Game Reviews

AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Pokemon drawing app teaches techniques; great instruction.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Mickey meets Animal Crossing in fun, gentle life-simulator.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
There's no hidden swan in this weak mini-game collection.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun, downloadable 3DS puzzler lets kids play with physics.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Clever cartoon platformer has some tedious elements.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Tween rhythm game based on TV show is fun but short.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This software package does a great job of instructing kids on how to make art in a no-fail environment.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Average movie spin-off has mild but persistent violence.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Kids will shake, jump, and tilt while playing games that teach them about music.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Mediocre racing game features Shrek, Donkey, and friends.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
TV-based romp has positive role models and teen drama.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)