Game Reviews

Backyard Engineers Game Poster Image
age 10+
Catapult-based physics with repetitive play, comic violence.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
Cell Command Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Deep science game teaches cell functionality via immersion.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
Scaredy Cat in the Spooky Woods Game Poster Image
age 4+
Simple puzzle game teaches spatial reasoning.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
Cool School: Where Peace Rules Game Poster Image
age 5+
Charming game models conflict resolution for young kids.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Super Animal Genius Game Poster Image
age 5+
Explore the animal world through fun games and quizzes.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
The Underground Railroad: In the Ohio River Valley Game Poster Image
age 9+
Student-made game depicts dangers faced by escaping slaves.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Mr. Pencil: The Lost Colors of Doodleburg Game Poster Image
age 4+
Silly reading adventure focuses on early literacy skills.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
Mayan Mysteries Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Cartoony learning adventure about ancient Mayan culture.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(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)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Letter Factory Game Poster Image
age 4+
Froggy friends help preschoolers learn the alphabet.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Jake and the Never Land Pirates Game Poster Image
age 4+
Games, treasure, and free exploration = swashbuckling fun.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney Phineas and Ferb Game Poster Image
age 6+
Battle the evil Dr. Doof with math, science, and technology.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: The Magic School Bus: Oceans Game Poster Image
age 6+
This deep sea dive is teeming with fish and education.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Roly Poly 2: Treasure Hunt Game Poster Image
age 5+
Simple and fun picnic prep reinforces math skills.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(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)
Kids Learn Spelling & Grammar: A+ Edition Game Poster Image
age 7+
Repetitive ed game does little with spelling and grammar.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
Crisis of Nations Game Poster Image
age 9+
Civics game about running a country in global economy.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
Impulse Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Fine physics puzzler doesn't stand out in crowded genre.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPod
(2012)
Quantum Spectre Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 14+
Let lasers guide the way in researcher-created puzzler.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
Immigration Nation Game Poster Image
age 11+
Fast-paced matching game helps kids understand immigration.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2011)

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