A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this game.
Multiplayer lets you do quizzes with your BFF.
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Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that this is a Nintendo DS game based on the movie High School Musical 3. It doesn't have a storyline, but rather scrolls through a series of rhythm games and quizzes. It shows cartoon versions of the HSM3 stars dancing and playing sports, although some photos of the stars are used as well.
Is It Any Good?
Fans of HSM3 will enjoy playing these rhythm games while listening to the music from the movie. And these rhythm games are different from earlier rhythm games like Elite Beat Agents or High School Musical: Makin' the Cut because of the unique rotate-the-piece-of-pie-around-its-axis gameplay. But the lack of a storyline to sustain your interest in the game is sorely missed.
High School Musical 3: Senior Year has a multiplayer mode where best friends can see how well they know each other by taking quizzes, but unfortunately, they both have to own a copy of the game for that gameplay to work. The game does support DGamer, so kids can go online using their Nintendo DS to chat with friends, create avatars, and exchange gifts with other HSM3 fans. Plus the DS can be used as an MP3 player to listen to the songs with headphones while in a closed position.
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