Game Reviews

 
Ikenfell Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Indie tactical tale has a diverse cast of strong characters.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Windbound Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Terrific survival adventure has strong, smart female hero.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Roki Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Wonderfully visual and imaginative tale based on folklore.
Platforms: Windows
(2020)
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Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town Game Poster Image
age 10+
Farm sim is a bumper crop of repetition and frustration.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2020)
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Lost Words: Beyond the Page Game Poster Image
age 10+
Beautiful adventure deals with grief, perseverance, growth.
Platforms: Google Stadia
(2020)
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Sparklite Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Retro adventure is a fresh mix of nostalgia and challenge.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Layton's Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy - Deluxe Edition Game Poster Image
age 10+
Puzzler with a great female protagonist, clever conundrums.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Just Dance 2020 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Great for dancing, socializing -- but some mature lyrics.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2019)
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Heaven's Vault Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Non-violent sci-fi puzzle adventure with strong female lead.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Yo-Kai Watch 3 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Improved Yo-Kai Watch tale is the biggest and best yet.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2019)
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Celeste Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Charming, challenging platformer with excellent heroine.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Cities: Skylines - Snowfall Game Poster Image
age 10+
Winter conditions give city planners cold shoulder.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Star Trek: Bridge Crew Game Poster Image
age 10+
Authentic starship simulation in VR promotes teamwork.
Platforms: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, PlayStation 4
(2017)
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Cities: Skylines Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Daunting sim has steep learning curve but also creative fun.
Platforms: Linux, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Blackwood Crossing Game Poster Image
age 10+
Story with clumsy controls explores loss, letting go.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Lara Croft GO Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Challenging turn-based puzzler with non-sexualized heroine.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2016)
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World of Final Fantasy Game Poster Image
age 10+
Amazing RPG with mild violence, realistic relationships.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2016)
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Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Game Poster Image
age 17+
Awesome cinematic adventure packs rough language, violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
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Lego Dimensions Ghostbusters Story Pack Game Poster Image
age 10+
Bustin' ghosts (and blocks) makes kids feel good.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
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Lego Dimensions Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Build an epic crossover story brick by (expensive) brick.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
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