Game Reviews

Headlander Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 13+
Sci-fi action pushes exploration but has flawed controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Lifeless Planet: Premiere Edition Game Poster Image
age 12+
A sci-fi tale of mystery …and walking. Lots of walking.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Boid Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Fun, fast, easy-to-play strategy requires fast thinking.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness Game Poster Image
age 13+
Despite fun battle sequences, this is a mediocre sci-fi RPG.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
A fun, fun romp through a galaxy far, far away.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
Hard Reset Redux Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Old-school bot shooter updated, but play still feels rusty.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Mighty No. 9 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Robot action game has challenging but monotonous play.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent, mature expansion has loads of bonus content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Space Run Galaxy Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Repetitive space strategy shackled by shallow gameplay.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Trials of the Blood Dragon Game Poster Image
age 15+
'80s-era violent action parody turns kids into soldiers.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
The Technomancer Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 16+
Entertaining yet violent sci-fi tale with complex controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Breached Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 13+
Cool but confusing trial-and-error adventure on alien world.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
Stellaris Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Deep, engaging space strategy has big challenge for players.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
Score Rush Extended Game Poster Image
age 8+
Colorful, repetitive arcade game focuses on high scores.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Battleborn Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 13+
Cartoon shooter is less graphic than most others in genre.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Disney Art Academy Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Art software teaches how to draw favorite Disney characters.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
Doom Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 18+
Violent, bloody, yet fun shooter for mature gamers only.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Battle Worlds: Kronos Game Poster Image
age 13+
Disjointed, mildly violent strategy with heavy-handed plot.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2016)
Mini Mario & Friends Amiibo Challenge Game Poster Image
age 8+
Free puzzler forces players to buy amiibo to unlock content.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U
(2016)
Offworld Trading Company Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Commerce trumps combat in unique strategy game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)

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