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CodeSpells Game Poster Image
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age 12+
In-development programming game can frustrate or fascinate.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Pets vs Monsters Game Poster Image
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age 6+
Limited story, forced purchases hamper kid-friendly MMO.
Platforms: Facebook, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Game Poster Image
age 14+
"Stellar" sci-fi strategy expansion wows fans of the series.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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SimCity Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Exciting but technically flawed city-building simulation.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Challenging remake of classic minimizes mature content.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two Game Poster Image
age 9+
Gorgeous, nostalgic, but sadly frustrating Disney adventure.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
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Disney Princess: My Fairytale Adventure Game Poster Image
age 5+
Great first video game adventure for young princess lovers.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2012)
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The Dream Machine Game Poster Image
age 15+
Spooky adventure take on dreams but has technical issues.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
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Trine 2 Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Gorgeous sidescroller with some violence, tough platforming.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
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Jurassic Park: The Game Game Poster Image
age 14+
Disappointing dino adventure has blood and scares.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
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Monkey Tales: The Castle of Draconian Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun adventure game uses 5th grade math in gameplay.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Monkey Tales: The Museum of Anything Game Poster Image
age 8+
Fun action adventure game requires logic and 3rd grade math.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Monkey Tales: The Abbey of Aviath Game Poster Image
age 9+
Adventure game uses 4th grade math in fun mini-games.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Drawn: Trail of Shadows Game Poster Image
age 10+
Pretty game melds hidden object, adventure, and puzzle play.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Glitch Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Fascinating, funky MMO creates topsy-turvy world; open chat.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Every Body Has a Brain Game Poster Image
age 4+
Innovative way to learn about gray matter.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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The Tiny Bang Story Game Poster Image
age 10+
One of the most original (and hard) seek-and-find puzzlers.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Timez Attack Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Multiplication adventure game reinvents flashcards.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Shadow Era Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Compelling online collectible card game has unusual twists.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Magicka Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Run-of-the-mill fantasy game has blood and gore.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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