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Parents' Guide to

Disney Dreamlight Valley

By Claire Crossman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Fantasy open-world game brings a new age of Disney to life.

Two characters stand in a village with a castle and other Disney characters. The title of the game is placed above them.

A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 5+

Based on 4 parent reviews

age 5+

Great game for anyone!

This is a great game for anyone! It’s nostalgic, innocent and fun! I would allow my child to play it at any age but some of the tasks would probably be too hard for younger children.
age 7+

Good wholesome fun. If you read well…

The player needs to know how to read well to understand what is happening.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (4 ):
Kids say (4 ):

Fans of simulation and open-world games will latch on to this adventure easily. Disney Dreamlight Valley provides an incredibly unique and innovative set of inclusive avatar customizations, making sure that every player can live out their own life in the Valley, if that's what they wish. The user interface is very easy to navigate, despite its seemingly endless system of maps, guides, tutorials, tools, and point systems. Dreamlight Valley provides the navigation for players to explore and experience the world it has built without the stress of forgetting where something is or which button does what -- the game repeatedly reminds you of how to play it.

Additionally, while this game can easily be enjoyed by any age group, it's a perfect open-world introduction for younger players, with an unintimidating (but spacious) map to explore. Life skills are constantly being taught, from kindness to the importance of friendship and doing deeds simply because it is the right thing to do -- not because you receive a reward. These skills, coupled with the extensive world for players to craft into their own, make Dreamlight Valley a dream in itself for parents and kids alike.

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