Game Reviews

age 12+
LEARNING
Gravity-powered astronomy game fun, teaches physics.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 8+
LEARNING
Diving game aims to teach but runs out of air.
Platforms: Windows
(2014)
age 3+
LEARNING
Mild confusion of facts, fiction won't sink ocean adventure.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2014)
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age 13+
LEARNING
City building game focuses on green communities.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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age 11+
LEARNING
Molecular puzzler is smart but a bit bland.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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age 14+
LEARNING
Puzzler provides accessible entry into chemical equations.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
age 11+
LEARNING
Environmental-issues sim teaches real-world solutions.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
age 13+
LEARNING
Virtual planetarium takes kids on a tour of the universe.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, iPhone
(2013)
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age 11+
LEARNING
Sharp forecasting game shows how weather patterns work.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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age 11+
LEARNING
Brief science sim lets kids play with a planet's properties.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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age 10+
LEARNING
Fossil-based game spurs evolution conversations, questions.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
age 10+
LEARNING
Catapult-based physics with repetitive play, comic violence.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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age 11+
LEARNING
Deep science game teaches cell functionality via immersion.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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age 18+
LEARNING
Violent, bloody first-person shooter has sex and drugs.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)
age 6+
LEARNING
Battle the evil Dr. Doof with math, science, and technology.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
age 6+
LEARNING
This deep sea dive is teeming with fish and education.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
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age 18+
Violent, profanity-filled sci-fi shooter best in co-op mode.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)
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age 14+
LEARNING
Let lasers guide the way in researcher-created puzzler.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
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age 11+
LEARNING
Fine physics puzzler doesn't stand out in crowded genre.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPod
(2012)
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age 10+
LEARNING
Start your own wolf pack in this realistic adventure.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2007)

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