Game Reviews

age 13+
 
LEARNING
Unusual but fun turn-based strategy game with mild violence.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Accessible, action-heavy space strategy with mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Fun version of the iconic board game -- with extra modes.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2014)
age 18+
 
LEARNING
Expansion to a violent and mature strategy sci-fi game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2013)
age 14+
 
LEARNING
Compelling war strategy game combines brains with brawn.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
age 14+
 
LEARNING
Strategy game mixes tactical combat and hero characters.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
age 13+
 
LEARNING
World War II simulation focuses on history, strategy.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
age 18+
 
LEARNING
Thrilling sci-fi strategy game with violence and gore.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Kids experience civics by building a dream candidate.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
csm_game
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Tough, fresh strategy game is like Civilization in space.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Fab expansion to historical sim adds religion to the mix.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
csm_game
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Classic history game now fun on Wii and 3DS.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Excellent strategy game is educational and accessible.
Platforms: Windows
(2010)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Digital remake of brilliant board game best for Catan vets.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)