Game Reviews

Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown Game Poster Image
age 17+
Fun sci-fi tactical game feels streamlined, gets repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
ArcheAge Game Poster Image
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age 17+
Expansive fantasy MMO has significant privacy concerns.
Platforms: Windows
(2014)
Sacred 3 Game Poster Image
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age 17+
Violent but mediocre RPG has iffy comments about women.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
Enemy Front Game Poster Image
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age 17+
Just-average WWII shooter is violent and bloody.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
The Wolf Among Us: Season One Game Poster Image
age 17+
Smartly written adventure immersed in adult themes, content.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors Game Poster Image
age 17+
Intense, graphic deathmatch; survive by solving puzzles.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2010)
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 Portable Game Poster Image
age 17+
A deep and amazing RPG with some mature themes.
Platforms: PSP
(2010)
Sherlock Holmes vs. Jack the Ripper Game Poster Image
age 17+
Gripping but gruesome mystery, appropriate for older teens.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360
(2010)
Again Game Poster Image
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age 17+
Serial killer mystery, but may be too disturbing for teens.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode 1 Game Poster Image
age 17+
Web comic game has plenty of sordid humor
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360
(2008)
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 FES Game Poster Image
age 17+
Excellent RPG with dark themes and imagery.
Platforms: PlayStation 2
(2008)
Frontlines: Fuel of War Game Poster Image
age 17+
Futuristic military shooter is bloody for teens.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2008)
Call of Duty 3 Game Poster Image
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age 17+
Bloody but powerful first-person WWII shooter.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox, Xbox 360
(2006)
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Game Poster Image
age 17+
A must-play RPG for mature fantasy fanatics.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2006)
The Sims: Hot Date Expansion Pack Game Poster Image
age 17+
Relationships here are too mature for most kids.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2003)