Video games are not as taboo as they once were. They are getting educational and thanks to the Wii, physical as well. Parents no longer have to worry that their kids isn’t getting enough mental or physical exercise and can buy video games for their kids with confidence. I also believe kids should be able to play games that are not educational as well. After all, everyone deserves to have fun once in a while. Each of these games I feel are good choices for a variety of reasons.

Scribblenauts is a game for the Nintendo DS. You help Maxwell, your character by completing different puzzles. It’s great for all ages and you get to use the stylus as well as a keyboard. With over 200 levels it’s sure to keep your gamer busy. Scribblenauts is available from Amazon for $27.99.

Wii Sports Resort is available for the Nintendo Wii. This game is great for those that are fans of the original Wii Sports. These games will keep you moving and having fun all at the same time. You can read my review of the game here. The whole family can get in on the fun and it provides great exercise. Wii Sports Resort is available from Amazon for $46.99.

Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box is available for the Nintendo DS. This game has over 150 brain teasers and no time limits. This game will keep you thinking but you do not have to complete each puzzle to finish the game. Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box is available from Amazon for $29.99.

Coming Soon is New Super Mario Bros. available from Nintendo Wii. Set to be released November 15, 2009 this game will surely be a hit with all the Mario fans out there. New items and the ability to play 2-4 players should make this another bestseller. Your gamer will not want to miss this one, and it will be out in time for Christmas. So just like Bandar judi bola, your holiday will be awesome because of this game. Pre-order your copy today at Amazon for $46.99.

Rachet and Clank Future: A Crack In Time will be available for PS3 on October 27, 2009. This game is for ages 10 and up, providing many space battles and hidden items. The levels are non-linear so you can thoroughly explore each one. This game sounds like it’s going to be great fun. Pre-order this game at Amazon for $56.49.

Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games will be tons of family fun on the Nintendo Wii. Play all sorts of different winter Olympic games with our favorite characters. This game will also be available on the Nintendo DS. Pre-order this game for Wii at Amazon for $44.99.

There are lots of other great games available this holiday season. Parents just may be taking over the family game systems with some of these new releases this holiday season.