Game Reviews

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)
Injustice: Gods Among Us Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
DC Comics characters pummel each other -- with some blood.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Cross-platform brawler stars hodgepodge of game characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2012)
Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Fun superhero brawler on Kinect with no blood or gore.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
Dead or Alive 5 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
LEARNING
Fast-fighting game with violence and sexual overtones.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
Mortal Kombat (PS Vita) Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Very violent and graphic fighting game now on handheld.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2012)
Street Fighter X Tekken Game Poster Image
age 14+
Two brawler series fuse into one game; violent but no blood.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
SoulCalibur V Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 13+
Exciting fighting game with lots of modes and 3D scenes.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Game Poster Image
age 13+
Chaotic fighting with crass language and skimpy costumes.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2011)
PowerUp Heroes Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Kinect fighter has players mimick aggressive motions.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion Game Poster Image
age 11+
Cartoon brawler is pale imitation of Super Smash Bros.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds Game Poster Image
age 13+
Classic fighting game glamorizes violence, sexualizes women.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2011)
Marvel vs. Capcom 2 Game Poster Image
age 12+
Familiar comic and video game heroes battle in fun brawler.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2009)
Spider-Man: Friend or Foe Game Poster Image
age 10+
A fun brawler for younger players with co-op mode.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2007)