Game Reviews

age 9+
 
LEARNING
Harder to play than FIFA, but still great pitch competition.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2012)
age 9+
 
Explore all four movies' worlds, with unique LEGO humor.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Windows, Mac
(2011)
age 12+
 
Complex RPG with mild violence, mature themes.
Platforms: PSP
(2011)
csm_game
age 12+
 
Join Hulk Hogan and others for simple, aggressive wrestling.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2011)
age 9+
 
Good baseball sim improves over previous year's version.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2011)
csm_game
age 9+
 
Another stellar season for Sony pro baseball franchise.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PSP, PlayStation 2
(2011)
age 9+
 
Frantic sci-fi brawling meets brainy strategy.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
csm_game
age 9+
 
Incredible hoops sim that doubles as NBA history lesson.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2010)
age 12+
 
Lighter-toned LOTR has nice co-op gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
csm_game
age 9+
 
Fun, customizable kart racing, but watch online voice chat.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PSP
(2010)
age 9+
 
Great farm sim with a few references to grown-up behavior.
Platforms: PSP
(2010)
csm_game
age 9+
 
This Major League simulation is a baseball purist's dream.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PSP, PlayStation 2
(2010)
age 9+
 
Puzzle/battle mix makes for a thinking kid's action game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 9+
 
While the force is with you, fighting with it is too hard.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2009)
csm_game
age 9+
 
Exciting sim of pro hoops with challenging shooting.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP
(2009)
csm_game
age 9+
 
Robust basketball sim meant for experienced players.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2009)
csm_game
age 12+
 
New PSP is pretty, but it forces players to shop online.
Platforms: PSP
(2009)
age 12+
 
Exciting action game where superheroes join forces.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
csm_game
age 12+
 
Thrilling offroad racer with plenty of depth, variety.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2009)
age 9+
 
Baseball sim little easier than MLB 09 The Show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2009)

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