Game Reviews

Lego Dimensions Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Build an epic crossover story brick by (expensive) brick.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
Rise of the Tomb Raider Game Poster Image
age 18+
Awesome cinematic adventure packs rough language, violence.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
Chariot Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 6+
Charming fantasy platformer is more fun with a friend.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris Game Poster Image
age 14+
Fun multiplayer adventure fuses action, puzzles, combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Well-tuned adventure has charming characters and fun combat.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Crypt of the NecroDancer Game Poster Image
age 10+
Rhythm's gonna get you in this challenging, fun game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
404Sight Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Fast-paced challenging action tries to teach Net lesson.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Anna's Quest Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Point-&-click tale has deep story, some frustrating puzzles.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
Tearaway Unfolded Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun creative puzzler almost as good as original Vita game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
Republique Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 15+
Dystopian stealth action is fun but has clunky controls.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
LEGO Marvel's Avengers Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Earth's Mightiest Heroes assemble for fun action game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
Gravity Rush Remastered Game Poster Image
age 13+
Gravity-defying classic gets visual upgrades, extra content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Mirror's Edge Catalyst Game Poster Image
age 10+
Great parkour action with strong heroine, mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Never Alone (Kisima Innitchuna) Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Violent, beautiful Native tale with young, strong heroine.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
Song of the Deep Collector's Edition Game Poster Image
age 10+
Underwater tale with heart, depth slightly sunk by controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Brave: The Video Game Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Average movie spin-off has mild but persistent violence.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2012)
Whispering Willows Game Poster Image
age 14+
Horror adventure with strong heroine but lackluster puzzles.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
Freedom Planet Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
Actioner feels like Sonic homage, but play falls short.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2016)
Never Alone: Foxtales Game Poster Image
age 13+
Short, disappointing expansion adds little to original game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Shadwen Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 11+
Pretty yet generic action-stealth with minimal violence.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)