Game Reviews

Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
A fantastic mystery mixed with more than 100 brainteasers makes for an armchair sleuth's dream.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Exciting over-the-top antics combined with the ability to design your own tracks make this racing game a winner.
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Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Great fitness game even allows you to virtually run in cities around the world.
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Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Brilliant puzzle enmeshed in a compelling story makes this thinking game a winner.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Full of clever puzzles and brainteasers, plus a twisting plotline that provides a great mental challenge for kids.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
With everything from Alice in Wonderland to War and Peace, this program puts a library at your fingertips.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
With fun adventure games and challenging puzzles, this time-travel game may get kids interested in Shakespeare.
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Platforms: Windows
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Biology has never looked so cool -- nor bacteria so menacing -- as in this free, science-accurate Windows game.
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Platforms: Windows
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
With over 1,000 word, number, math, and logic games in video-game format, there’s a brainy challenge here for everyone.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
An intriguing story (plus awesome superheroes) lends otherworldly action to this exciting game.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Control a bumbling pirate hero on a quest for riches and glory, solving puzzles and laughing all the way.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Keep the whole family in shape with this Wii collection of 30 fitness routines.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)