Game Reviews

LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Jake and the Never Land Pirates Game Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Games, treasure, and free exploration = swashbuckling fun.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: The Magic School Bus: Oceans Game Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
This deep sea dive is teeming with fish and education.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
SimCity Game Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Exciting but technically flawed city-building simulation.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
Scribblenauts Unmasked - A DC Comics Adventure Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Imaginative puzzling fuses with comic book characters.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, Windows
(2013)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney Doc McStuffins Game Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Cuddly game teaches hygiene and health with stuffed friends.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Octonauts Game Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Mild confusion of facts, fiction won't sink ocean adventure.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2014)
Disney Art Academy Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Art software teaches how to draw favorite Disney characters.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
Finding Nemo: Escape to the Big Blue Special Edition Game Poster Image
age 5+
LEARNING
Polished mini-game collection is good fun for younger kids.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2012)
Gone Home Game Poster Image
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age 15+
LEARNING
Terrific narrative game tackles tough teen identity issues.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2013)
Ekoloko Game Poster Image
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age 8+
LEARNING
Kids learn environmental consciousness in this MMOG.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
VTech InnoTab Software - Bubble Guppies Game Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Wealth of pet-themed activities keep preschoolers engaged.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2013)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney The Little Mermaid Game Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Mermaid math is cute and fun but not magical.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2014)
Ark: Survival Evolved Game Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
Violent survival MMO tests skills against humans, dinos.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Derrick the Deathfin Game Poster Image
age 9+
LEARNING
Easy side-scroller has simple environmental message.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
TheBlu Game Poster Image
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age 13+
LEARNING
Ocean explorer looks great but bores quickly.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
Squids Odyssey Game Poster Image
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age 8+
LEARNING
Strange but fun game mixes aquatic tactics and role-playing.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
Infinite Scuba Game Poster Image
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age 8+
LEARNING
Diving game aims to teach but runs out of air.
Platforms: Windows
(2014)
VTech InnoTab Software - Pixar Play Game Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Movie-based games amuse; light on learning content, fun.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2014)
Koi Game Poster Image
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Koi
age 7+
LEARNING
Cute but shallow fish tale with eco message makes no waves.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Battleship Game Poster Image
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age 14+
LEARNING
Lackluster action game with some tactical elements.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)

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