Game Reviews

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age 10+
 
LEARNING
Fossil focused science game leaves too much hidden.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Cartoony learning adventure about ancient Mayan culture.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2012)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Riveting sim where your choices decide fate of teen slave.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Game show/board game is a blast -- but questions are tough!
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
First-person history adventure asks kids to choose sides.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
age 10+
 
Challenge your spelling with mini-games and a virtual bee.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Innovative game creator is powerful but hard to learn.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Classic word game plus extra modes and a full dictionary.
Platforms: PSP, Nintendo DS
(2009)
age 10+
 
Not really a game, but a fun way to drill math facts.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2009)
age 10+
 
Show off your smarts in grade-level quiz game.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Start your own wolf pack in this realistic adventure.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2007)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Play 6 fun word games to improve your vocabulary.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2007)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Unique math title covers unconventional concepts.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2004)
age 10+
 
Geography fact drills with spy-mission theme.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2004)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Cool handheld study aid and PDA for tweens and up.
Platforms: iQuest
(2003)