Game Reviews

Style Savvy Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
In-depth fashion game is also a good business simulation.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes Game Poster Image
age 10+
Puzzles meet strategy in fun fantasy for older kids.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
System Flaw Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Creative use of the DSi camera in mild alien shooter.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Picross 3-D Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Awesome, but very challenging, depth perception puzzle game.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies Game Poster Image
age 10+
Accessible RPG with mild violence, safe multiplayer mode.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Super Scribblenauts Game Poster Image
age 10+
The ultimate puzzle game for imagination and creativity.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Golden Sun: Dark Dawn Game Poster Image
age 10+
Outstanding RPG offers fine role models, great puzzles.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Magician's Quest Mysterious Times Game Poster Image
age 10+
Real time used in wizard sim; shows consequences of gossip.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Shorts Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Movie-based game fun, even with gross jokes, name calling.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Mini Ninjas Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Family-friendly cartoon ninja brawler with epic story.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Marvel Super Hero Squad Game Poster Image
age 10+
Loads of fighting with heroes but has funny, spoofy vibe.
Platforms: PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Band Hero Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Great party game for music-loving families.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Foto Face: The Face Stealer Strikes Game Poster Image
age 10+
Creative game uses DSi camera; potential for abuse is high.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Glory of Heracles Game Poster Image
age 10+
Traditional RPG features lots of mild fantasy combat.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Puzzle Quest 2 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Puzzle-based RPG with no visual violence but scary plot.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Despicable Me: The Game - Minion Mayhem Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun puzzler may be too challenging for younger fans.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole Game Poster Image
age 10+
Mission-based aerial combat game with fighting birds.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Lufia: Curse of the Sinistrals Game Poster Image
age 10+
High-quality action RPG with some mild fantasy combat.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Rune Factory 3: A Fantasy Harvest Moon Game Poster Image
age 10+
Rich characters populate farming game; has combat, too.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Shantae: Risky's Revenge Game Poster Image
age 10+
Innovative platformer for DSi loaded with sexy girls.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2010)

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