Game Reviews

Luigi's Mansion 3 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Cartoonish haunted house game has a smart, brave hero.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth Game Poster Image
age 15+
Dungeon crawler has engaging play but disturbing imagery.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2019)
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Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Game Poster Image
age 8+
All-ages RPG shows benefits of teamwork.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2017)
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Valkyria Revolution Game Poster Image
age 15+
Mature action tosses strategy for repetitive gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
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Snipperclips - Cut it out, together! Game Poster Image
age 8+
Clever cutouts are a cut above the average puzzler.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2017)
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Hidden Folks Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Folk story hidden-object game is repetitive yet charming.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, iPhone
(2017)
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Chime Sharp Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Soothing puzzler moves to its own beat.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
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Trials of the Blood Dragon Game Poster Image
age 15+
'80s-era violent action parody turns kids into soldiers.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Disney Art Academy Game Poster Image
age 8+
Art software teaches how to draw favorite Disney characters.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
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Amplitude Game Poster Image
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age 8+
All-too-short musical treat for both the eyes and ears.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2016)
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Captain Forever Remix Game Poster Image
age 8+
Campy sibling fight frustrates, pleases with juvenile humor.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Inside My Radio Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun platformer teaches the importance of rhythm.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved Game Poster Image
age 8+
Become a wizardly conductor in music game; some iffy lyrics.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
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Costume Quest 2 Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun Halloween sequel retreads mildly violent costumed play.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
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Gone Home Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Terrific narrative game tackles tough teen identity issues.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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The Hip Hop Dance Experience Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun, vigorous movement, with sexy lyrics and dance moves.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360
(2012)
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Art Academy: Lessons for Everyone Game Poster Image
age 8+
Outstanding painting software can make anyone an artist.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
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The Splatters Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun physics-based puzzler about flinging blobs of paint.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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Victorious: Hollywood Arts Debut Game Poster Image
age 8+
TV-based romp has positive role models and teen drama.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
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Victorious: Time to Shine Game Poster Image
age 8+
TV-based Kinect game lets kids stage their own music videos.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
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