Game Reviews

LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Adventure Sketchers Game Poster Image
age 7+
Engaging platformer emphasizes creativity and adventure.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2014)
Murasaki Baby Game Poster Image
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age 8+
A girl, a balloon, creepy graphics, tricky controls.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2014)
Moon Hunters Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Great mythology-inspired action RPG with mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Rogue Legacy Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Retro side-scrolling adventure tests persistence, patience.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2014)
Nancy Drew: Ghost of Thornton Hall Game Poster Image
age 10+
Great haunted house mystery with challenging puzzles.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Papo & Yo Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Dramatic and affecting puzzler about alcoholism and abuse.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)
Kathy Rain Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Fun, cheeky adventure heavy on puzzles, mid-'90s atmosphere.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
Starbound Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever, fun sandbox adventure has some confusing controls.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
Grim Fandango Remastered Game Poster Image
age 13+
Stellar adventure game revisits the Land of the Dead.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
Kona Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Bland supernatural mystery with good looks but little else.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Spirit Camera: The Cursed Memoir Game Poster Image
age 13+
Augmented reality horror game fascinates but lacks depth.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
The Witcher Adventure Game Game Poster Image
age 14+
Interesting but hard-to-learn digital board game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
Decay: The Mare - Episodes 1-3 Game Poster Image
age 14+
Disappointing horror game is bloody, unscary, and confusing.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, Xbox 360
(2015)
The Blackwell Epiphany Game Poster Image
age 14+
Thought-provoking final chapter of ghostly retro adventure.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
Apotheon Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Modern Clash of Titans has alluring art, challenging play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
Year Walk Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Macabre walk through dark side of Swedish mythology.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
Layers of Fear Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Unique horror focuses on mental illness, disturbing imagery.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Murdered: Soul Suspect Game Poster Image
age 16+
Supernatural mystery suffers design issues, weak writing.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered Game Poster Image
age 18+
Mature crime adventure spoiled by technical flaws.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent adventure has great story, brain-bending puzzles.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2014)

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