Game Reviews

age 12+
 
Historical strategy with new twist on medieval combat.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Clunky strategy plods along without challenge, fun.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 14+
 
Turn-based strategy explores space colonization, warfare.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Micromanaging play adds little to average strategy title.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Classic evocative space strategy promotes tactical planning.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
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age 9+
 
LEARNING
Cute graphics lessen violence in puzzle-solving game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
age 14+
 
LEARNING
Complex tower defense game lacks tutorial, online players.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
csm_game
age 13+
 
Micromanaging galactic sim adds frustration, loses tactics.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
age 13+
 
Historic strategy title has violent battle, few innovations.
Platforms: Windows
(2014)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Short, tedious party game designed to promote Barbie dolls.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2013)
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age 6+
 
LEARNING
Girl-focused Lego game filled with fun, safe activities.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Fun horse sim for girls encourages teamwork.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
age 14+
 
LEARNING
"Stellar" sci-fi strategy expansion wows fans of the series.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2013)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Dress-up game has both teamwork and unrealistic bodies.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Bratz dress-up game offers more than shopping.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Colorful platformer featuring collectible doll characters.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
age 9+
 
LEARNING
The focus is on looks, but business strategy makes the game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
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age 5+
 
LEARNING
Sweet game teaches Pinkalicious fans how to platform-puzzle.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
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age 8+
 
Creative game with a great empowerment message.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Fun fashion game with great graphics promotes creativity.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)

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