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Best Roblox Games For Families

Roblox is a really popular game for young players. However, with so many different games to play it can be hard to know where to start. Here's our guide to the best Roblox games for young players.

Adopt Me

Adopt Me is one of the most popular Roblox games. In a rudimentary way it simulates daily life. You can build a home, look after pets and make friends. Like many Roblox games, it's the combination of an avid community of players and freeform play that make it popular. As with playground games, it evolves over time as developers add features suggested by the players.


Jailbreak is a popular Roblox game about escaping prison and getting away with various crimes. Based on the popular Prison Life and Madcity Roblox games, but adds a large open world in which you could drive vehicles, earn weapons and rob various buildings.

In Roblox Jailbreak the goal depends on your team. Prisoners must break out and become a successful criminal through robbing stores, bank or museum heists. Police try to keep prisoners in jail by arresting them, foiling robberies and car chases. There is a criminal base where players can pick up weapons and get changed from their Prison Jumpsuit.

Phantom Forces

Phantom Forces Roblox is a popular shooting game on Roblox. Phantom Forces isn’t available on iOS or Android. It's a shooting game played in an online arena in teams. Players need to develop an understanding of the geography of each location, handling of each weapon as well as other movement and strategic systems to do well.

Work At A Pizza Place

Work At A Pizza Place is a strategy game where you take on the role of a team member in a pizza restaurant. When you start you choose a role and work with other online players to fulfil orders, cook pizzas, manage stock and other aspects of the business.

Play involves moving around the work place, fetching and carrying, placing toppings, driving around the world to make deliveries. Your work depends on the role you have selected. Cashiers take money from customers. Cooks make the pizza's based on the orders on the whiteboard. Boxers place the cooked pizzas in boxes and Deliverers then drive the boxed pizzas to the right address.

Build a Boat for Treasure

Build A Boat for Treasure is a strategy game where build your ship (or anything else) from different materials and set sail for adventure. Doing this successfully earns new items and materials for your next build. Although this churn does encourage in-game purchases, it stands out for its evolution from simple Minecraft-style block building to powerful and flexible build tools like traditional Computer Aided Design (CAD) systems.

Welcome to Bloxburg

Welcome to Bloxburg is a simulation game where you take on daily activities in a fictional city. Drawing on gameplay from The Sims, you care for your character and keep their mood positive, by building and customizing your house, learning skills and working for money.

You can build an extensive house on your plot of land. Work through the different stages of building walls, roofs, floors, pools, mailboxes and basements. You can then decorate your home with electronics, beds, soft furnishings and kitchen appliances.

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Andrew Robertson
Andy Robertson is the editor of AskAboutGames and has written for national press and broadcast about video games and families for over 15 years. He has just published the Taming Gaming book with its Family Video Game Database.