Game Reviews

1979 Revolution: Black Friday Game Poster Image
age 15+
Tense, captivating, violent, personal recreation of history.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
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LeapFrog PAW Patrol Imagicard Learning Game Game Poster Image
age 3+
Popular pups teach math along with community responsibility.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2015)
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Tropico 5 Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Dictator simulation imposes violence; lots of strategy.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, iPhone
(2014)
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Batman: Arkham Origins Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun and intense Caped Crusader romp lacks ingenuity.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
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Double Dragon II: Wander of the Dragons Game Poster Image
age 15+
Terrible remake of a mindlessly violent 1980s arcade game.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2013)
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Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition Game Poster Image
age 15+
Combative Dark Knight game has some blood and death.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
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Sesame Street: Elmo's Musical Monsterpiece Game Poster Image
age 3+
Making music with Elmo and Abby is educational and fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Game Poster Image
age 15+
Play as Jedi or Sith in this story-rich, combat-laden MMO.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
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Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception Game Poster Image
age 15+
Exciting Indiana Jones-like action with lots of violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2011)
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Dora & Kai-Lan's Pet Shelter Game Poster Image
age 3+
Good pet sim with lots of Nick characters.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
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Tropico 4 Game Poster Image
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age 15+
City building game offers tyrannical options.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
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The Sims Social Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Mature but lighthearted life sim with new social features.
Platforms: Facebook
(2011)
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Sesame Street: Ready, Set, Grover! Game Poster Image
age 3+
Health and fitness are the focus in this cute, active game.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
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Sesame Street: Elmo's A-to-Zoo Adventure Game Poster Image
age 3+
Good selection of letter-themed mini-games for preschoolers.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2010)
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Sesame Street: Cookie's Counting Carnival Game Poster Image
age 3+
Fun basic math games with Muppets in the lead.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2010)
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