Game & Watch: Super Mario Bros.

Game review by Jeff Haynes, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Classic adventures get new life in updated portable device.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 10+

More of a collectors item then something for small children

The gameplay can be enjoyed by the youngest of children but the Game and Watch device is very small and more suitable for older children or Nintendo fans than very young children. It’s got an adorable clock mode and 3 playable games. It’s great as a collectors piece or a “toy” for an older child that is easy on toys and won’t break this. The clock is the best thing about this if it’s going to be played with as the games are kinda hard because of the small screen. The screen is under three inches (more like two and a half inches) and therefore isn’t the best way to play the games except for Ball. The clock is enjoyable. Despite the tiny screen and fact that this game is tiny it is very well made. The display is bright. The sound quality is surprisingly. The games run well actually and the controls respond well. The small size is what makes it more of a novelty to show off and impress others then something you would play constantly. That is why I subtracted a star.

This title has:

Too much consumerism
age 6+

It's rated for everyone

Rated for everyone because it can contain violent references like if you use fire flower and koopa if you kill it kills lots of enemies at once and promoting violence

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