Game Reviews

age 8+
 
LEARNING
Long-running golf series reboot sorely lacking content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2015)
csm_game
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Family-friendly Madden packs defensive punch for this year.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
csm_game
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Five sports games get Wii U athletes on their feet.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
csm_game
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Deep, detailed baseball game among best for sports fans.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2014)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Mediocre, overpriced collection of minigames for Xbox One.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2014)
csm_game
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Milestone 25th Madden game drops the ball on innovation.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2013)
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Fun, imaginative, safe adventure set in a plastic world.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
csm_game
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Still the best baseball game around, with many modes.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2013)
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Fun sports compilation promotes healthy movement.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Light on instructions but 13 fun sports to play.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Diverse, enjoyable workout game with heavy Adidas branding.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
age 6+
 
LEARNING
Cool animation teaching, but kids' art gets lost in shuffle.
Platforms: LeapPad Explorer
(2011)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Realistic cheers must be practiced in order to do well.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
age 7+
 
LEARNING
Girl-centric soccer game has positive teamwork message.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Best all-ages sports compilation yet -- great for groups.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Well-balanced sim of a skater's life on and off the rink.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
csm_game
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Inclusive sports played a new way -- fun for all!
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2006)