Excerpt: Games started swatting up in around June 2006. It's not really clear why, but suddenly a new wave of games that re-packaged 'edutainment' as good old entertainment suddenly became very popular indeed.
Excerpt: Brain Age wasn’t that good of a game – if you could even classify it as a game at all. The software worked against you at times: the voice recognition didn’t recognise the word ‘blue’, and if an answer to a math question included the number ‘9’, you were screwed.
Excerpt: Le jeu d'entraînement cérébral s'essoufle. Toujours les mêmes exercices, toujours la même approche : pourquoi remplacer vos vieux Brain Training ou Mind Manager si leurs successeurs ne font que recopier le principe ? MinDStorm est encore plus fortiche : il ne repompe pas, il régresse.