Game Reviews

Hex: Chronicles of Entrath Game Poster Image
age 12+
Tough trading-card game poorly teaches basics of play.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Mild combat, standard good-vs.-evil clash in fun adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
Xenoblade Chronicles X Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun, huge sci-fi role-playing game with frequent combat.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
Bloodborne: The Old Hunters Game Poster Image
age 18+
Challenging expansion just as violent as gory original.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon Game Poster Image
age 6+
Fun, gratifying Pokémon tale in new adventure setting.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
Mordheim: City of the Damned Game Poster Image
age 14+
Brutal, unforgiving strategy game tests skills, patience.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Fallout 4 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Gory nuclear apocalypse adventure full of mature concepts.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Yo-Kai Watch Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Fun happy-"ghost"-lucky game helps kids deal with emotions.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
Divinity: Original Sin -- Enhanced Edition Game Poster Image
age 15+
Bloody fantasy RPG rewards thoughtful decision-making.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Driveclub Bikes Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Motorcycle expansion good but limited, has mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
Tales of Zestiria Game Poster Image
age 14+
Combat-focused role-playing game average in gameplay, story.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
Sword Coast Legends Game Poster Image
age 13+
Violent role-playing game fun but light on features, tools.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Age of Decadence Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Postapocalyptic Roman tale forces immoral choices.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Dragon Quest Heroes: The World’s Tree Woe and the Blight Below Game Poster Image
age 13+
Deep, fun, gratifying action RPG with cartoonish violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Hearts of Stone Game Poster Image
age 18+
Free expansion adds violence, deduction to great adventure.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Undertale Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Satirical RPG endorses peaceful conflict resolution.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Pillars of Eternity: The White March Part 1 Game Poster Image
age 16+
Snowy expansion adds new heroes to mature fantasy tale.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Taken Charge Game Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Computer-skills adventure stalled by high difficulty, story.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight Game Poster Image
age 13+
Expanded RPG remake encourages exploration, micromanagement.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
LeapFrog PAW Patrol Imagicard Learning Game Game Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Popular pups teach math along with community responsibility.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2015)

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