Game Reviews

LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Octonauts [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Mild confusion of facts, fiction won't sink ocean adventure.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2014)
Continue reading
Every Body Has a Brain [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 4+
Innovative way to learn about gray matter.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
Continue reading
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Brave [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 6+
Adventure game challenges your knowledge of flora and fauna.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
Continue reading
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney Phineas and Ferb [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 6+
Battle the evil Dr. Doof with math, science, and technology.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
Continue reading
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: The Magic School Bus: Oceans [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 6+
This deep sea dive is teeming with fish and education.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
Continue reading
VTech InnoTab Software - Brave [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 6+
Learning game based on movie has archery target shooting.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2012)
Continue reading
Lego Friends [node:content-type] Poster Image
csm_game
age 6+
Girl-focused Lego game filled with fun, safe activities.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
Continue reading
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Transformers Rescue Bots: Race to the Rescue [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 6+
Robot platformer demystifies natural disasters.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
Continue reading
Grow Home [node:content-type] Poster Image
csm_game
age 6+
Charming outing with robots tending intergalactic plants.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Continue reading
Hue [node:content-type] Poster Image
csm_game
Hue
age 6+
Bright, colorful action game tests reflexes, puzzle skills.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Continue reading
Koi [node:content-type] Poster Image
csm_game
Koi
age 7+
Cute but shallow fish tale with eco message makes no waves.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Continue reading
Gnog [node:content-type] Poster Image
csm_game
age 7+
Kooky, charming puzzler is a pleasant head-scratcher.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR
(2017)
Continue reading
Detective Pikachu [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 7+
Fresh Pokémon perspective perfect for younger fans.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2018)
Continue reading
 
Animal Crossing: New Horizons [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 7+
The island life is idyllic in this latest adventure sim.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
Continue reading Watch review
Funky Barn 3D [node:content-type] Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Silly farm sim with wacky machines and uncommon controls.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
Continue reading
Ekoloko [node:content-type] Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Kids learn environmental consciousness in this MMOG.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
Continue reading
Angry Birds Star Wars [node:content-type] 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)
Continue reading
Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 8+
Gardening sim is cute but doesn't dig deep enough.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Continue reading
Perils of Man: Episode 1 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 8+
Fascinating adventure only held back by some hard puzzles.
Platforms: Mac
(2014)
Continue reading
Osmos [node:content-type] Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Smart, pretty puzzler may get kids thinking about science.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2009)
Continue reading

Pages