Parents' Guide to

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

By Erik Lande, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

First Potter video game is a high-flying romp.

Game PlayStation 2 , Xbox 2003
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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 13+

Based on 1 parent review

age 13+

This video games is too much "catchy" screens

T: mild brief fantasy violence

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1 ):
Kids say (3 ):

The game is quite enjoyable, especially for younger children as it doesn't require high levels of coordination to play. It may be easy for older players, but they often can be held by the joy of exploring Hogwarts. The game offers a wide variety of missions, so it is likely there will be something for everyone.

This is a fantasy game about a boy at a wizard's school, but it doesn't appear to advocate negative views of religion, and in general the story provides good role modeling of courage and ingenuity while addressing the realities of bullies and some other issues children face.

Game Details

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