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Just Dance 2014 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Dance to today's and yesterday's songs for fun and fitness.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
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Just Dance 2 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Better than original, but lots of suggestive songs, moves.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
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StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Game Poster Image
age 13+
Exceptional strategy sequel with some mature themes.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2010)
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Green Day: Rock Band Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun but stagnant music game has songs with iffy lyrics.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2010)
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LEGO Rock Band Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Simplified, no-fail Rock Band with a whimsical story.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2009)
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DJ Hero Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun, tricky music mash-up game with turntable controller.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2009)
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The Beatles: Rock Band Game Poster Image
age 14+
Amazing band simulator features the biggest group. Ever.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2009)
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Hannah Montana: Rock Out the Show Game Poster Image
age 8+
Easy PSP music rhythm game will appeal best to fans.
Platforms: PSP
(2009)
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Patapon 2 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Rhythm/strategy sequel is as fun, quirky as the original.
Platforms: PSP
(2009)
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Guitar Hero: Metallica Game Poster Image
age 13+
Heavy metal music with edgy lyrics comes to rhythm sim.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2009)
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Halo Wars Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Well-made strategy game breaks from Halo shooter tradition.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2009)
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Rock Band 2 Game Poster Image
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age 14+
A great sequel, but you might want the game only.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2008)
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Rock Band Game Poster Image
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age 10+
A fantastic music game for the entire family.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2007)
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Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock Game Poster Image
age 11+
Edgier sequel still rocks the third time out.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2007)
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Guitar Hero II Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Rock-'n'-roll party returns, better than ever.
Platforms: PlayStation 2
(2006)
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Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle Earth 2 Game Poster Image
age 13+
Good storytelling, average gameplay for teens-up.
Platforms: Windows
(2006)
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Age of Empires II: Age of Kings Game Poster Image
age 13+
Strategy is key in tough real-time strategy game.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2002)
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