Game Reviews

age 10+
 
Cast magic with a Wii remote in best Potter yet.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance
(2007)
csm_game
age 7+
 
Cute & varied gameplay makes this a gaming feast.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Mac, PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube, Game Boy Advance
(2007)
age 13+
 
Civ sim about being a king is terrific, but a bit lewd.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
age 8+
 
Cute role-playing adventure with farming at its core.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Great adventure has themes best suited for teens and adults.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2012)
age 9+
 
A "chilling" mystery of sabotage for tweens & up.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2007)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Relive the movie in unique but flawed game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2007)
age 10+
 
Action/RPG lets Wii and DS players connect and chat online.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2009)
age 10+
 
Action role-playing game has frequent but mild violence.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
age 13+
 
An engrossing RPG that's not quite different enough.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
age 13+
 
Traditional Japanese RPG features mild fantasy violence.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
csm_game
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Deep, engrossing RPG with violence and teen themes.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2012)
age 6+
 
Charming game about overcoming common kid fear.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2008)
age 13+
 
Fantasy RPG with sexy outfits and crass weapons.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
age 7+
 
Good for Pokemon fanatics, but lacks mass appeal.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2007)
age 14+
 
Challenging RPG with some fantasy violence and alcohol use.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
age 10+
 
Solid role-playing game is creative and fun.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
age 12+
 
A deep, dark RPG with technical and design issues.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2008)