Game Reviews

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun, kid-friendly action game tied to major cultural icons.
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2013)
Poptropica Adventures Game Poster Image
age 7+
Popular virtual world now on handheld; has good role models.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
Wreck-It Ralph Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Movie-based platformer misses opportunity to be great.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
Team Umizoomi Game Poster Image
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age 4+
Math-based adventures well-suited to preschoolers.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
Spider-Man: Edge of Time Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fight as two different web-slingers in time-travel romp.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2011)
X-Men: Destiny Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Moral choice aspect is overshadowed by lots of brawling.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Battling monsters is strategic rather than violent.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
Kirby Mass Attack Game Poster Image
age 8+
New twist on sidescrolling action games with easy controls.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World Game Poster Image
age 8+
Kids may get frustrated by tough, unforgiving gameplay.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
Captain America: Super Soldier Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun, action-packed superhero game complements movie release.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2011)
Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet Game Poster Image
age 9+
Colorful superhero action with a great sense of humor.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Batman: The Brave and the Bold Game Poster Image
age 9+
Fun -- and funny -- superhero action game keeps it light.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions Game Poster Image
age 13+
One of the better Spider-Man video games in recent memory.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2010)
Iron Man 2 (DS) Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Movie-game with lots of explosions but violence is cartoony.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Marvel Super Hero Squad Game Poster Image
age 10+
Loads of fighting with heroes but has funny, spoofy vibe.
Platforms: PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 Game Poster Image
age 12+
Exciting action game where superheroes join forces.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
LEGO Batman: The Videogame Game Poster Image
age 8+
A fun -- albeit predictable -- cartoon adventure.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2008)
The Incredible Hulk Game Poster Image
age 13+
One of the most violent T-rated games around.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2008)
Iron Man Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Bland movie-based action game -- awkward controls.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2
(2008)
Spider-Man: Friend or Foe Game Poster Image
age 10+
A fun brawler for younger players with co-op mode.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2007)

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