Parents' Guide to

Dora the Explorer: Animals Adventures

By Jinny Gudmundsen, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Fun game doesn't cover many preschool skills.

Game Windows 2003
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What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 18+

Based on 1 parent review

age 18+

Dora has gone downhill

I am horrified by the content of this so called "kids" game. When I was a kid, Dora wasn't demoralized like in this game. Never in my life would I have suspected to see Boots absolutely DESTROY Dora's rectum. Also, Swiper is portrayed with dark fur and always eating watermelon and chicken wings. I don't know about you, but being a minority I am greatly offended by these racial stereotypes. My kids, 4 and 13, will be forever scarred from seeing Boots' wretched insides and Dora's gruesome intestines. They do not demonstrate safe sex.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1):
Kids say: Not yet rated

Dora the Explorer: Animal Adventures is a pleasant preschool title about rainforest animals, but it falls short because it has too few activities and the ones it has lack depth. While fun, it doesn't cover many preschool skills.

Game Details

  • Platform: Windows
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Atari
  • Release date: October 16, 2003
  • Genre: Preschool
  • ESRB rating: NR
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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