This page lists the newest action games to be added recently to the Learn4Good Games Area, where children and Big Kids can play online games for free. We hope that you and your family and friends enjoy these fun easy-to-play to more challenging games.
Capture territory, dominate the grid, and become the biggest and toughest Snake Boss in town in this cool multi-player, reaction skills and strategy-based game! Splix.io is a really addicting browser-based game for older kids / teens where your goal is to rule the grid by conquering as many blocks as possible with your snake-like crawler. Based on a large grid, you are pitted against dozens of other snakes in a fierce battle for terrain! Take out your enemies by cutting across their snake tails – but be very careful not to leave your own tail exposed!
Skills required: This highly interactive and immersive snake battle game requires great focus, concentration, fast reactions, anticipation skills, endless determination, stamina and a highly competitive streak as you attempt to carefully and strategically increase your land mass. Your snake is constantly on the move so you have to be really alert!
Keep invading baddies away from your base in this tricky tower defense game with quirky notebook-style animations! Paper War is a highly-challenging, strategy-based action game where you must place special missile-firing towers along the path to your base. Utilize a combination of these towers and your mouse cursor to simultaneously eliminate advancing hordes of ‘critters’ before they hit your HQ and deplete your health reserves!
Skills required: This tricky and highly-interactive strategy battle game requires a good blend of physical and mental skills. Sharp hand-eye coordination, hawkish observation skills, and fast reactions are vitally important. You also require alert multi-tasking skills, focus, determination, and stamina. Good strategic planning under pressure is the key to keeping your base safe. Tried and tested tower defense tactics should be used – remember to be cautious and shrewd with your tower placements.
Defeat enemy tanks with pure firepower and smart dodging skills in this intense, top down, tank battlefield game! Think Tanks is a tricky, multi-level, reactions-based skill and strategy game in which you control a powerful tank in 50 increasingly-challenging battles where you fight to be the last tank standing. Shoot fireball missiles at your enemies, dodge and weave around the confined battlefield, and upgrade your tank between levels!
Skills required: This fun military shooter arcade game requires a blend of good mouse and keyboard control skills. Timing and sharp reflexes are very important; you must choose the best moments to go on the attack, and the right time to play defensively. Thoughtful strategy is key in a battlefield scenario; your tactics must be shrewd. Gung-ho-style tank control won't get you far when the enemy outnumbers you 4 or 5 to 1! You need focus, concentration, and great discipline to strike at optimal times!
Play a very tricky collect and avoid game where you must protect a cute monkey from flying coconuts! The Cubic Monkey Adventures 2 is a high-intensity skill-based game where you must survive for as long as possible in a jungle environment while very dangerous coconut missiles are being flung at your monkey hero. Collect delicious fruits (bananas, pineapples, blueberries) to increase your score while simultaneously avoiding being hit by the pesky coconuts!
Skills required: This straight-forward, 1-level, arcade action game requires fast reactions, smart keyboard control, focus, concentration, stamina and great determination. Alert anticipation skills are also important as you try to avoid the incoming missiles. As this is a ‘repeat-play’ game, you can learn from your mistakes (through trial and error), and try to increase your top score with each attempt!
Tricky reaction speed and coordination skills game: Squares 2 is a very fast-paced, repeat-play, survival-based game where you must collect black squares while avoiding red squares at all cost. Set on a chaotic 2D battlefield, you use a simple black square (via your computer mouse cursor) to collect as many other black squares and circular black power-ups as possible. The catch is that each time you come into contact with a black square to increase your score, your own square gets larger – and the lethal red squares increase in speed!
Skills required: This high-intensity and addicting skill game requires really fast reactions, hand eye coordination, and sharp wrist movements as you dodge and weave your cursor around the play area. Supreme alertness, focus and concentration skills are essential as you look to avoid the deadly red shapes. As this is a trial and error / ‘repeat-play’ game, you have numerous attempts to increase your top score – so plenty of stamina and endless determination are key.
Save your vegetable patch from rampaging insects by strategically placing missile-firing gnomes along the path in this high-octane tower-defense strategy game! Garden TD is a mouse-controlled, multi-level, tactics-based game where you must carefully position defensive gnomes and other deterrents along a winding path in order to stop marching hordes of insects from wreaking havoc and eating the prized veggies and crops stored at your base! Perch various types of gnomes along the route so that they pick off the beetles, grubs, wasps, and other creepy-crawlies that approach from the ground and the air!
Background info: Insects are plaguing the United Kingdom, and you must traverse 20 levels throughout Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales and England to defeat them before they wipe out your kingdom of crops!
Reasons to play this survival-based strategy game: Fans of classic tower defense challenges should enjoy the quirky twist on the ‘base siege’ template (After all, it's not every day you see all-out missile warfare between garden gnomes and an invading insect army!). Test and exercise your strategic planning skills, battle know-how, fast reactions, focus, concentration and judgment skills as you fight to survive the insect onslaught!
Guide two brave miners through 15 gem-collecting and escape-the-level challenges for one or two players where really good teamwork and reaction skills are essential! Minerics is a tricky, run-and-jump action game with problem-solving elements where you must guide two helmet-wearing heroes through a series of increasingly-difficult underground levels featuring ledges, switches, bridges, and other tough puzzle-based tasks.
Skills required: This fun and interactive, teamwork-based brain teaser game requires alert problem-solving skills, good strategy, and fast reactions. Some levels feature ‘switch-flip’ tasks where you must strategically plan out how to advance both miners. Other tasks include Mario-style, run-and-jump actions that require good timing and smart keyboard control.
Help two resourceful prisoners to ‘escape the level’ with a combination of good teamwork, smart strategy, and fast reactions! Money Movers 2 is a fun and challenging, platform-based action game where you must guide a ‘Little & Large’ duo to the Exit Door in 20 increasingly-tricky, ledge and obstacle-filled levels. Use the individual attributes of both amusing characters to your advantage as you leap across ravines, flip switches, collect money bags, avoid security guards, bullets, and more on your quest to break out of prison!
Note: This pair of jailbird heroes were actually framed for a crime and wrongly-imprisoned in the first place, so don't feel bad about helping them to escape to freedom!
Skills required: This entertaining, teamwork-based platform game and brain teaser requires a blend of alert physical skills (sharp reflexes, coordination and observation skills) and mental skills (strategic planning, analytical thinking, problem-solving skills, determination, and perseverance). Note the individual attributes of both characters, and then use these strengths to help both guys reach the Exit Door unscathed. Remember – Great teamwork is a hugely important key to success!
Help two awesome ninja turtles to rescue prisoners and then escape through an Exit Portal in 14 increasingly-challenging levels. Ninja Turtles Hostage Rescue is a fun yet tough, teamwork-based, problem-solving platform game for one or two players where you must guide Leonardo (blue mask) and Raphael (red mask) through the obstacle-filled levels using breadsticks and watermelons as weapons to release hostages from prison cells and then dash to an Exit Portal to progress.
Skills required: This tricky, platform-based brain teaser puzzle combines good teamwork combined with fast reactions, timing, sharp observation and anticipation skills. You can control both turtles simultaneously as a solo player – but it's far easier to take on the levels as a dynamic duo in 2 player mode.
Fire a brave astronaut from platform to platform using accurate mouse clicking and timing, and good judgement of power and trajectory: Little Rocketman is an aiming and accuracy, jumping-based game and problem-solving challenge for kids and teens where you must launch and propel a very determined litte astronaut safely from ledge to ledge to the end of each space world in order to help him save his girlfriend from the clutches of an evil robot. Avoid falling into the abyss, and collect power-ups along the way to increase your score and improve your chances of rescuing Little Rocketman's girlfriend!
Skills required: This challenging, physics-based, rocket-control-style arcade game requires an appreciation of angles, power and flight trajectory. Your astronaut performs as a missile that needs to be fired accurately onto the next platform in order to progress. To achieve this, you need to be very focused and display good judgement skills, and an ability to learn from your attempts and deftly adjust your subsequent actions accordingly. Sharp reactions also come into play as you can alter your astronaut's flight path in midair!
Collect as many chickens as you can before time runs out in this 2 player, endless running-style game that exercises your reaction skills: Viking Breakfast is a fun side-scrolling, retro arcade game where you take on a best friend or family member in a wacky running challenge. Here, you score points for collecting as many chickens as possible along your run. Dodge and weave around dangerous obstacles, and try to be the top scoring Viking when the clock reaches zero!
Skills required: This eccentric, old-school, obstacle avoidance skill game requires very quick reactions and coordination, tactful movement, and nimble keyboard control. Good focus and concentration skills are really important as you work to avoid obstacles while simply collecting chickens.
Guide a smiley face character down an endless ravine, and try to avoid the raising platforms that attempt to impede your path. Smiley Collapse is a fast-paced action game for one or two players where you must survive for as long as possible on a downward-scrolling obstacle course. Roll, dodge and weave your way along the raising ledges while collecting power ups, and try ensure that the top of the game screen doesn't ‘catch up’ on your smiley character. Test your stamina on a solo run, or play against a best friend or family member in a competitive, one-on-one battle for survival!
Skills required: This fun and challenging, reaction skills and obstacle avoidance game requires very fast reflexes and key control, and really sharp focus, anticipation skills, and great determination. You must be constantly on alert to keep your smiley character on a downward trajectory, and use the constantly-changing terrain to your advantage.
Rush is a multiplayer, gravity-flip race game where you must guide futuristic robot characters on tricky, side-scrolling obstacle courses. Featuring two different race modes and 1-4 player options, you must constantly change the effects of gravity in order to flip your robot racer onto the roof of the course and back again.
Skills required: This addicting, fast-paced, running arcade game prizes really fast reactions, sharp focus and concentration, and shrewd anticipation skills. Depending on whether you are involved in race mode or battle mode, you must exhibit good strategy to guide your robot safely through the deterrent-filled levels.
Catch monsters and collect gems to progress in this cute, teamwork-based, platform adventure game for 1 or 2 players! Monster Catcher Team is a reactions and timing-based action game where you must help Panda and his friend to strategically capture monsters and collect precious gemstones in 20 increasingly-challenging, obstacle-filled levels.
Skills required: This interactive, ledge-based, Mario-style platform adventure requires sharp reflexes, nifty keyboard control, and good observation skills. Great teamwork is hugely important; monsters can only be caught by combining the attributes of your dynamic duo. Test your multi-tasking skills by controlling both characters simultaneously, or enlist the help of a best friend / family member to join in the fun action!
Conjure magical ladders to aid the progress of a flightless duck in this challenging, platform-based action game with cool puzzle elements! Flightless is an innovative and quirky, escape-the-level adventure game for 1 or 2 players where you must guide a ground-bound duck through a series of underground mazes. The catch is that our hero duck cannot fly (or even jump), so you must use special ladders to navigate through the multiple, confined levels. Play on your own or with a best friend or family member for a fun, split-screen battle effect.
Skills required: This highly interactive, problem-solving arcade game combines platform-style action with brain teaser tasks as you rush to figure out the best way to maneuver your duck hero through each level using the awesome magic ladder system. Good timing, fast reactions, nifty keyboard control, and sharp observation skills are all particularly important here. Great focus and determination are also required – especially in two player mode.
Recover pieces of a lost ‘mustache shampoo formula’ in this side-scrolling, run and jump action game for one or two players! Mustache World is an interactive, platform-based skill game where you must guide proud Mario-like, mustache-wearing, comb-throwing heroes through obstacle and baddie-filled levels. An evil, non-mustachioed thief has stolen the famous manuscript for a mustache shampoo, and you must recover the pieces of this manuscript at the end of each level.
Skills required:Fast reactions are essential for evading and defeating the eccentric, barbershop tool baddies! Timing your jumps between ledges is also key. Play as a solo mustache hero, or enlist the help of a best friend or family member to increase your chances of success.
Guide a speedy stickman through a series of spike and obstacle-filled levels in this awesome, fast-paced, timing-based platform game! Exit Path is a highly-challenging, multi-level run and jump action game where you control a superhero stickman character on a mad dash through levels filled with rotating spikes, moving axes, hard-to-reach ledges, and other tricky deterrents. Survive all the way through each side-scrolling test, and safely maneuver your stickman hero through the right hand side of the play area.
Skills required: This addicting speed run challenge requires really fast reactions, savvy keyboard control, sharp hand-eye coordination, alert anticipation skills, and a good dose of dogged determination! Learning from trial and error is also really important (You will almost certainly end up playing the later levels three or more times).
Guide an acrobatic ninja hero through a series of side-scrolling, fast-paced levels where you must react quickly to oncoming obstacles and brutish bad guys! Rogue Soul II is an awesome, combat-based, run and jump action game where you play the role of a courageous ninja character on a side-scrolling dash of destruction! Leap over obstacles, collect coins and armor, defeat baddies, bounce to high ledges, make upgrades and more on this wacky, platform-based, running and jumping adventure.
Skills required: As with many high-intensity platform games, you have little time to relax here, and must exhibit fast reactions and coordination, nifty keyboard control, and shrewd observation and anticipation skills in order to progress (as you attempt to dodge and weave around obstacles while keeping a keen eye on the constantly scrolling terrain and possible further deterrents).
Guide a music-obsessed jumping hero through a series of tricky, interactive platform-based mazes that you can alter to your advantage by collecting, activating, and de-activating musical note blocks. span class="game_strong">Resonance is a charming, challenging and innovative, escape-the-level action game that also plays as a problem-solving brain teaser. You must carefully alter the game environment by collecting musical notes, and controlling the blocks that correspond to these notes by switching them on and off to your advantage. Navigate through each level by activating and de-activating the special music blocks – making them solid new ledges or removing them as obstacles.
Skills required: This atmospheric, jumping-based maze game combines classic puzzle problem-solving with reaction skills. You must use shrewd, analytical thinking skills to figure out the best way to guide your musical hero to the Exit Point. Good keyboard control, observation and anticipation skills are all vitally important if you want to conquer this awesome, multi-level challenge!
Help a resourceful and courageous mummy and pharaoh duo to protect and reclaim their lost treasure! Pharaoh Mummy Guard Treasure is a quirky fun, 1 or 2-player, teamwork-based platform game where your task is to guide the dynamic duo through a series of 15 obstacle and baddie-filled levels. Evade fireball missiles thrown by greedy tomb robbers, and use the ancient powers of the mummy and pharaoh team to defeat enemies, remove obstacles, collect hourglass power-ups, and reach the golden treasure chest in each increasingly challenging level.
Skills required: This cool and light-hearted action game centers around the strategic teamwork between the two heroes; you must cunningly use the individual attributes of each character to the advantage of the team. Good keyboard control, fast reactions, sharp focus, observation and anticipation skills, smart analytical thinking, and stamina are all vital cogs in this magical, ancient Egyptian-themed adventure.