Game Reviews

Frozen: Olaf’s Quest Game Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Entry-level platformer should please young fans of the film.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2013)
Monster High: 13 Wishes Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Subpar platformer will appeal only to brand's loyal fans.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2013)
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun, kid-friendly action game tied to major cultural icons.
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2013)
SpongeBob SquarePants: Plankton's Robotic Revenge Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Overly simplistic, tedious tie-in to the cartoon.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2013)
Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff Game Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Fun side-scrolling adventure captures spirit of TV show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2013)
Rise of the Guardians Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Santa wields sword in combat-heavy, RPG-like action game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why'd you steal our garbage?!! Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Quirky platform adventure with tween boy humor.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
Ben 10 Omniverse Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 9+
LEARNING
TV-based action game with puzzles, some fantasy battles.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
Lego Lord of the Rings Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Action and humor abound in funny rendition of LOTR films.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360
(2012)
Transformers Prime: The Game Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Ideal for fans of the TV show, packed with frenetic action.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
Wreck-It Ralph Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Movie-based platformer misses opportunity to be great.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
Pokemon Black 2/Pokemon White 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Great installment in strategy and monster collection series.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
Hotel Transylvania Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Adventure game is a good adaptation of the movie.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
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)
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Vast world, fun superhero characters that finally talk!
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2012)
Playmobil Top Agents Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Subpar controls and tutorials make toy-based game fizzle.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Darker story is lightened by humor and fun exploration.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
Puss in Boots Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Hilarious action game with great motion controls.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
Wipeout 2 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Pratfall game based on TV show has some control challenges.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
Spider-Man: Edge of Time Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fight as two different web-slingers in time-travel romp.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2011)

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