Adventure Time

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Original, if nonsensical, hilarity; expect minor weapons.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 191 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 640 reviews

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age 7+

Unfair Reviews

I felt that this review was a little unfair to the show. There are definitely positive messages in the show. Finn and Jake are always helping princesses and are against doing anything they consider immoral. The show also promotes science, math and music to kids. Princess Bubblegum is always using science and math to create cool things and save the day, and Marcelline the Vampire Queen is always writing songs and jamming with Finn and Jake. Jake also plays the viola. This show makes these things seem cool to kids. I can understand if you don't view Jake and Finn as positive role models just because they are younger, but I would have to say that Princess Bubblegum is definitely a positive role model in this show. Once again parents who've seen two minutes of the show or know very little about it have made an entire generalization on it based on little knowledge. But that's America for you. I let my child watch this show, I have no problem with it. I hope the show expands her imagination and encourages her to enjoy science, math and music.

This title has:

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Great role models
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age 9+

A Memory That Will Not Be Forgotten

This shows is hands down the best Cartoon show ever. It's fun, intelligent, Different, and Creative. This Series shows what's its like growing up as a boy and has good HARD lessons in life. It's also great in adult jokes and has that dark cartoon network bit of feel. I'll always watch this show now and forever.
2 people found this helpful.

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