Game Reviews

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
Mediocre role-playing game with violence, blood.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2014)
Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Enhanced version of mature, violent adventure game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
The Walking Dead: Season Two Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Riveting zombie adventure but definitely not for kids.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
Halo: Spartan Assault Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
So-so top-down sci-fi shooter has constant gun battles.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I Don't Know Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Mild cartoon violence aplenty in TV tie-in game.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
Need for Speed Rivals Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Race as or against the police in this arcade driving game.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
LocoCycle Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
Poor car-combat game with light overtones of discrimination.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
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)
PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Mediocre action platformer tied to the animated show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2013)
Call of Duty: Ghosts Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Bloody, frenetic combat makes this shooter for adults only.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
WWE 2K14 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
Wrestling sim with crude gestures, beer, skimpy costumes.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2013)
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Rich, epic, historical action game with very mature themes.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
Battlefield 4 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 18+
LEARNING
Extremely violent and mature military shooter sequel.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Simple, unimaginative action brawler extends the TV show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
SpongeBob SquarePants: Plankton's Robotic Revenge Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Overly simplistic, tedious tie-in to the cartoon.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2013)
Armored Core: Verdict Day Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Hunger Games-like death match with mech shooters.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2013)
Grand Theft Auto V Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Crime, violence, sex, drugs, and alcohol = not for kids.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
Hot Wheels World's Best Driver Game Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Imaginative driving game with something for all ages.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
Diablo III (Console versions) Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Bloody, gory demon-hunting computer game now on consoles.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2013)
Lost Planet 3 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 14+
LEARNING
Mediocre sci-fi shooter doesn't do much for the series.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)

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