Game Reviews

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age 8+
 
Great chess instructor, but a demanding opponent.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 8+
 
Elephant care is fun, but mini-games are totally unrelated.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
Farm sim requires a lot of patience but rewards for it.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
Kids get thrills and fire safety lessons at the same time.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Game based on book is a bit like an animal sim with dragons.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
Toddler simulator is genuine, polished, even educational.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
Habit-forming match-three jewel-swapper with history theme.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
This classic holiday story is less scary than the movie.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Spectacular virtual zoo lets kids get creative with animals.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Collection of safe, simple DS games offers decent value.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
Shallow card/strategy game promotes the Bakugan brand.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Science sim gives kids a glimpse of basic lab processes.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
Tetris-type puzzle game offers tricky challenges.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
Classic Nintendo puzzler is a welcome addition to DSi shop.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Offshoot of Cooking Mama, with plants.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)

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