Game Reviews

age 8+
LEARNING
Wildly creative game lets kids stretch their imagination.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2012)
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun, family-friendly mini-games open the door to Wii U.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
age 8+
LEARNING
Gameplay and characters kids love with some new twists.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
age 5+
LEARNING
Polished mini-game collection is good fun for younger kids.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
age 5+
LEARNING
Great first video game adventure for young princess lovers.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Windows, Mac
(2012)
csm_game
age 7+
LEARNING
Entertaining collection of activities gets kids moving.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
age 9+
LEARNING
Easy side-scroller has simple environmental message.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
age 13+
LEARNING
Raucous co-op platformer with lots of cartoony death.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2013)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Deeply imaginative platformer with some mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2013)
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun little photography adventure may motivate chore-doing.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun platformer teaches the importance of rhythm.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun creative puzzler almost as good as original Vita game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
age 7+
LEARNING
Highly physical game can be both fun and frustrating.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
csm_game
age 11+
LEARNING
For sci-fi fans it's fun and physical but inconsistent.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Arena brawler with mini-games and crude, slapstick humor.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
age 11+
LEARNING
Kids mimic fighting on Kinect; filled with fantasy violence.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
age 10+
LEARNING
Reasonably fun casual game based on Wipeout TV show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Disappointing collection of solo and multiplayer games.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)