Game Reviews

Blade Arcus from Shining: Battle Arena Game Poster Image
age 13+
Formulaic fighter that's lacking some depth, punch.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
One Piece: Burning Blood Game Poster Image
age 14+
Brawler offers fun, but complex, mature story.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
The Last Blade 2 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Strategy-heavy fighter with mild violence for fans only.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2016)
Skullgirls 2nd Encore Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun, fast-paced fighter with mild violence, sexy characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2016)
Disney Infinity 3.0: Marvel Battlegrounds Game Poster Image
age 11+
Basic brawler encourages kids to buy more Infinity toys.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
Street Fighter V Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Fun next-gen fighter is missing key features, gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Game Poster Image
age 14+
Series-finale brawler has repetitive fighting, odd controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Saint Seiya: Soldiers' Soul Game Poster Image
age 13+
Anime-based brawler only fun for its franchise fans.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax Game Poster Image
age 14+
Anime fighter is violent, fun but visually unimpressive.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2015)
J-Stars Victory Vs. + Game Poster Image
age 10+
Cartoonish fighting game for anime fans only.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2015)
Ultra Street Fighter IV (PlayStation 4) Game Poster Image
age 13+
Robust fighter has constant melee combat, technical issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
Mortal Kombat X Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Incredibly violent fighting game has buckets of blood, gore.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 Game Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Family-friendly party game promotes socializing, exercise.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
Dragon Ball Xenoverse Game Poster Image
age 13+
Time-travelling fighter stuck in place by inconsistent play.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
Dead or Alive 5 Last Round Game Poster Image
age 18+
Fast fighter has lots of sexy imagery, minor game additions.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Shape Up Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Far from perfect, but a fun way to get kids exercising.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2014)
Super Smash Bros. Wii U Game Poster Image
age 11+
Cartoonishly violent brawler very deep and engaging.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
Rabbids Invasion: The Interactive TV Show Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
TV-based motion-sensing game loaded with cartoon hijinks.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
Digimon All Star-Rumble Game Poster Image
age 10+
Bland brawler's creatures equate fighting with happiness.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2014)
Samurai Warriors 4 Game Poster Image
age 13+
Action game has few new features, very repetitive play.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2014)

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