With new technology, kids watch a plain book magically morph into an ancient spell book and then play inside the book as it teaches them Harry Potter's spells. It's enchanting.
While not new, Myst for Nintendo 3DS is fun, challenging.
Puzzle game based on popular brand is colorful, simple.
Platformer game has neat aesthetic, little substance.
Send your kid to Magic School -- at the end, you'll have a certified wizard on your hands.
Same charm as the film, but play is hit and miss.