Game Reviews

Jane Austen's Rogues & Romance Game Poster Image
age 13+
Hidden object game puts wacky spin on classic novels.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
Marie Antoinette & The Independence War Game Poster Image
age 8+
Historical game lets kids play with famous leaders.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
Nancy Drew: Tomb of the Lost Queen Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fab mystery lets you explore ancient Egyptian ruins.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
Botanicula Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Beautiful, imaginative adventure is a treat for eyes, ears.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
FEZ Game Poster Image
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FEZ
age 9+
Indie game wonder is a fountain of brain-stretching ideas.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
Spirit Camera: The Cursed Memoir Game Poster Image
age 13+
Augmented reality horror game fascinates but lacks depth.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
The Hunger Games Adventures Game Poster Image
age 13+
Movie/book spin-off emphasizes survival and building.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
Xia-Xia Game Poster Image
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age 6+
Simple platform-puzzling game for fans of crab toys.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
PokePark 2: Wonders Beyond Game Poster Image
age 8+
Theme park sequel emphasizes friendship, has mild combat.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2012)
Dear Esther Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Poetic experience is less a game than an interactive story.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
NCIS Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Disappointing adventure game based on the hit TV show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Windows
(2011)
Assassin's Creed: Revelations Game Poster Image
age 18+
Bloody adventure game with visceral violence, online play.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2011)
Kinect Disneyland Adventures Game Poster Image
age 10+
Take a virtual vacation with ambitious park recreation.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
Victorious: Hollywood Arts Debut Game Poster Image
age 8+
TV-based romp has positive role models and teen drama.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Cave Story 3D Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Remake of indie puzzler has eerie vibe with talk of killing.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
Pillow Pets Game Poster Image
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age 5+
Puzzle game based on popular brand is colorful, simple.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
The Blackwell Deception Game Poster Image
age 10+
Simplistic ghost adventure game lets you solve mysteries.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
Dreamland Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Dark but stylish Facebook board game about fighting fears.
Platforms: Facebook
(2011)
Nancy Drew: The Captive Curse Game Poster Image
age 10+
Solve a mystery while learning about German folklore.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2011)
Mystery Case Files: The Malgrave Incident Game Poster Image
age 10+
Spooky-themed seek-and-find game good for patient players.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)

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