Game Reviews

UglyDolls: An Imperfect Adventure Game Poster Image
age 7+
Colorful adventure for young kids is simple, repetitive.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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Gnog Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Kooky, charming puzzler is a pleasant head-scratcher.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR
(2017)
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Beat Da Beat Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Rhythm-based arcade game with lots of repetitive play.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
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LeapFrog LeapTV: Disney Frozen Arendelle's Winter Festival Game Poster Image
age 4+
More story, integrated math would keep this off thin ice.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2015)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney The Little Mermaid Game Poster Image
age 4+
Mermaid math is cute and fun but not magical.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2014)
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VTech InnoTab Software - I Spy Adventure Game Poster Image
age 4+
Rhyming seek-and-find clues create clever logic puzzles.
Platforms: InnoTab 2
(2014)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Barbie Malibu Mysteries Game Poster Image
age 4+
Spelling, word mysteries very fun, but fluffy plot.
Platforms: LeapFrog games, LeapPad Learning System
(2014)
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VTech InnoTab Software - Disney Planes Game Poster Image
age 4+
Feel-good flight training with real-world skills.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2013)
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VTech InnoTab Software - Doc McStuffins Game Poster Image
age 4+
Play along as Doc entertains and heals her toy friends.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2013)
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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Game Poster Image
age 7+
Short, cliched movie tie-in rips off Fruit Ninja gameplay.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2013)
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VTech InnoTab Software - Disney Minnie Game Poster Image
age 4+
Cutesy hair-bow games teach basic math skills.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2013)
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VTech InnoTab Software - Bubble Guppies Game Poster Image
age 4+
Wealth of pet-themed activities keep preschoolers engaged.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2013)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Mr. Pencil: The Lost Colors of Doodleburg Game Poster Image
age 4+
Silly reading adventure focuses on early literacy skills.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
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Kinect Party Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Entertaining collection of activities gets kids moving.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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Poptropica Adventures Game Poster Image
age 7+
Popular virtual world now on handheld; has good role models.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Letter Factory Game Poster Image
age 4+
Froggy friends help preschoolers learn the alphabet.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
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VTech InnoTab Software - Hello Kitty Game Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet party with famous kitty brings learning and fun.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2012)
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Kinect Rush: A Disney-Pixar Adventure Game Poster Image
age 7+
Highly physical game can be both fun and frustrating.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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VTech MobiGo Software - Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Game Poster Image
age 4+
Kids play math games with their favorite Disney mouse.
Platforms: MobiGo, MobiGo 2
(2010)
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