Game Reviews

1979 Revolution: Black Friday Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
Tense, captivating, violent, personal recreation of history.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
Alienation Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Hard sci-fi shooter with bloody human-vs.-alien combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Star Fox Guard Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun, challenging tower defense with cartoonish violence.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2016)
Star Fox Zero Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Space shooter fun, but has mild violence, clunky controls.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2016)
Mushroom Wars Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Fun strategy game with mild violence will grow on players.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Winning Putt Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Free-to-play golf multiplayer game fun in short sessions.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Severed Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Stylish, violent adventure is repetitive but entertaining.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2016)
Kona Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Bland supernatural mystery with good looks but little else.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Stardew Valley Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Absorbing farm simulation is fun; some confusing segments.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Stories: The Path of Destinies Game Poster Image
age 11+
Generic action game with bright visuals doesn't stand out.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Sega 3D Classics Collection Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun collection of classic arcade games; no quarters needed!
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
Koi Game Poster Image
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Koi
age 7+
LEARNING
Cute but shallow fish tale with eco message makes no waves.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear Game Poster Image
age 13+
Adventure that raises deep moral questions hampered by bugs.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada Game Poster Image
age 15+
Engaging, very complex sci-fi strategy brings war to space.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Game Poster Image
age 8+
Fun but repetitive collection of summer sports games.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
Lego Dimensions Midway Arcade Level Pack Game Poster Image
age 10+
Expansion is a retro trip in game history through Lego lens.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
Wondershot Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Play grows stale fast in fun, mildly violent action game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Bravely Second: End Layer Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Fun, mildly violent fantasy RPG with some mature themes.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
Skullgirls 2nd Encore Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun, fast-paced fighter with mild violence, sexy characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2016)
Dark Souls III Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Super-challenging action RPG is also extremely bloody, gory.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)

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