Game Reviews

csm_game
age 10+
 
Challenging retro space puzzler tests skills, patience.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 10+
 
Fun, puzzling astronaut adventure that's out of this world.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Accessible, action-heavy space strategy with mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Roller coaster sim has thrills; controls full of bumps.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Ship-building sim lacks story, consistent multiplayer.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Tech-focused sci-fi puzzler challenges, makes players think.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Throwback arcade shooter fun but has weak story, visuals.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
age 10+
 
Confusing, dull adventure wastes sleuth's detective skills.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Imaginative puzzling fuses with comic book characters.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, Windows
(2013)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Fun and colorful strategy/puzzle game is a Wii U must-have.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Exciting but technically flawed city-building simulation.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Exciting mystery teaches about physics and electricity.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Fun but tricky puzzler provides players little guidance.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Unusual puzzler cleverly uses perspective, but it's hard.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
csm_game
SSX
age 10+
 
Extraordinarily fun, over-the-top snowboarding adventure.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
2-D physics sandbox fosters awesome inventions.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2009)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Start your own wolf pack in this realistic adventure.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2007)