Game Reviews

Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth - Rising Tide Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Oceanic expansion makes sci-fi world simulation even better.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Squids Odyssey Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Strange but fun game mixes aquatic tactics and role-playing.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
XCOM: Enemy Within Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Expansion to a violent and mature strategy sci-fi game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2013)
Mech Mice Tactics Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Fun fantasy strategy game for kids is combat-heavy.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
Pikmin 3 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Fun and colorful strategy/puzzle game is a Wii U must-have.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
XCOM: Enemy Unknown Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Thrilling sci-fi strategy game with violence and gore.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)
FTL: Faster Than Light Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Innovative space strategy game rewards thoughtful play.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
Endless Space Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 12+
LEARNING
Tough, fresh strategy game is like Civilization in space.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods & Kings Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Fab expansion to historical sim adds religion to the mix.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
Wild Ones Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
Strategy shooter game takes aim at cute cartoon animals.
Platforms: Google+
(2011)
Max and the Magic Marker Game Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Great physics game with cute story, requires steady hand.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Windows, Mac
(2010)