Game Reviews

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Game Poster Image
age 8+
Mild combat, standard good-vs.-evil clash in fun adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival Game Poster Image
age 8+
Animal Crossing board game spin-off loses depth, fun factor.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
Driveclub Bikes Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Motorcycle expansion good but limited, has mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
Chroma Squad Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Comical, mildly violent take on fake fantasy TV production.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Fossil Fighters Frontier Game Poster Image
age 8+
Latest installment delivers dino battling, racing fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
Sunless Sea Game Poster Image
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age 8+
A seafaring game of discovery and survival.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Gravity Ghost Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Beautiful puzzler explores life, death, and relationships.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
Pokemon Alpha Sapphire/Pokemon Omega Ruby Game Poster Image
age 8+
Remake of fun all-ages RPG has some online safety concerns.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Animal Crossing: New Leaf Game Poster Image
age 8+
Cute town sim about friendship and spending virtual money.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
The Croods: Prehistoric Party Game Poster Image
age 8+
Lifeless party game with mild cartoon shenanigans.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2013)
Pokemon Conquest Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Strategy-based battle game breathes new life to series.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
Star Stable Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Girls can ride, care for horses; game missing many features.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
uDraw Pictionary: Ultimate Edition Game Poster Image
age 8+
Faithful adaptation of the board game classic.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2011)
Monopoly Collection Game Poster Image
age 8+
Two video game adaptations of popular board game series.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
Monster High: Ghoul Spirit Game Poster Image
age 8+
Themed game is varied and interesting, if a bit shallow.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Harvest Moon: Tale of Two Towns Game Poster Image
age 8+
Fun farming on the go with storyline about feuds.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Battling monsters is strategic rather than violent.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Super Monkey Ball 3D Game Poster Image
age 8+
Three-in-one game has good value, mild cartoon violence.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
Pac-Man Party Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Decent mini-game set, plus sweet retro games included.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
Monopoly Streets Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Great video game version of this classic board game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2010)

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