Game Reviews

Super Mario Maker Game Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Extraordinarily fun game-maker for kids of all ages.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
Tearaway Unfolded Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun creative puzzler almost as good as original Vita game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
Lego Jurassic World Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun, commercialized movie game takes kids on dino adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
Son of Nor Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 12+
LEARNING
Innovative puzzles, play limited by stale fights, glitches.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
LittleBigPlanet 3 Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Kids empowered to create own content in clever adventure.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2014)
Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Enhanced version of mature, violent adventure game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
Ben 10 Omniverse 2 Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
TV-show-based combat game without blood or gore.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
Batman: Arkham Origins Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
Fun and intense Caped Crusader romp lacks ingenuity.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2013)
Wipeout: Create & Crash Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Reasonably fun casual game based on Wipeout TV show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff Game Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Fun side-scrolling adventure captures spirit of TV show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2013)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Transformers Rescue Bots: Race to the Rescue Game Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Robot platformer demystifies natural disasters.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
Ty the Tasmanian Tiger Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Down Under hero presents fun old-school platforming romp.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
The Last of Us Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 18+
LEARNING
Exceptional storytelling, but lots of violence, profanity.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2013)
Re-Mission 2 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 9+
LEARNING
Six fun games turn cancer treatment into a winnable battle.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Terraria Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
Finicky but fun Minecraft-style game set in a 2D world.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2013)
LEGO City Undercover Game Poster Image
age 9+
LEARNING
Fun, imaginative, safe adventure set in a plastic world.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
Tomb Raider Game Poster Image
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age 18+
LEARNING
M-rated reboot of usually T-rated series is super violent.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2013)
Dead Space 3 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
LEARNING
Bloody, gory sci-fi action sequel, now with co-op support.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2013)
Power Rangers Super Samurai Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Kids mimic fighting on Kinect; filled with fantasy violence.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
Transformers Prime: The Game Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Ideal for fans of the TV show, packed with frenetic action.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)

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