January2011

  • 36

    DSiWare

    Review Surfacer+

    A+

    The year may be young (really, really young) but we've already seen two must-have games hit the DSiWare Shop. The first was Alt-Play: Jason Rohrer Anthology, a collection of some of the most beautifully realised artistic statements gaming has to offer. The second is Surfacer+, a wonderfully unique action-puzzler that came out of nowhere and...

October2010

  • 15

    WiiWare

    Review Learning with the PooYoos - Episode 3

    You can never have too many PooYoos!

    Because two episodes of Learning with the PooYoos just weren't enough, Lexis Numerique has finally released the highly anticipated third entry in the series. Retaining all of its colourful and engaging charm, Learning with the Pooyoos: Episode 3 is a welcome addition to the series. Though the fan base consists mostly of children between the ages of three and..

September2010

  • 9

    WiiWare

    Review Tales of Elastic Boy: Mission 1

    Elastic fantastic?

    While still creating a line of educational games on WiiWare, Lexis Numerique decided to work on a platforming series alongside it. Sticking with a similar graphical style clearly geared towards younger gamers, does this fare well against other games in the genre currently available? You play as Mooky, just one member of an entire tribe of strange elastic creatures. Their primary..

April2010

  • 16

    WiiWare

    Review Learning with the PooYoos - Episode 2

    Another little game for your littlest ones

    Game consoles are perhaps too grown-up for your pre-kindergarteners to fully understand, and it doesn't help that there aren't many games geared toward very young children in the Wii Shop, but Lexis Numérique is slowly working to change that. Learning with the PooYoos: Episode 2 is a continuation of the first game, which was reviewed favorably here at..

September2009

  • 23

    WiiWare

    Review Learning with the PooYoos - Episode 1

    Who said gaming was just for big kids?

    Children’s games and WiiWare – a coupling that hasn’t really been explored. Well, that was the case until Lexis Numérique released Learning With the PooYoos Episode 1 on the WiiWare service. Designed for children between the ages of 3-6, this game set out to captivate the minds of the youngest gamers,...