Game Reviews

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age 3+
LEARNING
Cute but wordy preschool game has lots of activities.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
age 4+
LEARNING
Huge cast of Nick Jr. stars jump platforms and do some math.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
age 3+
LEARNING
Making music with Elmo and Abby is educational and fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
age 9+
Average baseball simulation takes a step back in controls.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2012)
age 7+
Simple Kinect-enabled boarding game is fun but forgettable.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo DS
(2011)
csm_game
age 7+
Fun baseball mash-up somewhat hampered by control issues.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 4+
LEARNING
Fantastic, fun math game baked into a cooking sim.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 4+
Control flaws mar an otherwise decent preschool adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 8+
Clean, simple kids' football sim with a fun story.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 3+
LEARNING
Good selection of letter-themed mini-games for preschoolers.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 3+
LEARNING
Fun basic math games with Muppets in the lead.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 3+
Cute early-education game marred by design flaws.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
csm_game
age 8+
Extraordinary soccer simulation for players of all ages.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2
(2010)
age 4+
LEARNING
Variety and fun in perfect preschool adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 7+
Fabulous baseball game promotes exercise, sportsmanship.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
age 9+
Solid baseball simulation that might prove too complicated.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2010)
csm_game
age 8+
Lesser-known sports showcased with multicultural players.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
csm_game
age 4+
The perfect virtual pet game for preschoolers.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 4+
LEARNING
Fine but somewhat repetitive preschool TV show game.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 4+
LEARNING
Virtual Chinese New Year with perfectly designed games.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)

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