Game Reviews

Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars Game Poster Image
age 8+
Safe but mediocre puzzler maintains the series' status quo.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
The Talos Principle Game Poster Image
age 10+
Tech-focused sci-fi puzzler challenges, makes players think.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
Dr. Luigi Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Tetris-like puzzler is great for kids of varying ability.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
Smart As... Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Playful brain workout provides social media bragging rights.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2012)
Madagascar 3: The Video Game Game Poster Image
age 7+
Simple platform puzzler lets kids play with animal stars.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Pet Pals 2: Best of Friends! Game Poster Image
age 4+
Learn tricks, make friends, and shop with a virtual puppy.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2011)
Every Body Has a Brain Game Poster Image
age 4+
Innovative way to learn about gray matter.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
ItzaZoo Game Poster Image
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age 4+
Exciting learn-to-read game incorporates your drawings.
Platforms: Windows
(2009)
Brain Age Express: Arts & Letters Game Poster Image
age 9+
DSi-only download game focuses on language and drawing.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)