Definitive List of Games Suitable for Kids 2½ Years of Age
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This goal of this series of Geeklists is to provide a definitive list of games that the publishers consider to be suitable for children of a particular age.

This is a list of games suitable for 2½-year-olds.

Please contribute to it, and quote the age range claimed by the publisher.

Thank you!

Also, see Games by player age.
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1. Board Game: Lecker, lecker! [Average Rating:6.75 Unranked]
Board Game: Lecker, lecker!
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2. Board Game: Orchard [Average Rating:6.34 Overall Rank:3777]
Board Game: Orchard
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The Orchard

HABA's age range on this one is 3 to 6.

However, this can be played by yourger children, especially as the game is co-operative.

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3. Board Game: Cranium Cariboo [Average Rating:6.11 Overall Rank:7057]
Board Game: Cranium Cariboo
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Box claims "4 and up".

However, my daughter started playing in the easy mode (with help counting) at 2.5. Younger kids love playing with the game components.
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4. Board Game: Boa Bella [Average Rating:6.09 Unranked]
Board Game: Boa Bella
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5. Board Game: Magic Treasure and Sunshine Game [Average Rating:6.00 Unranked]
Board Game: Magic Treasure and Sunshine Game
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4 and up
...but all the parts, are large (2"×2" or bigger), and my 20½-month-olds love saying and signing what all the pictures depict.
 
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6. Board Game: Gute Nacht [Average Rating:5.62 Unranked]
Board Game: Gute Nacht
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"2-8 years"
 
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7. Board Game: Monkey Madness [Average Rating:5.31 Overall Rank:18263]
Board Game: Monkey Madness
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My 2-year-old usually prefers to take turns drawing from the bag, rather than drawing until you get a match, which is the rule, but she sometimes plays by the rules.
 
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8. Board Game: Lalelu [Average Rating:5.00 Unranked]
Board Game: Lalelu
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2½+

A seller on eBay said:
"My daughter loved this game until now (she is 4½)...."
 
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