Game Reviews

Infinifactory Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Tough engineering logic puzzler is mysterious and creepy.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Vertiginous Golf Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Colorful, quirky golf puzzler has dark story, iffy controls.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Stealth Inc. 2: A Game of Clones Game Poster Image
age 13+
Challenging puzzler tests players in clever robot adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One
(2015)
Shiftlings Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Solid puzzler hampered by sophmoric humor, bad controls.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee -- New 'n' Tasty Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Smart, tough remake of classic, message-driven platformer.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
Valiant Hearts: The Great War Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
An educational, emotional exploration of World War I.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
The Fall Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
AI-centric puzzler with dark atmosphere, some violence.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2014)
Contrast Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Puzzle adventure with compelling themes, good conundrums.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2013)
Fraxinus Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Facebook genetic puzzle game helps real-world science.
Platforms: Facebook
(2013)
Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Emotional puzzler has great role models, some dark moments.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2013)
Fairy Tale Twist Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Fairy-tale-themed puzzle game favors strategy over speed.
Platforms: Facebook
(2013)
NatGeo: World of Secrets Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Kids explore, collect artifacts in hidden-object game.
Platforms: Facebook
(2013)
Little Inferno Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Players burn possessions in dark, anti-consumerism puzzler.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Windows, Mac
(2012)
Living Classics Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Fun puzzle game for young kids; too bad it's on Facebook.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
Candy Crush Saga Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Candy-themed match-3 offers variety & challenge.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
Hidden Chronicles Game Poster Image
age 13+
Social hidden object/building sim with aggressive marketing.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
Triple Town Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Social network "match-3" puzzler fun with or without paying.
Platforms: Facebook, Google+
(2011)
Trauma Team Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Medical drama with violence, profanity, and moral ambiguity.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)