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Offworld Trading Company Game Poster Image
age 12+
Commerce trumps combat in unique strategy game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
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ScreamRide Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Roller coaster sim has thrills; controls full of bumps.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends Game Poster Image
age 8+
Gardening sim is cute but doesn't dig deep enough.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
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Zumba Fitness World Party Game Poster Image
age 12+
Fun fitness dancing game not very original.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
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Angry Birds Star Wars Game Poster Image
age 8+
The birds are back with puzzle game spin-off for TVs.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360
(2013)
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Mech Mice Tactics Game Poster Image
age 12+
Fun fantasy strategy game for kids is combat-heavy.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
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Fraxinus Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Facebook genetic puzzle game helps real-world science.
Platforms: Facebook
(2013)
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Backyard Engineers Game Poster Image
age 10+
Catapult-based physics with repetitive play, comic violence.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
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SimCity Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Exciting but technically flawed city-building simulation.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Nancy Drew: The Deadly Device Game Poster Image
age 10+
Exciting mystery teaches about physics and electricity.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
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VTech InnoTab Software - Brave Game Poster Image
age 6+
Learning game based on movie has archery target shooting.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2012)
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VTech InnoTab Software - Hello Kitty Game Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet party with famous kitty brings learning and fun.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2012)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney Phineas and Ferb Game Poster Image
age 6+
Battle the evil Dr. Doof with math, science, and technology.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
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Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods & Kings Game Poster Image
age 11+
Fab expansion to historical sim adds religion to the mix.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
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Splice Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun but tricky puzzler provides players little guidance.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
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Sesame Street: Elmo's Musical Monsterpiece Game Poster Image
age 3+
Making music with Elmo and Abby is educational and fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
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The Splatters Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun physics-based puzzler about flinging blobs of paint.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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Algodoo Game Poster Image
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age 10+
2-D physics sandbox fosters awesome inventions.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2009)
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Stop Disasters! Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Natural disasters become less scary in sim games.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2007)
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