Game Reviews

AGE
17
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Expansion to a violent and mature strategy sci-fi game.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2013)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Online multiplayer fantasy game with a focus on fighting.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
World War II simulation focuses on history, strategy.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Thrilling sci-fi strategy game with violence and gore.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Exciting action strategy game too violent for younger kids.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, Windows
(2011)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Deep war game requires brain as well as (moderate) brawn.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Bloody and brutal, this detective-style strategy game will appeal to older teens who love a good (but gruesome) mystery.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, Windows
(2010)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Strategy game spin-off of popular trading card game.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Digital remake of brilliant board game best for Catan vets.
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Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Shallow card/strategy game promotes the Bakugan brand.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
In this WWII fighting game, kids play either as the U.S. or Japan, learning history -- or changing it -- as they play.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, Windows
(2009)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Sophisticated and emotionally charged war strategy game.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2008)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
PC strategy game gets retooled for console gaming.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo DS
(2008)