Game Reviews

age 13+
 
An exciting and explosive open-world shooter.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2008)
age 13+
 
Free-to-play online shooter is cartoonish but still violent.
Platforms: Windows
(2009)
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age 13+
 
Bloody but funny game makes obesity a game-changing trait.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2009)
age 13+
 
Fresh and frantic arcade shooter combines many genres.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
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age 13+
 
Gun-slinging puppet on Kinect is more creative than violent.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
age 13+
 
Sci-fi shooter offers good action for teens and adults.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2010)
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age 13+
 
Everything is blowing up all the time in this movie game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii
(2010)
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age 13+
 
LEARNING
Uneven shooter blends tower defense tactics and fast action.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Hunger Games-like death match with mech shooters.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2013)
age 13+
 
LEARNING
So-so top-down sci-fi shooter has constant gun battles.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
age 13+
 
Ambitious but ultimately disappointing fantasy game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2009)
age 13+
 
Unexciting fantasy shooter uses magic in place of bullets.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 13+
 
Dull shooter fails to capture the magic of Rowling's story.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
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age 13+
 
LEARNING
Uninspired fantasy game filled with fiery dragon battles.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2013)
age 13+
 
Tame bloodless shooter bores, is poorly designed.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)