Game Reviews

age 7+
LEARNING
Fun, safe tennis game good for social play but lacks depth.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
age 7+
Bare-bones arcade-style baseball swings and misses.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 7+
Family-friendly fantasy tees up fun with appealing mascots.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
age 7+
LEARNING
Middling but kid-safe sports game with some tricky controls.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
csm_game
age 7+
LEARNING
Entertaining collection of activities gets kids moving.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
age 7+
Dueling mascot game franchise scores a gold with this entry.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
age 7+
Simple Kinect-enabled boarding game is fun but forgettable.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 7+
Active game burns calories and is fun to play in a group.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
age 7+
Motion-controlled swimming game provides unique experience.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
age 7+
Compilation of sports mini-games is fun, accessible.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
csm_game
age 7+
Fun baseball mash-up somewhat hampered by control issues.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 7+
Quirky but fun gridiron sim played with dogs and humans.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2011)
age 7+
Wacky micro-games require the uDraw tablet controller.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 7+
Sometimes-confusing mix of "spooky" sports.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 7+
Collection of easy, active sports mini-games for Kinect.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2010)
age 7+
All-around great collection of multiplayer mini-games.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
age 7+
Midway arcade games best played in a family setting.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
age 7+
Wholesome baseball sim is loads of colorful fun.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2010)
age 7+
Good but not great collection of active mini-games.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
age 7+
Active-play game makes great use of Wii balance board.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)

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