Game Reviews

Turbo: Super Stunt Squad Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun movie-based game filled with snail racing and tricks.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2013)
Monster High: Skultimate Roller Maze Game Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Fun rollerblading racing game features familiar characters.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2012)
Pokemon Conquest Game Poster Image
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age 8+
LEARNING
Strategy-based battle game breathes new life to series.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
DaGeDar Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Impossibly difficult racing game based on toy line.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
DreamWorks Super Star Kartz Game Poster Image
age 7+
Mediocre racing game features Shrek, Donkey, and friends.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2011)
Fossil Fighters: Champions Game Poster Image
age 7+
Pokemon-ish sequel makes dinosaur-hunting less repetitive.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Monster High: Ghoul Spirit Game Poster Image
age 8+
Themed game is varied and interesting, if a bit shallow.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
BEN 10 Galactic Racing Game Poster Image
age 8+
Frustrating racing game with no tutorial or help.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
Harvest Moon: Tale of Two Towns Game Poster Image
age 8+
Fun farming on the go with storyline about feuds.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Battling monsters is strategic rather than violent.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation Game Poster Image
age 13+
Japanese classic remake lets strangers wirelessly connect.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
Kingdom Hearts Re:coded Game Poster Image
age 10+
Mildly violent fantasy RPG is fun but not quite flawless.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
Golden Sun: Dark Dawn Game Poster Image
age 10+
Outstanding RPG offers fine role models, great puzzles.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Monster Jam: Path of Destruction Game Poster Image
age 10+
Challenging stunt driving with lots of crunched cars.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Hot Wheels Track Attack Game Poster Image
age 5+
Good entry-level racing game has simple track designer.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2010)
Rune Factory 3: A Fantasy Harvest Moon Game Poster Image
age 10+
Rich characters populate farming game; has combat, too.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Lufia: Curse of the Sinistrals Game Poster Image
age 10+
High-quality action RPG with some mild fantasy combat.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies Game Poster Image
age 10+
Accessible RPG with mild violence, safe multiplayer mode.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Monster Racers Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Similar to Pokemon, but with racing instead of fighting.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Game Poster Image
age 18+
M-rated DS game that's definitely not for kids - sci-fi RPG.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2010)

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