Game Reviews

Gamestar Mechanic Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Grand adventure teaches you to design your own games.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2010)
Monkey Tales: The Castle of Draconian Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun adventure game uses 5th grade math in gameplay.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2011)
Mission US: Flight to Freedom Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Riveting sim where your choices decide fate of teen slave.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
Mission US: A Cheyenne Odyssey Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
History adventure challenges kids to make difficult choices.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Algodoo Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
2-D physics sandbox fosters awesome inventions.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2009)
Build-a-lot Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Accessible building sim both challenging and fun.
Platforms: Windows
(2008)
Kodu Game Lab Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Innovative game creator is powerful but hard to learn.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)
Portal 2 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Inventive and enjoyable spatial puzzler with mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
Nancy Drew: Alibi in Ashes Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Solve Nancy's latest mystery with help from her friends.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
Mission US: For Crown or Colony? Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
First-person history adventure asks kids to choose sides.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
Nancy Drew: Tomb of the Lost Queen Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Fab mystery lets you explore ancient Egyptian ruins.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
Nancy Drew: The Deadly Device Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Exciting mystery teaches about physics and electricity.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
American Mensa Academy Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
"Brain-training" mini-games cover math, reasoning, logic.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Windows
(2012)
Mayan Mysteries Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Cartoony learning adventure about ancient Mayan culture.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2012)
SimCity Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Exciting but technically flawed city-building simulation.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
Thomas Was Alone Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Fun platformer with a lovely story about friendship.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2013)
Nancy Drew: Ghost of Thornton Hall Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Great haunted house mystery with challenging puzzles.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Scribblenauts Unmasked - A DC Comics Adventure Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Imaginative puzzling fuses with comic book characters.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, Windows
(2013)
Nancy Drew: The Silent Spy Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Fantastic mystery set in Scotland has terrorist theme.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2013)
Crazy Plant Shop Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Plant-shop sim slyly gets kids to learn and apply genetics.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)

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