Game Reviews

csm_game
age 10+
 
Hilarious action game with great motion controls.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 10+
 
Arcade shooter in which you take down waves of mutated bugs.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
age 11+
 
Actioner based on cartoon has a good message, some violence.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
age 6+
 
Dancing game sequel is great fun for younger kids.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
age 9+
 
Platformer provides cooperative fun for up to four players.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
age 8+
 
Frustrating racing game with no tutorial or help.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Toy figurines become characters in exciting action game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
age 13+
 
Fun exergaming, but song lyrics and videos age it up.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Pratfall game based on TV show has some control challenges.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 10+
 
Solid role-playing game is creative and fun.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
age 9+
 
Cute, varied, and enjoyable collection of active mini-games.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Social game encourages exercise, but mild cussing in lyrics.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Stellar hoops sim honors league's legends.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2011)
age 13+
 
Fight as two different web-slingers in time-travel romp.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2011)
csm_game
age 8+
 
One of the best (and best-looking) sports simulations.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 2
(2011)
age 8+
 
Realistic soccer sim is best for experienced gamers.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
age 12+
 
Moral choice aspect is overshadowed by lots of brawling.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 6+
 
Easy, bright, and perky game with obvious focus on beauty.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)
age 7+
 
Use the uDraw tablet for wacky comic adventures.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
csm_game
age 7+
 
Fun baseball mash-up somewhat hampered by control issues.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2011)

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