Game Reviews

Score Rush Extended Game Poster Image
age 8+
Colorful, repetitive arcade game focuses on high scores.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Assault Android Cactus Game Poster Image
age 8+
Challenging arcade action has mild violence, difficult play.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Yoshi's Woolly World Game Poster Image
age 8+
Visually charming adventure lacks depth, replayability.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
#IDARB Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Wacky soccer game seems easy, but chaotic play is tricky.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Pac-Man and his friends bite into a mediocre platformer.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2014)
LEGO Ninjago: Nindroids Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEGO-branded portable adventure focuses mostly on combat.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation Vita
(2014)
Kirby: Triple Deluxe Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Fresh, forgiving Kirby platformer's levels ramp up smoothly.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Wonderbook: Walking with Dinosaurs Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun, augmented-reality edutainment filled with cool facts.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2013)
Disaster Hero Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
FEMA-sponsored game teaches about disaster preparedness.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Kinect Nat Geo TV Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Nature-themed interactive TV software puts kids in the show.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
Symphony Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun arcade space shooter set to your own music collection.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
Carmen Sandiego Adventures in Math: The Lady Liberty Larceny Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun, low-budget, educational gumshoeing adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
Monkey Tales: The Museum of Anything Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun action adventure game requires logic and 3rd grade math.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
Frogger 3D Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Tricky take on old classic proves it’s not easy being green.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
Farm Frenzy Forever Game Poster Image
age 8+
Collection of 10 average time management games.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
Pac-Man and Galaga Dimensions Game Poster Image
age 8+
Remakes of two classic arcade games have nice 3D visuals.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
Rayman 3D Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Well-done remake of a classic platform game, now in 3D.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
Cosmos Chaos Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Imaginative sci-fi RPG entertains as it builds vocabulary.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Galactic Taz Ball Game Poster Image
age 8+
Average arcade-style romp has a bit of cartoon violence.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2010)
ThinkSmart Kids Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Entertaining and well-designed brain trainer for kids.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)

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