Game Reviews

age 8+
LEARNING
Mild combat, standard good-vs.-evil clash in fun adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun happy-"ghost"-lucky game helps kids deal with emotions.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
age 13+
LEARNING
Role-play with some fantasy violence demands much time.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
age 8+
LEARNING
Remake of fun all-ages RPG has some online safety concerns.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
age 15+
LEARNING
Bloody co-op indie RPG is ambitious, raises tough questions.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
age 13+
LEARNING
Classic RPG bundle hasn’t aged a bit; great value for teens.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2014)
age 13+
LEARNING
Creative free-to-play brawler laced with in-game purchases.
Platforms: Windows
(2014)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun collection of games designed to keep you fit.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
age 10+
LEARNING
Magical "old school" adventure has heady puzzles and combat.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun online adventure with mild safety and spending concerns.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
age 10+
LEARNING
Eclectic and engaging RPG with light, cartoonish action.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
age 8+
LEARNING
Cute town sim about friendship and spending virtual money.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
age 10+
LEARNING
Active game more about dancing than exercise routines.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
age 10+
LEARNING
Disney characters star in fight-filled role-playing game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Diverse, enjoyable workout game with heavy Adidas branding.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
csm_game
age 12+
LEARNING
Solid dungeon crawler with a focus on fantasy fighting.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
age 13+
LEARNING
Fun Facebook role-playing romp with superhero combat.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
age 8+
LEARNING
Active gaming in a collection of fun fantasy settings.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Expanded version has great games and personalized workouts.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Exercise is a blast on the Wii Balance Board.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2008)