Game Reviews

csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
Colorful, quirky golf puzzler has dark story, iffy controls.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 10+
LEARNING
Vexing puzzler is safe for kids but could prove frustrating.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun, team-oriented Lego brick battler has pressure to buy.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Infographic puzzler has off-the-charts challenges.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2014)
age 13+
LEARNING
Smart, tough remake of classic, message-driven platformer.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
csm_game
age 6+
LEARNING
Modern update on classic puzzler is a fun, challenging test.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2014)
csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
AI-centric puzzler with dark atmosphere, some violence.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2014)
csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
Fairy-tale-themed puzzle game favors strategy over speed.
Platforms: Facebook
(2013)
csm_game
age 6+
LEARNING
Limited story, forced purchases hamper kid-friendly MMO.
Platforms: Facebook, Mac, Windows
(2013)
age 16+
LEARNING
New, cute panda-like race packs a punch into violent WoW.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
age 7+
LEARNING
Puzzle compilation for consoles is fun but too pricey.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
csm_game
age 14+
LEARNING
Beautiful fantasy MMO with rich story but violent combat.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
Fun puzzle game for young kids; too bad it's on Facebook.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun but tricky puzzler provides players little guidance.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
Candy-themed match-3 offers variety & challenge.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
age 6+
LEARNING
Angry Birds-like game suffers from lack of variety.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
age 15+
LEARNING
Play as Jedi or Sith in this story-rich, combat-laden MMO.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
age 16+
LEARNING
New races, solid story infuse more life into WoW.
Platforms: Windows
(2010)
age 14+
LEARNING
Online fantasy warfare game with bloody violence, text chat.
Platforms: Windows
(2009)