. Kawashima's Brain Tr... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2005 (Nintendo Network Business & Development)
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My Japanese Coach is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
My Japanese Coach Released: Oct 14 2008 (Ubisoft)
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Sea Monsters: A Prehisto... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2007 (Atomic Planet Entertainment)
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Rhythm 'n Notes: Improve... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2007 (IE Institute Co.)
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My Weight Loss Coach is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2008 (Ubisoft Montreal)
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Brain Voyage is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
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Mega Brain Boost is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Mega Brain Boost
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Cooking Guide: Can't Dec... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2008 (indieszero)
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My French Coach is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
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Civilization Revolution ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2008 (Firaxis Games)
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100 Classic Book Collect... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2010 (Genius Sonority)
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English Training: Have F... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
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Flash Focus: Vision Trai... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
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Jam Sessions is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2007 (Plato)
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Mind Quiz: Your Brain Co... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
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Brain Challenge is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
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Best of Tests DS is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
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Brain Assist is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2008 (Sega)
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Brain Quest Grades 3 &am... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2008 (Electronic Arts)
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Brain Quest Grades 5 &am... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2008 (Electronic Arts)
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Doragana is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo DS Educational Games
Released: 2008 (Sega)