Game Reviews

You Don't Know Jack Game Poster Image
age 13+
Clever spin on trivia games sports a little dirty humor.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
TouchMaster: Connect Game Poster Image
age 8+
Comprehensive collection of familiar mini-games.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Pictionary (DS) Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Multiplayer is OK, but solo games are too hard to be fun.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Casper's Scare School: Spooky Sports Day Game Poster Image
age 7+
Sometimes-confusing mix of "spooky" sports.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Wheel of Fortune Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Virtual TV show creates fun family play together time.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Jeopardy Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Trivia-based TV show comes to life in a challenging Wii way.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Are you Smarter Than a 5th Grader: Back to School Game Poster Image
age 8+
Some flaws prevent this game from getting top marks.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Wipeout: The Game Game Poster Image
age 10+
TV-based game with slapstick violence, poor controls.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
WarioWare: D.I.Y. Game Poster Image
age 12+
Powerful design tool teaches kids how to make games, comics.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Sonny with a Chance Game Poster Image
age 8+
Mini-games with cast of TV show are fun, but disjointed.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
iCarly Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Internet-obsessed teens engage in questionable hijinks.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
TouchMaster 3 Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Collection of safe, simple DS games offers decent value.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Mario & Sonic at the Winter Olympic Games Game Poster Image
age 7+
Sports-themed party game is active, educational, and fun.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Big League Sports: Summer Game Poster Image
age 6+
Simplistic, sports-themed party game is family friendly.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
WarioWare: Snapped! Game Poster Image
age 7+
Camera-based micro-game collection is fun but far too short.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)
DSi Game Poster Image
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DSi
age 7+
Nintendo's new handheld is great IF parental controls used.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Hasbro Family Game Night Game Poster Image
age 7+
Classic board games and variations transfer well.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Mac, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2008)