All Reviews

age 18+
 
Violent mature action game reboot updates, improves play.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
age 8+
 
Action-packed tale provides laughs while selling products.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 4+
 
Otter rockets to the moon in fun celebration of imagination.
By Sam Garton
(2015)
age 8+
 
Campy sibling fight frustrates, pleases with juvenile humor.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 5+
 
LEARNING
Educationally valuable videos come with a monthly premium.
URL: http://www.curiositystream.com
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Inventive, juicy shooting game with cartoon violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
age 9+
 
Octopus-out-of-water tale has a lot of gravity, confusion.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Engaging but frustrating old-school space shooter.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
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age 18+
 
Not all winners, but this "Rare" collection rocks.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Space trading meets The Sims, but hauls in repetitive play.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 8+
 
Interactive retellings with games put kids in the action.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Poorly designed promotional game with frustrating controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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age 6+
 
Animated alien comedy is sweet, cute, if not super original.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 7+
 
LEARNING
Weekly activities introduce kids to scientific concepts.
URL: https://camp.withgoogle.com
(2015)
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age 7+
 
A galaxy far, far away … in the palm of your hand.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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age 14+
 
Spaceship adventure fails to rise above its gimmick.
By Ernest Cline
(2015)
age 13+
 
No-blood brawling with text chat fun for fans.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
age 15+
 
It's raining sharks again in this tongue-in-cheek gorefest.
Network: Syfy
(2015)
age 14+
 
Tricky amnesia thriller keeps one guessing to the end.
By Scott Sigler
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Irradiated monster brawler loses power in gameplay, visuals.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2015)

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