Game Reviews

Lego Dimensions Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Build an epic crossover story brick by (expensive) brick.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
ScreamRide Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Roller coaster sim has thrills; controls full of bumps.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
The Raven: Legacy of a Master Thief Game Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
Fabulous Agatha Christie-style mystery for teens and up.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
Thomas Was Alone Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun platformer with a lovely story about friendship.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2013)
The Hip Hop Dance Experience Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
Fun, vigorous movement, with sexy lyrics and dance moves.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
Smart As... Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Playful brain workout provides social media bragging rights.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2012)
Dance Central 3 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 13+
LEARNING
Fun and active dancing game for groups, now with story mode.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
Zumba Fitness Core Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Energetic dance fitness game with mildly suggestive lyrics.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
Sound Shapes Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 9+
LEARNING
Fun indie combines music, platforming, and creativity.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2012)
National Geographic Challenge Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Game show/board game is a blast -- but questions are tough!
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
Tropico 4 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 15+
LEARNING
City building game offers tyrannical options.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
Portal 2 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Inventive and enjoyable spatial puzzler with mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
World of Tanks Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 12+
LEARNING
Tank game promotes teamwork, competition, in-game extras.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2011)
The Beatles: Rock Band Game Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
Amazing band simulator features the biggest group. Ever.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2009)
Kodu Game Lab Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
LEARNING
Innovative game creator is powerful but hard to learn.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)