Pokemon Black Version/White Version

Game review by Christopher Healy, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Intriguing story has slew of online features.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 37 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 8+


A wonderfully crafted, highly experimental addition to the Pokémon franchise. From the music and story to the creatures themselves, this is a Pokémon game that's style is refreshingly divergent from the other installations, both old and new.
age 5+

Good game For Childerns

This is an great game for childerns.

Game Details

  • Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Release date: March 6, 2011
  • Genre: Adventure
  • ESRB rating: E for Comic Mischief, Mild Cartoon Violence
  • Last updated: August 30, 2016

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love adventure and fantasy in their games

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