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Although every game is in one or more ways good for your brain lets focus on those that seem to have the best all-round cognitive improvement.
Obviously this is just a matter of opinion and is not valid research.
SO WHAT VIDEO GAME IS BEST FOR YOUR BRAIN?
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Call of Duty [/sarcasm]

The previous game which I played that required a brain was Portal 2, and sometimes I had to use Pen & Paper lol

Other than that, among the latest games, Dishonored rewards creativity. thumb.gif
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Yup. Portal.

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post #4 of 25
Portal was great, but having played the first one, the second one wasn't challenging because I was familiar with the concept already.
post #5 of 25
Pretty vague, a variety of games can fit into this such as strategy games, more intellectual games like Silent Hill or Penumbra, or just puzzling obstacle courses like Portal or Penumbra: Requiem.
 
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post #6 of 25
Try COGS on Steam. There is a mobile version on Google Play too. Fun mind game and it has some lengthy play time value. Really good game.

If you mean "action-type" games then, yeah, Portal is a good one.
 
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portal 1,2 and STARCRAFT 2 thumb.gif
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When it's released, Fract OSC should be a great brain teaser. I believe they describe it as Mysy meets electronic music.

You can download the demo/beta from here: http://richardeflanagan.com/
It's along the left side about half way down. I had a lot of fun with it and it's a puzzle game. It's on Steam Greenlight atm.
Probably more interesting if you are into synthesizers and electronic music as a heads up.
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starcraft 2

been playing this game for a few hours everyday for the last year and im still nowhere good smile.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by greenbalot View Post

starcraft 2
been playing this game for a few hours everyday for the last year and im still nowhere good smile.gif

(out of topic)

what league are you ? im plat 1v1
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