Parents' Guide to

Barbie Horse Adventures Mystery Ride

By Jinny Gudmundsen, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Great horse adventure with mystery, puzzles.

Game Windows 2004
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What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 10+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 7+
i like it because you ride a horse and you can look for the stuff they needs to find the other horse
age 7+
love game

This title has:

Too much consumerism

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3):
Kids say (5):

The adventure story is quite good and the virtual horseback riding is amazingly realistic. The logic puzzles are cleverly woven into the mystery story. For example, when Barbie stops at an antiques store, she discovers that someone recently traded a watch for new reins. To see the watch, which is buried under a pile of jewels, Barbie helps the store clerk match similar jewelry pieces into groups and moves them.

This Barbie software is very satisfying to play. Not only is the mystery complex and intriguing, but players can do typical Barbie-type things, including dressing Barbie in outfits. The virtual horseback riding seems amazingly realistic because of the way the 3D scenery passes as you move.

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