Game Reviews

age 8+
 
Simple toy-inspired game will appeal to franchise fans.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 13+
 
Dull shooter fails to capture the magic of Rowling's story.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
age 13+
 
Easy combat game where player takes the role of hero.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 13+
 
Unexciting fantasy shooter uses magic in place of bullets.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 10+
 
Movie tie-in is a fighting game with moderate violence.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 13+
 
Ambitious but ultimately disappointing fantasy game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2009)
age 12+
 
Action-packed 3-D fighter easily beat by simple controls.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 13+
 
Robust wrestling simulation with clever new features.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2
(2008)
age 10+
 
A fun brawler for younger players with co-op mode.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2007)
age 18+
 
Same gore and quirks as original -- adults only.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2006)