Game Reviews

age 8+
 
LEARNING
Become a wizardly conductor in music game; some iffy lyrics.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Updated game doesn't add much but still gets you moving.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
age 10+
 
Karaoke game based on popular show fun but content-limited.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2014)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Fun rhythm game with great music and a bit of mild violence.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Dance to today's and yesterday's songs for fun and fitness.
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii
(2013)
csm_game
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Karaoke and dance party game features wide range of music.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
csm_game
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Fun and active dancing game for groups, now with story mode.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
csm_game
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Popular dancing game continues to entertain with new music.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
csm_game
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Downloadable music game delivers simple, rhythmic fun.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
csm_game
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Fun indie combines music, platforming, and creativity.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2012)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Fun, quirky, beat-based mini-games; some mild violence.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Fun collection of dance songs from previous games.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
csm_game
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Fast-paced Facebook music trivia game, has privacy concerns.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
age 8+
 
Collection of clever rhythm mini-games is fun but tough.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2012)
age 13+
 
"Gleeks" will love singing songs, but some have teen themes.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
age 8+
 
TV-based Kinect game lets kids stage their own music videos.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
age 13+
 
Popular band teaches dance moves, has some strong lyrics.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360
(2011)
csm_game
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Trippy arcade game uses player's own music collection.
Platforms: Windows
(2008)