Game Reviews

age 7+
LEARNING
Fun, safe tennis game good for social play but lacks depth.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
age 10+
Amusing but flawed short brawler for fans of the TV series.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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age 10+
Fun but challenging extreme bike stunt game.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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age 9+
Colorfully chaotic party game perfect for couch crowding.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
age 12+
Remake blurs line between nostalgic, outdated.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
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age 9+
Family-friendly collection of classic Nintendo mini-games.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
age 11+
Cartoonishly violent brawler very deep and engaging.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
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age 8+
LEARNING
Five sports games get Wii U athletes on their feet.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
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age 10+
LEARNING
Fun collection of games designed to keep you fit.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
age 15+
LEARNING
Fun and intense Caped Crusader romp lacks ingenuity.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2013)
age 10+
LEARNING
Reasonably fun casual game based on Wipeout TV show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
age 15+
LEARNING
DC Comics characters pummel each other -- with some blood.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
age 9+
LEARNING
Fun, imaginative, safe adventure set in a plastic world.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
age 18+
LEARNING
Blood-soaked fighting game with few unique Wii U features.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
age 6+
LEARNING
Modest collection of sports games is more fun with others.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
age 13+
LEARNING
Fun superhero brawler on Kinect with no blood or gore.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
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age 8+
LEARNING
Excellent pro basketball sim now with 1992 Dream Team.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
age 14+
LEARNING
Feature-rich fighting contest is violent, with mild blood.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
csm_game
age 8+
Latest Madden delivers the goods best on Xbox 360.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Mac, PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube, Xbox
(2007)
csm_game
age 8+
Not much new, but sure to be a big hit with kids.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube, Xbox
(2006)