Game Reviews

AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Well-balanced sim of a skater's life on and off the rink.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Accessible building sim both challenging and fun.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows
(2008)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Innovative game creator is powerful but hard to learn.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
2-D physics sandbox fosters awesome inventions.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2009)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Brilliant, thoughtful puzzler has a little violence.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Realistic cheers must be practiced in order to do well.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Beloved series delivers cleverly crafted adventure.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Average movie spin-off has mild but persistent violence.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Highly challenging platformer rewards dogged determination.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
An unstructured experience of beauty, originality, and emotion that's as powerful as a beautifully written poem.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Innovative and poetic game with an uplifting life message.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Clever cartoon platformer has some tedious elements.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
With minimal physical character detail, this game is able to weave a deep and meaningful tale about friendship.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Magical "old school" adventure has heady puzzles and combat.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Learn what it means to be human in quirky adventure game.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun collection of games designed to keep you fit.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Surreal, unforgiving platfomer may frustrate young players.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Smart, independent female characters take the lead in this beautiful RPG that's fun for girls, boys, and grown-ups.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)