Game Reviews

AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Realistic racer encourages respect but doesn't innovate.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun, imaginative adventure promotes independent thinking.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Average augmented-reality gumshoe story with mild violence.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Learn what it means to be human in quirky adventure game.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun, kid-friendly action game tied to major cultural icons.
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Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2013)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Bloody, gory demon-hunting computer game now on consoles.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2013)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Over-the-top alien bloodfest for mature audiences.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Action and humor abound in funny rendition of LOTR films.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Creative kart racer lets kids set their imagination loose.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun sports compilation promotes healthy movement.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Compelling but gory adventure for mature mystery lovers.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
An unstructured experience of beauty, originality, and emotion that's as powerful as a beautifully written poem.
csm_game
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Simple platform puzzler lets kids play with animal stars.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Gritty action game overflows with gore, sex, and profanity.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2012)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Lackluster action game with some tactical elements.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Bloody military shooter with disturbing cinematic moments.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Good multiplayer co-op has a surprising amount of violence.
csm_game
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Toy figurines become characters in exciting action game.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Digital remake of brilliant board game best for Catan vets.
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Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Polished music game for tween pop fans.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2009)