Game Reviews

The Migrant Trail Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Thought-provoking game tackles plight of Mexican migrants.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
Molecubes Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
Molecular puzzler is smart but a bit bland.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
SimCityEDU: Pollution Challenge! Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Environmental-issues sim teaches real-world solutions.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Storm Seekers Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
Sharp forecasting game shows how weather patterns work.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
Hotel Heat Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
Keep hotel guests happy with heat transfer.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
Planet Mechanic Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
Brief science sim lets kids play with a planet's properties.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
Cell Command Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
Deep science game teaches cell functionality via immersion.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Compelling story with strong role models, loss, and battles.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2013)
Planet Crashers Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
Enjoyable role-playing game encourages the use of strategy.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
Impulse Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
Fine physics puzzler doesn't stand out in crowded genre.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPod
(2012)
Immigration Nation Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Fast-paced matching game helps kids understand immigration.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2011)
Branches of Power Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Creative simulation teaches kids the legislative process.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2010)
Executive Command Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Quick, feel-good tour of the presidency.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2010)
Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Game Poster Image
age 11+
Repetitive fantasy combat mars popular book remake.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days Game Poster Image
age 11+
Series game has deep, satisfying story; adds multiplayer.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2009)
Suikoden: Tierkreis Game Poster Image
age 11+
Traditional-style RPG has mild violence and deep story.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2009)
Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories Game Poster Image
age 11+
Engaging RPG remake with charming Disney characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 2
(2008)
Chrono Trigger Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
Old-school role-playing remake stands the test of time.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
Let's Yoga! Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
Fun and accessible yoga application.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
Let's Pilates! Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
How-to guide for core strength and more.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)

Pages