Game Reviews

The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King Game Poster Image
age 14+
High-intensity play enjoyable for teen LOTR fans.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Game Poster Image
age 8+
First Potter video game is a high-flying romp.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Game Poster Image
age 13+
Epic quest takes back seat to violent hunt.
Platforms: Game Boy Advance, Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup Game Poster Image
age 7+
Simple, easy game best for younger players.
Platforms: Windows, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban--The Console Versions Game Poster Image
age 10+
Challenging action-adventure game for Potter fans.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2004)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban--PC Version Game Poster Image
age 8+
Fabulous game continues the magic of Harry Potter.
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth Game Poster Image
age 12+
Excellent and addictive.
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
Disney Princess Enchanted Learning Game Poster Image
age 4+
Ariel and Cinderella lead educational games.
Platforms: Leapster
(2005)
Barbie and the Magic of Pegasus Game Poster Image
age 5+
Barbie proves herself in smart adventure.
Platforms: Windows
(2005)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Game Poster Image
age 10+
Harry Potter weaves magical spells for tweens.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2005)
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe (Video Game) Game Poster Image
age 10+
Violent and boring -- not much to roar about.
Platforms: Game Boy Advance
(2006)
Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle Earth 2 Game Poster Image
age 13+
Good storytelling, average gameplay for teens-up.
Platforms: Windows
(2006)
Eragon Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Movie tie-in is about the fighting, not the story.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2006)
Fairy Godmother Tycoon Game Poster Image
age 12+
Wacky fairytale biz sim lets kids conjure riches.
Platforms: Windows
(2007)
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Game Poster Image
age 10+
Cast magic with a Wii remote in best Potter yet.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance
(2007)
Disney Princess: Enchanted Journey Game Poster Image
age 5+
Quintet of princesses lead young girls on safe, fun romp.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2007)
The Golden Compass Game Poster Image
age 10+
Game falls short of both the film and the book.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2007)
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Game Poster Image
age 13+
Good movie makes a dull console game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2008)
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (DS) Game Poster Image
age 10+
Mostly combat, though some emphasis on reading.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
The Princess Bride Game Game Poster Image
age 8+
Same charm as the film, but play is hit and miss.
Platforms: Windows
(2008)

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