Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts

Game review by Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Imaginative adventure game lets players build vehicles.

Xbox 360 2008

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 9 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 2+
Not like the older ones at all
age 3+

Great game

This is an extremely easy to play game where you build vehicles out of blocks, wheels, engines, etc. You can test and keep fixing until it works. It teaches balance, steering, and the difference between a vehicle moving slowly and quickly. You can also paint and dress up your creation. A great game for kids of all ages, and easy enough for even the youngest game fans.

Game Details

  • Platform: Xbox 360
  • Subjects: Hobbies: building, Science: engineering, electricity, physics
  • Skills: Tech Skills: digital creation, Self-Direction: achieving goals, set objectives, Thinking & Reasoning: applying information, hypothesis-testing, logic, Creativity: developing novel solutions, imagination, making new creations
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Microsoft
  • Release date: November 11, 2008
  • Genre: Action/Adventure
  • ESRB rating: E10+ for Comic Mischief, Cartoon Violence
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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