Game Reviews

AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
"Brain-training" mini-games cover math, reasoning, logic.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Windows
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Carmen Sandiego engages kids to use math to solve a mystery in this downloadable Wii game.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun, low-budget, educational gumshoeing adventure.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Dull shooter fails to capture the magic of Rowling's story.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Unexciting fantasy shooter uses magic in place of bullets.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
A mix of combat, aerial acrobatics, side-scrolling platforming, and racing -- all wrapped in a surreal, colorful world.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Some fun brain games, some control problems.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Everything is blowing up all the time in this movie game.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii
(2010)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Ambitious but ultimately disappointing fantasy game.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2009)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Educational safari game has a strong conservation theme.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)