Parents' Guide to


By Erin Bell, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Build your own amusement park on Facebook with your friends.

Game Facebook 2012
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age 12+

Based on 1 parent review

age 12+

A terrible Zyngafied version of Rollercoaster Tycoon

I am disappointed that Common Sense Media gave this Zynga "game" a high score. It is their same basic Zynga concept. Click to build things and if you want to build them faster you need to buy some Facebook Credits. I suspect whoever gave this game such a high score just saw a kid playing it for five minutes. You'd be better off finding a discount version of RollerCoaster Tycoon if a kid wants to play a real game. Zynga games are not games, most of the time. They are either identical to board games or the same "FarmVille" experience with new backgrounds. FarmVille, FronteirVille, etc. Don't waste your time, and most certinaly not your money.

This title has:

Easy to play/use
Too much consumerism

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Kids say (1 ):

The ability to expand and customize rollercoasters is the big difference between CoasterVille and any of its other building sim cousins. Kids can also customize the color and appearance of the park, and complete special quests to unlock themed attractions, such as a fantasy castle. The game is well-polished and attractive to look at. However, unless players are willing to spend a steady stream of Park Cash (the game's premium currency), they will find it increasingly difficult to advance without significant investments of time or numbers of neighbors.

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