Game Reviews

Yo-Kai Watch Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun happy-"ghost"-lucky game helps kids deal with emotions.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
LeapFrog PAW Patrol Imagicard Learning Game Game Poster Image
age 3+
Popular pups teach math along with community responsibility.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2015)
Unrest Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Choices come with consequences in pensive, story-driven RPG.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
NumberShire Game Poster Image
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age 5+
Rich village simulation teaches core-standards math.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
The Migrant Trail Game Poster Image
age 11+
Thought-provoking game tackles plight of Mexican migrants.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
SimCityEDU: Pollution Challenge! Game Poster Image
age 11+
Environmental-issues sim teaches real-world solutions.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
VTech InnoTab Software - Disney Minnie Game Poster Image
age 4+
Cutesy hair-bow games teach basic math skills.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2013)
Animal Crossing: New Leaf Game Poster Image
age 8+
Cute town sim about friendship and spending virtual money.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
Cool School: Where Peace Rules Game Poster Image
age 5+
Charming game models conflict resolution for young kids.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Dishonored Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent choices impact ultimate outcome of mature game.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
Quandary Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Decision-making sim shows that choices have shades of gray.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2012)
Dragon's Dogma Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Mature role-playing adventure with action, blood, and gore.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2012)
Mission US: Flight to Freedom Game Poster Image
age 10+
Riveting sim where your choices decide fate of teen slave.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
Crisis of Nations Game Poster Image
age 9+
Civics game about running a country in global economy.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
Dora & Kai-Lan's Pet Shelter Game Poster Image
age 3+
Good pet sim with lots of Nick characters.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster Game Poster Image
age 4+
Engaging and funny interactive adventures are pure joy.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
Mission US: For Crown or Colony? Game Poster Image
age 10+
First-person history adventure asks kids to choose sides.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
Webonauts Internet Academy Game Poster Image
age 8+
Amusing and informative fable teaches Internet safety.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2010)
Law Craft Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Legislative sim in the iCivics series lacks engagement.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2010)
Kodu Game Lab Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Innovative game creator is powerful but hard to learn.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)

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