Game Reviews

Editors' pick
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
A thought-provoking, moving, and educational experience about the horrors of war and the power of friendship and courage during World War I.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Great imaginative puzzles mixed with uneven platforming.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
The birds are back with puzzle game spin-off for TVs.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Emotional puzzler has great role models, some dark moments.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2013)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Puzzle compilation for consoles is fun but too pricey.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
In this Angry Birds-type game, kids move their bodies to direct projectiles to hit goblin-infested castles.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Inventive puzzles about changing physics provide delightful brainteasers.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Simple platform puzzler lets kids play with animal stars.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun physics-based puzzler about flinging blobs of paint.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Social network "match-3" puzzler fun with or without paying.
csm_game
Platforms: Facebook, Google+
(2011)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Violent puzzle game with a sexually charged story.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Inventive and enjoyable spatial puzzler with mild violence.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Brilliant, thoughtful puzzler has a little violence.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Unique physics puzzles require imaginative solutions.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Windows, Mac
(2010)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Puzzle-based RPG with no visual violence but scary plot.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
For gamers who love a challenge, this time-travel puzzler offers a unique style of play that rewards perseverance.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2010)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Fun brainteaser art romp, with unexpected driving levels.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Impressive scenery, great music, and the ability to create and share your own puzzles make this a truly innovative game.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2009)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
A puzzle game with a unique fantasy RPG twist
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2007)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Exciting Mini game mayhem, but too short.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance
(2006)