Game Reviews

AGE
2
QUALITY
 
A plush doll that talks about you.
csm_game
Platforms: My Own Learning Leap
(2004)
Editors' pick
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
With the new ability to swap parts of the toys to affect characters' abilities, this sequel adds an exciting element to the popular franchise.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Not too different from last year, but a stellar soccer sim.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Stellar NBA basketball sim is slam-dunk family fun.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Dance to today's and yesterday's songs for fun and fitness.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun, kid-friendly action game tied to major cultural icons.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun fitness dancing game not very original.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii
(2013)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Pro basketball simulation needs more time in the virtual gym
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One, PlayStation 4
(2013)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fantastic animal and business simulation, fun for all ages.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Charming pinball-like puzzle game, now with 4-player mode.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Race as or against the police in this arcade driving game.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Great imaginative puzzles mixed with uneven platforming.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Unremarkable, cartoonish golf sim pushes in-game purchases.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One
(2013)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
So-so top-down sci-fi shooter has constant gun battles.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Uninspired fantasy game filled with fiery dragon battles.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One
(2013)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Poor car-combat game with light overtones of discrimination.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun, imaginative adventure promotes independent thinking.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Super fun, creative Tolkien/Lego mashup promotes teamwork.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Mediocre, overpriced collection of minigames for Xbox One.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox One
(2014)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Smart, independent female characters take the lead in this beautiful RPG that's fun for girls, boys, and grown-ups.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)

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