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Educational Games

The human mind develops throughout an entire lifetime. Reinforcing this development using the power of technology to, for example, learn a second language, is something that the software on this page enables more than ever before.Video games as a medium can do more than entertain. In the software on this page, they can impart knowledge such as how to read a language, how to type faster, or even how to code. Some concepts can be very difficult for people to learn through conventional teaching methods, and video games could very well be the answer in these situations.

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Features

  • Puzzle Games
  • Learn with Flashcards
  • Portable
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Algodoo

Algodoo, previously Phun, is an educational, entertaining and somewhat addictive piece of software for playing around in a 2D physics sandbox in a cartoon-y fashion.

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TIPP10

TIPP10 is a free touch typing tutor for Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The software is easy to use and features a clear user interface.

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Ninchanese

Ninchanese.com is a complete method to learn Chinese, built for beginners and advanced Chinese learners alike.

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Playir

Create your own mobile apps & 3D multiplayer games with our super-easy design tools for iOS, Android, Windows Phone and HTML5! Less programming, more playing.

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Cram

Online flashcards are a great way to study! Cram is your number one online educational resource.

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LinguaLeo

LinguaLeo - online service for the study and practice of the English language, both for adults and for children.

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Robocode

Robocode is a programming game where the goal is to code a robot battle tank to compete against other robots in a battle arena.

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Freaking Math

Freaking Math can make you freaking mad!

How to play:

  • You have only one second to choose correct answer
  • Reach high score!!!
  • Beat your friends!!!
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Vocabla

Vocabla is an app for building your English vocabulary. It can help you learn 300+ English words/month.How it works:New English word? Add it to Vocabla. Memorize it.

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zuknow

Discontinued

Links are dead.Seems to be discontinued.

zuknow is a social memorization app. It is a flashcard based app and keeps you motivated by letting you compete with fellow learners .

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Alice

Alice is an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the web.

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Fit Brains

Discontinued

Fit Brains was discontinued in July 2018.

Fit Brains Trainer is an award-winning personalized brain games app that challenges you to perform at your best.

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Learn and play English

This engaging game of skill is a mobile tutor for self-study of vocabulary and phonetics on the beginner’s (elementary, basic) level.

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Peak

Get your brain in tip-top shape with over 30 fun games developed by neuroscience experts that challenge your cognitive skills.

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Yousician

An interactive guitar-learning app. Currently Yousician supports all acoustic and electric guitars, piano and ukulele. The support for bass is coming up.

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GLOBE MASTER

The game is about finding various locations on the globe (cities, mountains, UNESCO World Heritage places etc). The better your pick is, the more points you get. The idea isn't new, but the new thing in the game is that is made in 3D.

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Physion

Discontinued

Official website and download unavailable.

Physion is a Physics simulation software for creating interactive physics simulations and educational experiments.

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Elevate

Elevate is a brain training app designed to improve focus, speaking skills, processing speed, and more.

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Synap

Online education platform that uses spaced repetition to help students learn more in less time. Synap encourages students to create Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) quizzes, practice them at regular intervals and share with their friends.

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PIMSLEUR UNLIMITED

Pimsleur Unlimited combines the interactivity of software-based learning tools with the convenience and power of the portable Pimsleur Method

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Edustation

Edustation is a language learning platform for individuals, and SaaS language system for tutors, schools and companies.

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GS Preschool Games

Kids Preschool Games is a very easy-to-use and vibrant app to help develop kindergarten skills in your little ones. It is beautifully animated with captivating music and adorable characters that will keep your children engrossed.

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Flexbox Zombies

Flexbox is incredibly powerful. But it's also crazy hard to master. So we all end up depending on a cheat sheet and some mad guessing in the dev tools. Enough of that!

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GCompris

GCompris is a high quality educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10.

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Ba Ba Dum

A website for learning new words in many languages using images.

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