Game Reviews

AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Updated remix massively expands popular fighting franchise.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Unusual folklore-based fantasy has violence, mild nudity.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Lackluster action game has blatant movie-marketing ties.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
Editors' pick
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
A thought-provoking, moving, and educational experience about the horrors of war and the power of friendship and courage during World War I.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Simple collection of fantasy mini-games based on the film.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Fun Euro racing sim provides authentic driving experience.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Casual baseball reboot is easy to play but stuck in past.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
Just-average WWII shooter is violent and bloody.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
Supernatural mystery suffers design issues, weak writing.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Dictator simulation imposes violence; lots of strategy.
csm_game
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, iPhone
(2014)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Thrilling but very violent, mature high-tech tale.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Bloody but unexpectedly thoughtful shooter revisits WWII.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Clever cartoonish arcade shooter with time travel and dinos.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Clunky action game does disservice to Marvel's wall-crawler.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, 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)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Family-friendly soccer simulation captures thrill of FIFA.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Creative, social racer lets kids learn from fun, risky ride.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 4, 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
17
QUALITY
 
Exceptionally dark and violent war game is joyless, brief.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Manic, violent multiplayer combat game lives up to hype.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)

Pages