Game Reviews

AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Become a wizardly conductor in music game; some iffy lyrics.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
Editors' pick
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This software package does a great job of instructing kids on how to make art in a no-fail environment.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun physics-based puzzler about flinging blobs of paint.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
TV-based Kinect game lets kids stage their own music videos.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
TV-based romp has positive role models and teen drama.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Editors' pick
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
The combination of striking visuals and swelling music creates a magical puzzle environment that encourages trial and error.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2009)