This page lists the newest games to be added recently to the Learn4Good Games Area, where children and Big Kids can play online games for free. Online since 2003, we list games under categories that include Action; Adventure; Arcade; Board; Bike; Car & Racing; Card; Dress Up & Coloring; Educational; Games for high school students; Hidden Object; Young Kids; Maze; Online; Pacman; Puzzle; Role Playing; Shockwave; Shooting; Simulation; Sports; Strategy and more. We hope that you enjoy these fun and challenging games with your family and friends.
A challenging, thinking puzzle game for those who love to play chess: Suited to intermediate to advanced chess players, Chess Puzzles is a difficult, strategy-based brainteaser activity where you exercise your problem solving skills, and have to position a number of chess pieces onto a grid without them threatening each other (The pieces follow their regular chess rules, and they cannot be placed on a square on the grid that causes them to ‘capture’ or be captured). This tricky chess practice puzzler will have your mind and eyes working overtime!
Contour is a very difficult, mouse-clicking, skill-based arcade game to keep you entertained and motivated for hours on end. In Contour, you must move and guide a marble ball toward the exit tile by raising and lowering the floor that the ball rests on. The ball begins each level on a flat, motionless grid, and you get it moving toward the highlighted exit tile by raising and/or lowering the areas close to the ball through careful, accurate mouse control and strategy. You also have to overcome challenging obstacles such as teleport squares, speed enhancement squares, magnetized areas, and more!
This fun and interactive hand-eye coordination and reaction speed game requires a great deal of patience, determination, and trial and error as you attempt to plot a suitable route through each tricky level. Good strategy is also required so that you avoid the grid edges as well as dangerous, obstacle-filled areas of the playing field. Advanced & creative players can also design your own game levels. So, let's get the ball rolling!
Classic Chess - A regular chess game played against the computer: In this online 2D chess activity for all ages - young children, teenagers and grown-ups, you take on a computer opponent in a straight-forward "no-tricks" game of virtual chess. Plot the downfall of your opponent’s king as you carefully and strategically position your pieces around the board. Suitable for beginner to intermediate (medium) level players, Classic Chess could provide a good basic platform for a newcomer to the undisputed King of strategy-based board games, or a solid training ground for a developing chess enthusiast!
Chess is a game for everyone, and every game of chess is different! There are literally thousands of strategies & combinations you can employ, and with a variety of different pieces with many movement attributes, you can tailor your own particular playing style to suit your own tactics. Top chess teachers say that you need to be progressive and aggressive – thinking one or two attacking moves ahead at all times! What chess type of player are you?
Play a classic-style game of chess against a plucky computer opponent! Touch Chess is a chess simulation Flash game (best for beginner to intermediate levels of ability) where you have the opportunity to test your strategic genius online. Take control of the board with aggressive, progressive play, and drive your opponent back with daring captures and brave offensives. There are no fancy animations or hidden gimmicks here – just good, old-fashioned chess against CPU! May the best player win!
Based on the classic Snake arcade video game that originated in the 1970s and became a cell phone phenomenon in the late 1990s, Snaky is a fun, addicting, and fast-paced, reaction skills-based arcade game where you control a peckish 2D reptile that slinks around a rectangular game grid in search of yummy worms to eat! This simple idea yet very tricky dexterity challenge centers around your hand / eye coordination, dexterity and reflexes.
The catch is that Snaky (you) cannot touch the outer walls of the grid, and must also not come into contact with your own tail – This becomes increasingly difficult as your snake grows in length with each healthy, wormy meal! So some good strategy is required as you figure out the best way to position Snaky for feeding once its tail becomes particularly long. Have you got the nimble skills to score big, and sssssslither your way into the record books?
The Adventure of Two is an interactive, teamwork-based, platform puzzle game where you have to guide two valiant alien brothers through 18 tricky levels on an epic quest to find to their spaceship. Utilizing the individual attributes of both alien as well as the cumulative skills of the duo together, you must open doors, lower bridges, leap over ravines, climb ropes, defeat enemies, and more! You play the role of strategic manager to the plucky twosome, and have to methodically solve problems and engineer solutions to plot your route through each obstacle-filled level.
This challenging brainteaser game and fun team management activity is a good test of your ability to combine the characteristics of two different characters to your advantage. You have to be acutely aware of the skills and limitations of each alien, and make quick decisions regarding which of the two little guys are suited to each individual task. Good reaction skills, high concentration and plenty of puzzle-busting determination are required. Now, can you help these courageous little guys to safely find their spaceship so that they can make their way back home? You can? Aw, you're a Star!
Play basketball with birds rather than with a ball! Basket Bird is a fun and addicting, mouse-clicking, skill-based online activity for kids of all ages where you have to throw spherical-shaped, feathered birds into color-coordinated baskets in each level. Practice your throwing skills by accurately firing the birds (instead of basketballs) into the awkwardly-positioned baskets. This cool Flash game represents a fun physics-based "ball" shooting challenge where you have to use your brain and good hand / eye coordination to figure out solutions and engineer angles in order to launch the cute birds up and into the baskets. Accurate mouse control, and careful judgment of power and trajectory are essential here if you want achieve success. These birds just love being launched by the way so let's get throwing some hoops!
An enchanting, music-based rescue game where you play musical notes to unlock doors, remove obstacles, solve problems, overcome protectors of different territories, & rescue your beloved bride.
Fans of epic adventure classics, innovative brain-teaser enthusiasts and musically-talented players should enjoy the delightfully charming adventure of Orpheus. This is an atmospheric, music-based, side-scrolling puzzle game where you have to methodically find solutions to each level by performing specific musical arrangements with your computer keys. Combining abstract, eccentric animation with a magical, mythical atmosphere, you have to guide our hero, Orpheus, on a dangerous journey to rescue his beloved Eurydice from the depths of the Underworld. Armed only with the power of music as your weapon of choice, you have to face down large creatures that can only be placated and bypassed through correctly playing musical notes in a certain order.
This immersive, 1-player RPG platform-based Flash game tests creative and memory skills as you attempt precise note compositions. You also exercise your problem solving skills as you use the power of music to lower bridges, remove obstacles, reveal ledges, evade capture, and more.
(Background Info: In Greek mythology, Orpheus was a legendary musician and poet who famously had the ability to charm all living things – and even stones and rocks - with his music. This game is a cool and unusual visual interpretation of the myth.)
Play a classic Looney Tunes cartoon-based game where you help Marvin the Martian to grab as much land as he can in a quest to take over planet Earth from "Daffy" Duck Dodgers by enclosing the territory (using his flying hovercraft) so that Daffy Duck can no longer enter that zone. But watch out for Daffy and Young Space Cadet so that they do not collide with the smoke trail from your moving hovercraft!
Marvin the Martian: Land Grab is a fun, fast-paced and challenging "territory conquering" arcade action game & skill-based activity that requires very good timing, sharp reactions and nifty finger-work. Here, you must "cut off" large percentage areas of the square game grid using you flight path! The catch is that you cannot double-back on your path, your "territory to be eliminated" must have four corners, and you have to avoid the patrol vehicles of your opponents who are trying to stop you from doing your essential land grabbing job! Are you ready to conquer the land and skies above with great skill and elegance? Enjoy the challenge!
Aliens have finally landed, and our nation and the whole of mankind is calling on our bravest and best to step forward to defend our turf, and whack these slimy space mutants into thin air! Yes, Sarge. That means we really need You for this final mission of survival, along with your platoon of valiant soldiers.
Pocket Platoon is a barnstorming alien invasion shoot 'em up game and rescue mission where you have to lead a ground unit of elite soldiers on a plucky offensive against the invading extra-terrestrial creatures! You play the role of platoon leader ‘Sarge’ while your loyal subordinates follow your lead by shadowing your every move, and shooting what you fire! There are 15 important missions in front of you with tasks which include the saving of captive prisoners, the infiltration of alien bases, the destroying of alien spacecraft, and general destruction of the ghastly enemy!
Fans of the classic cult 90’s action/strategy shooting game ‘Cannon Fodder’ should be familiar with the fast-paced gameplay of this awesome army-shooter Flash game. In Pocket Platoon, you need to deploy good observation skills, smart strategic planning, true leadership qualities, accurate mouse-clicking, and more! Your decision-making skills are paramount; each of your courageous soldiers is dependent on you making the right call. If you lead your troops into trouble, the consequences fall on your shoulders! So, are you made of metal, and ready to rid our beautiful planet of these uninvited invaders from another world?
Prepare for a true test of your keyboard-tapping skills and patience! Shape Escape: Extended is a straight-forward yet very difficult skill-based arcade game where you must guide a momentum-based steel marble toward a golden Exit Portal in each level. Much like classic arcade games like Plinko and Pinball, you have to expertly use the contours of the various ledges and bouncy obstacles to successfully navigate the ball through each level. Momentum plays a big part in your control of the marble (steel ball) – With your guidance, the object can increase and decrease in speed and spin-rate as it progresses.
In this retro 80’s-style ball control game, you really have to squeeze every ounce of ability and determination from your body and mind in order to keep the often seemingly unmanageable sphere within your grasp. Lots of trial and error, good hand/eye coordination and great patience are called upon as you must learn from your attempts and mistakes (which are punished routinely and swiftly!). How many of the 30 increasingly difficult maze-like levels will you conquer?
Bubble Quod 2 is a cool, teamwork-based platform puzzle game where you have utilize levels, push objects and create chain reactions in a physics-based setting to help two brothers encased in bubbles to escape from a dangerous, acid-filled facility! Sam and William were working hard at a rubber duck factory when a huge explosion sent everything into disarray! Now, with chaos raging, and acid leaking everywhere, you must become a hero and help guide the little siblings out of danger through good-old problem solving know-how, smart platform game reactions, fast keyboard skills, and a great amount of teamwork (In some levels, one of the brothers might have to help to release the other from a deep pit, or propel them onto higher ledges etc). The catch is that Sam and William are both trapped inside large latex bubbles which makes their movement relatively difficult to control.
This epic 25-level, interactive solution-finding arcade adventure combines the physical aspects of classic platform games like Mario and Sonic with the mental challenges of ‘boxed-in’ brain teasers such as Cut the Rope. This means that, as well as being fast, accurate, and tactful in your keyboard tapping, you also need to display good strategic planning and level management skills as you attempt to figure out how to escape each scenario. Remember: Never underestimate the power of teamwork!
Calling aboard all underwater treasure hunt enthusiasts! Fantastic Treasures of the Pacific Ocean is a quirky, skill-based submarine navigation game online where you must explore the ocean floor to discover discarded and lost treasure items over the centuries. From chests of gold, glittering trophies to awesome artifacts, the sea bed is filled with precious horde for you to find and collect. However, it’s not all plain sailing – You also have to skillfully avoid dangerous sharks and large fish that attempt to ram and damage your submarine. Fuel conservation is also important, so you must carefully monitor your fuel levels and return to base when needed.
This fun yet tricky submarine piloting activity requires good observation skills, slick hand/eye coordination, and reflexes; dodging and weaving around sharks and shoals of fish is no mean feat! Treasures are often hidden in between bits of coral on the sea bed – so you need to be something of an ‘underwater sleuth’ in order to spot the best items. This is also a resource management exercise; keeping an eye on your fuel levels and submarine health is the key to earning a successful haul of goodies. Are you ready to trawl the depths of the Pacific? Let’s dive into this treasure hunt! There's loot aplenty, Matey!
Chess Puzzle Game is an online jigsaw puzzle game of 4 difficulty levels for both little kids to older teens where you have to reassemble jumbled chess-based pictures (up to 4 in total) in order to reveal the full image. This stimulating, interactive, drag-and-drop, problem solving puzzle activity provides a challenge for jigsaw juniors through to jigsaw puzzle pros, and exercises your observation and concentration skills, visual perception, and of course, your patience and determination.
Did you know? The game of chess evolved from ancient board games played thousands of years ago in Egypt, India, China, Persia and the Arabic world! It is thought that the checkered chess board, as we know it today with its light and dark squares, came from a later European version of chess.
Test your eyesight and concentration levels. Pet Lion Story is an easy-to-play, fun, spot-the-differences visual puzzle game for younger kids and all children who like to exercise their observation skills. Here, you have to find and eliminate 5 miniscule differences in 8 mirrored picture puzzles that tell the cute story of a family who amazingly have adopted a huge hungry lion as their pet!
Don’t worry – this well-mannered king of the jungle is as friendly as can be, so you simply have to show off your super sleuthing skills in order to progress! But you really need to concentrate hard in order to find some of the tiny distinctions (It could be something as small as the positioning of a button on a person’s shirt). There’s no time limit – so you can be completely thorough in your hunt before you reach for the hint button. OK, it’s time to spot some differences!
Fans of top speed street racing action through futuristic, retro environments should really enjoy this tough, high octane arcade experience: Neon Race 2.0 is a whirlwind virtual reality driving game and space-age racing adventure where you have to literally smash through other cars, bikes and trucks in order to get to the finish line in as fast a time as possible. Racing against the clock, you have to guide your super sports car through the city highway, dodging and weaving around or smashing through fellow vehicles traveling in your direction (You deliberately crash into some vehicles to gain an advantageous acceleration boost!).
Supreme driving skill and reactions are the order of the day here – you absolutely need to be on top of your keyboard tapping game if you want to successfully dodge, weave, and smash your way to the finish line intact. Your observation skills and spatial awareness are also tested as you need to be completely aware of the fast approaching dangers and possible pitfalls of the track ahead. This hectic driving challenge is certainly one that funnels you into tunnel vision!
You'll need your creative construction hard hat for this challenging Tetris-style puzzler! 99 Bricks: Legend of Garry is a very good, interactive building & skill-based game where you must create specialized towers of Tetris blocks in each level. Unlike classic Tetris (where the goal is to keep your tower as low as possible), in 99 Bricks: Legend of Garry, you have to build tall and solid buildings using the familiar rotatable Tetris blocks. Acting as the savior or ‘Brickonia’, your astute construction and engineering talents are required to help rebuild the once great kingdom as you travel from town to town, building Tetris tower-esque skyscrapers of specified heights as you progress.
Fans of online engineering-based brainteasers and freestyle building games should find the tower building gameplay in this cool yet tricky block stacking activity at the higher quality end of the scale. The game is based on the laws of physics and gravity, so your Tetris block towers must be well-balanced and firmly supported in order to remain upright. The gameplay also includes an element of fun and adventure as you actually have a goal of rebuilding towns along your epic journey. Enjoy this great block stacking test of your construction skills, stamina and patience!
Play a fun online miniature-golf game for kids: Easter Golf is a wacky Easter-themed virtual golf challenge where you have to help Jake Rabbit collect Easter eggs while trying to putt the ball into the hole in as few shots as possible. Score points for par-or-better performances, and earn extra bonus points for collecting as many of the randomly-dotted Easter eggs as you can on each hole. However, in classic crazy golf style, each of the 18 mini-adventure holes are filled with madcap obstacles such as interactive barriers, mega-fast grass, disappearing gates, water hazards, and more!
This marvelous, mouse-clicking golf escapade requires good strategic planning and accurate shooting. Just like playing putt-putt golf in real life - a steady hand, tip-top concentration and great patience are very important. Each hole presents a combined skill and physics-based challenge, and you have to figure out a logical solution (using the angles and contours of the terrain) that gets the little white ball to the hole in the minimum number of attempts! Let's putt a few in style, and collect some yummy eggs with our Easter bunny to boot!
Are you ready for a really hectic skill-based game to play all day? Duck or Jump is a Flappy Bird Flash-style game, and just as difficult and addicting in our view. It might just have you simultaneously laughing, crying, and jumping around the room in great frustration or in utter glee!
The simple 2-key controls belie the awesome challenge this extremely tricky 8-bit arcade game presents to even the most astute gamers who really fancy their reaction speed and timing skills. Duck or Jump makes you do just that, over and over! Here, you must dodge fixed green pipe obstacles on an endless, speedy dash across the side-scrolling game zone! You play the role of an acrobatic daredevil runner, and need super-quick reactions and keyboard tapping in order to survive for as long as possible on a madcap, endless sprint. Even the minutest error in your timing results in a run-ending crash!
Challenge your friends, family and work associates to see how long they can survive in this awesome test of patience, persistence and endurance! Note that this is one hard game to shake off once you start, so ensure to have plenty of free time at your fingertips before you press A!
3 Slices 2 combines physics, gravity, and geometry to produce a tricky mouse-clicking puzzle game where you have to eliminate as much or as many of the red and blue shapes from the game area with three strategically-positioned turns (‘slices’) in each level. You are the ‘Master Slicer’, and must figure out the slicing length and angle for each turn that should produce the optimal gravitational reaction of the cut shapes so that a target percentage of the red (or red and blue) shapes are successfully eliminated from the game zone. This is not as easy as you might initially think because you have to contend with awkwardly-positioned shapes, difficult slicing angles, and unorthodox shapes (the blue ones) which rise like helium-filled balloons when freed!
This difficult and addicting online problem solving brain-teaser requires good observation skills, strategic planning and prediction skills, as well as pinpoint mouse-clicking. An appreciation for the laws of physics and gravity is definitely helpful. For example, you may have to perform one or two preliminary slices to move shapes into position before executing one final / main slice to cause the main gravitational reaction. Younger players can effectively ‘slice’ their way into this intriguing, interactive puzzle, while more experienced fans of physics-based challenges should get a good workout with this groovy brain-teaser. Happy slicing!