Game Reviews

age 4+
LEARNING
Virtual Chinese New Year with perfectly designed games.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 7+
LEARNING
Exciting-yet-educational games in safe, social world.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2011)
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age 8+
LEARNING
Sandbox-style game with open online play fosters creativity.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
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age 10+
LEARNING
Beautiful adventure less a game than interactive poetry.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2012)
age 8+
LEARNING
Nature-themed interactive TV software puts kids in the show.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
age 13+
LEARNING
Empowering sim explores women's issues and activism.
Platforms: Facebook
(2013)
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age 10+
LEARNING
2-D physics sandbox fosters awesome inventions.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2009)
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age 10+
LEARNING
Fantastic animal and business simulation, fun for all ages.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
age 3+
LEARNING
Popular pups teach math along with community responsibility.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2015)
age 14+
LEARNING
Amazing band simulator features the biggest group. Ever.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2009)
age 4+
LEARNING
Fine but somewhat repetitive preschool TV show game.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
age 13+
LEARNING
Exceptional strategy sequel with some mature themes.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2010)
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age 10+
LEARNING
Inventive and enjoyable spatial puzzler with mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
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age 15+
LEARNING
City building game offers tyrannical options.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
age 10+
LEARNING
Solve Nancy's latest mystery with help from her friends.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
age 4+
LEARNING
Great early-reading mini-games with fun characters.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2011)
age 10+
LEARNING
Game show/board game is a blast -- but questions are tough!
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
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age 10+
LEARNING
Start your own wolf pack in this realistic adventure.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2007)
age 3+
LEARNING
Making music with Elmo and Abby is educational and fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
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age 13+
LEARNING
Fun and active dancing game for groups, now with story mode.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)

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