Parents' Guide to

Diary Girl

By Erin Bell, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Digital diary can't replace pen and paper.

Game Nintendo DS 2008
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Diary Girl is by no means broken or bad, but it comes off as simplistic compared to other application-like DS titles like Brain Age and Jam Sessions, and isn't likely to hold any long-term appeal. Furthermore, there's something special about a hand-written journal (or even digital files that can be stored and transferred to CDs) that a confined, cartridge-based application just can't match.

Game Details

  • Platform: Nintendo DS
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Konami
  • Release date: March 18, 2008
  • Genre: Simulation
  • ESRB rating: E for Mild Cartoon Violence
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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