Game Reviews

Poptropica Adventures Game Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Popular virtual world now on handheld; has good role models.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
A Bird Story Game Poster Image
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age 7+
LEARNING
Short but emotionally powerful story told without words.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
The Blackwell Deception Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Simplistic ghost adventure game lets you solve mysteries.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
Hidden Expedition Smithsonian: Hope Diamond Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Frustration-free hidden object adventure offers ample hints.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
Gemini Rue Game Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Action game with retro graphics has captivating story.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
House of 1000 Doors: Serpent Flame Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Casual hidden-object adventure minimizes frustration.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
The Hunger Games Adventures Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Movie/book spin-off emphasizes survival and building.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
Myst (Nintendo 3DS) Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
While not new, Myst for Nintendo 3DS is fun, challenging.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
Apotheon Game Poster Image
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age 15+
LEARNING
Modern Clash of Titans has alluring art, challenging play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)