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The Simpsons: Hit & Run Game Poster Image
age 12+
A tamer, sillier alternative to Grand Theft Auto.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
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Need for Speed Underground Game Poster Image
age 12+
This game walks a fine line on the ESRB rating.
Platforms: Windows
(2003)
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Tony Hawk's Underground Game Poster Image
age 12+
Skateboarding game, now with story mode.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
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Echochrome Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Sophisticated puzzle game with simple visuals.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PSP
(2008)
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Star Wars: The Clone Wars Game Poster Image
age 12+
As violent as the Star Wars movies.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2002)
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Baroque Game Poster Image
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age 12+
A deep, dark RPG with technical and design issues.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2008)
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Need for Speed Underground 2 Game Poster Image
age 12+
Excellent game is a bit too racy for young kids.
Platforms: Nintendo GameCube
(2004)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth Game Poster Image
age 12+
Excellent and addictive.
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
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MechAssault 2: Lone Wolf Game Poster Image
age 12+
Short on story, but big on explosions.
Platforms: Xbox
(2004)
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Star Fox: Assault Game Poster Image
age 12+
A kid-friendlier shooter.
Platforms: Nintendo GameCube
(2005)
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Spider-Man 3 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Free-swinging adventure tangled up in dull action.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance
(2007)
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Transformers: The Game Game Poster Image
age 12+
A short action game for fans of the film.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2
(2007)
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Tony Hawk's Project 8 Game Poster Image
age 12+
Possibly the best Tony Hawk game yet.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2006)
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The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (Wii Version) Game Poster Image
age 12+
Glitches make this Zelda just short of perfect.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo GameCube
(2006)
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Marvel: Ultimate Alliance Game Poster Image
age 12+
Heaps of heroes enliven comic book action.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2006)
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Empire Earth 2 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Fun and even educational, but time-intensive.
Platforms: Windows
(2005)
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BOTS!! Game Poster Image
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age 12+
A MMO fighting game with robots, fees abound.
Platforms: Windows
(2006)
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Supreme Commander Game Poster Image
age 12+
Gratifying real-time strategy game for PC users.
Platforms: Windows
(2007)
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Trauma Center: Second Opinion Game Poster Image
age 12+
Medical simulation game is bloody but educational.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2006)
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Portal Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Innovative puzzler with first-person action.
Platforms: Windows
(2008)
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