Golden Sun: Dark Dawn

Game review by Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Outstanding RPG offers fine role models, great puzzles.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+

Another Classic; And I got mine for free.

I loved the original Golden Sun for the GBA and I was psyched when I heard this one was coming out. Something about that classic RPG feel and the puzzles that I've always loved in a good RPG game, and anyone who's played the first knows it's more then just a classic. Unfortunately it was impossible for me to be able to get this game for myself during its release, but then I ran into this thing called Prizerebel when I was searching on the web for a way to get it. It's this group that seriously gives you free video games for doing simple surveys! I was a bit skeptical about it too at first, but after googling around and finding out it wasn't a scam site, I decided to give it a try, and in no time I got myself a copy of Dark Dawn for my DS! I highly suggest anyone to give Prizerebel a shot. www.tinyurl.com/2falfwg

This title has:

Great role models
age 5+

Good for any one.

Played the first game when I was 6, first game I got and I still feel that game is the greatest game I have ever played. Appropriate for all ages.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Game Details

  • Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Release date: November 29, 2010
  • Genre: Role-Playing
  • ESRB rating: E10+ for Mild Fantasy Violence
  • Last updated: August 30, 2016

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