Game Reviews

Railway Empire Game Poster Image
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age 8+
All aboard solid simulation of the rise of the rails.
Platforms: Linux, Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2020)
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Cities: Skylines - Snowfall Game Poster Image
age 10+
Winter conditions give city planners cold shoulder.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Lone Echo Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Great space adventure showcases great story, VR technology.
Platforms: Oculus Rift
(2017)
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Star Trek: Bridge Crew Game Poster Image
age 10+
Authentic starship simulation in VR promotes teamwork.
Platforms: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, PlayStation 4
(2017)
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Cooking Mama: Sweet Shop Game Poster Image
age 7+
Sweet cooking sim great for younger gamers.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2017)
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Cities: Skylines Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Daunting sim has steep learning curve but also creative fun.
Platforms: Linux, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Sid Meier’s Civilization VI Game Poster Image
age 11+
Amazing world simulation can teach players about history.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
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Disney Magical World 2 Game Poster Image
age 7+
Sweet life sim promotes friendship -- and the Disney brand.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
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Style Savvy: Fashion Forward Game Poster Image
age 9+
Fuses creativity with business; ideal for young designers.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
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Fantasy Life Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun life simulator lets kids experiment with careers.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
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Mission US: A Cheyenne Odyssey Game Poster Image
age 10+
History adventure challenges kids to make difficult choices.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Disney Planes Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Not a nosedive, but this game still stalls over mediocrity.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
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SimCity Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Exciting but technically flawed city-building simulation.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Half the Sky Movement: The Game Game Poster Image
age 13+
Empowering sim explores women's issues and activism.
Platforms: Facebook
(2013)
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