Game Reviews

Editors' pick
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This terrific city-simulation game teaches kids about pollution and the environment and empowers them to come up with smart solutions. 
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Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Editors' pick
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This expansion packs a powerful punch to the already outstanding Civilization V by making it even more educational.
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Platforms: Windows
(2013)
Editors' pick
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This clever game teaches kids about cancer and its treatments by putting the information inside six engaging games.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Editors' pick
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Inventive puzzles about changing physics provide delightful brainteasers.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This fantastic expansion to the top-rated Civilization V game adds religion into the historic mix.
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Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This exciting Facebook game mixes hidden-animal puzzles with zoo-building simulation to teach kids about animals and conservation issues.
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Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
Editors' pick
SSX
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Become an extreme sports star from the comfort of your home as you snowboard down death-defying peaks.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun characters and exciting mini-games make learning about the brain child's play.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
Editors' pick
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Given the time required and the positive learning benefit this game offers, this free science game is a no brainer.
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Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
2-D physics sandbox fosters awesome inventions.
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Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2009)