Game Reviews

age 17+
 
Fun sci-fi tactical game feels streamlined, gets repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 5+
 
Challenging, fun puzzler also becomes repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 5+
 
Throwback arcade puzzler with impressive scope.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
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age 17+
 
Expansive fantasy MMO has significant privacy concerns.
Platforms: Windows
(2014)
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age 17+
 
Violent but mediocre RPG has iffy comments about women.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
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age 5+
 
LEARNING
Rich village simulation teaches core-standards math.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
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age 17+
 
Just-average WWII shooter is violent and bloody.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Logic game provides simple yet limited intro to programming.
Platforms: LeapPad Ultra
(2014)
age 17+
 
Smartly written adventure immersed in adult themes, content.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Kids cook up fun foods and plenty of math skills.
Platforms: LeapPad Explorer, LeapPad Ultra, LeapPad2, LeapsterGS
(2013)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
This smart cat engages kids in math to help her friends.
Platforms: LeapPad Explorer, LeapPad Ultra, LeapPad2, LeapsterGS
(2013)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Pony adventure is more so-so than magical.
Platforms: LeapPad Explorer, LeapPad Ultra, LeapPad2, Leapster Explorer, LeapsterGS
(2013)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Kids develop scary-good logic skills with Mike and Sulley.
Platforms: LeapPad Explorer, Leapster Explorer
(2013)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Charming game models conflict resolution for young kids.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Explore the animal world through fun games and quizzes.
Platforms: LeapPad Explorer, LeapPad Ultra, LeapPad2, Leapster Explorer, LeapsterGS
(2013)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Dance with a Guppy or an Umizoomi for fitness and fun.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Colorful platformer featuring collectible doll characters.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Popular dance game with a Magic Kingdom twist -- for kids.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360
(2012)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Join the circus and learn with familiar animal friends.
Platforms: InnoTab 2, InnoTab
(2012)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Great first video game adventure for young princess lovers.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Windows, Mac
(2012)

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