Game Reviews

Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars Game Poster Image
age 8+
Safe but mediocre puzzler maintains the series' status quo.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
Ironfall: Invasion Game Poster Image
age 13+
Tame bloodless shooter bores, is poorly designed.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
Pokémon Shuffle Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Simple puzzler badgers kids to make in-game purchases.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Game Poster Image
age 10+
An exceptionally fun, challenging, and charming game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Game Poster Image
age 13+
Exceptionally fun, deep action-adventure promotes teamwork.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
Ace Combat Assault Horizon Legacy+ Game Poster Image
age 13+
Not much bang for the buck, but still unique flight combat.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
SpongeBob HeroPants Game Poster Image
age 8+
This pineapple-under-the-sea adventure's a bit stale.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360
(2015)
Citizens of Earth Game Poster Image
age 10+
Quirky, role-playing fun has mild violence, lots of laughs.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
Ultimate NES Remix Game Poster Image
age 9+
Fun, engaging collection of retro Nintendo classics.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Game Poster Image
age 13+
Moderately violent courtroom drama with positive role model.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth Game Poster Image
age 18+
Deep strategy, role-playing in mature, violent fantasy game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Pokemon Alpha Sapphire/Pokemon Omega Ruby Game Poster Image
age 8+
Remake of fun all-ages RPG has some online safety concerns.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Game Poster Image
age 10+
Frenetic, funny, but often confusing action-puzzler.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
Saban's Power Rangers Super Megaforce Game Poster Image
age 10+
Violent superhero brawler quickly gets repetitive, boring.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Fantasy Life Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun life simulator lets kids experiment with careers.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Pokemon Art Academy Game Poster Image
age 7+
Pokemon drawing app teaches techniques; great instruction.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Shantae and the Pirate's Curse Game Poster Image
age 11+
Pirate-themed adventure with mild violence is great for all.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Pac-Man and his friends bite into a mediocre platformer.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2014)
Tenkai Knights: Brave Battle Game Poster Image
age 10+
Robot-fighting game easy to play but monotonous.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Skylanders: Trap Team Game Poster Image
age 8+
Awesome toy-driven adventure lets you turn villains good.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)

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