All Reviews

Taken Charge Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 12+
LEARNING
Computer-skills adventure stalled by high difficulty, story.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
LBX: Little Battlers eXperience Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Pocket-size bots pack a powerful, and personal, punch.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power Game Poster Image
age 11+
Short, enjoyable journey of heroes grudgingly fighting evil.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
Mix+Smash: Marvel Super Hero Mashers App Poster Image
age 10+
Combine parts into hero; prepare for punches, purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
Max Steel: Go, Turbo! Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Toy and TV show tie-in has more sci-fi violence than plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Rare Replay Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 18+
Not all winners, but this "Rare" collection rocks.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
The Swindle Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Tough stealth game has cartoonish violence, limitless play.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Lost Dimension Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 14+
Strategic game with compelling story, memorable characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2015)
FlummoxVision - Watch Flummox and Friends on your iPad App Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Funny videos, solid questions for social-emotional learning.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
Ex Machina Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 17+
Brilliant, emotional, mature sci-fi tale could be a classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Traverser Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 12+
LEARNING
Physics puzzler has great female hero but feels incomplete.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Tom and Jerry: Spy Quest Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Famous frenemies join Jonny Quest in action-packed battles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Chappie Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 17+
Underwhelming robot sci-fi thriller is really violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Toca Robot Lab App Poster Image
csm_app
age 3+
LEARNING
Build robots from recyclables and fly them around for fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
SteamWorld Dig Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Fun drilling adventure with mild violence ends too quickly.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Robots 3D Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 7+
Short but fascinating look at humanoid robot innovations.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2015)
Lego Mindstorms Fix the Factory App Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Program robots in short coding puzzler; tricky later levels.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Transformers Rescue Bots: Dino Island App Poster Image
age 5+
LEARNING
Solid ebook sends mixed messages about gender stereotypes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Technobabylon Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 18+
Dark cyberthriller poses serious moral questions.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Destiny: House of Wolves Game Poster Image
age 15+
Expansion has familiar sci-fi battles, new maps, missions.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)

Pages