Game Reviews

csm_game
age 8+
 
Outrageous, high-flying auto racing for all ages.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2006)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Use your body to board and ski -- say Wiiii!
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2007)
age 8+
 
DS racing action bogged down by repetition.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2007)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Mild game will bore all but die-hard NASCAR fans.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2007)
age 8+
 
High-octane racing game leaves you charmed and breathless.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Huge and enjoyable racing game with a few flaws.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2009)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Clever build-your-own-track racer is plagued by glitches.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Similar to Pokemon, but with racing instead of fighting.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 8+
 
Hover board racer for Kinect suffers serious control issues.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2010)
age 8+
 
Frustrating racing game with no tutorial or help.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Kart racer is decent but encourages reckless driving.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Impossibly difficult racing game based on toy line.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Creative kart racer lets kids set their imagination loose.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
csm_game
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Quirky and entertaining racer filled with silly powerups.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Fun movie-based game filled with snail racing and tricks.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2013)