Parent reviews for Luigi's Mansion 3

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Common Sense says

age 8+

Based on our expert review

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 22 reviews

age 2+

Santa's Magic Crystal

age 8+

This title has:

Great role models
Easy to play/use
age 5+

Fun solving puzzles and even provided a couple challenges for Daughter and Daddy

I bought this "for me" as a late Christmas gift. I play Mario Kart and Mario Party with my daughter (we'll call her Princess Peach), and Dad needs something fresh. I had seen the gameplay for Luigi's Mansion 3 and noticed you could play it with two players on story mode. I've been playing games my whole life and naturally wanted to get Peach into them. So knowing Peach's level of critical thinking, I thought she might do well to challenge herself and learn a game that didn't drive for her (i.e. mario kart drive assist). Peach will be 5 in July 2020. Peach has got a pretty good grip on most the controls. You'll be using both thumbs, the left to move Luigi around and the right to aim the Poltergust (vaccuum) or flashlight. She moves around just fine, can open doors and interact with objects. There was a learning curve that I had to walk her through, but it didn't take her long to pick up on it at all. She sometimes struggles with aiming the Poltergust and getting the ghosts (which can get tougher the further up the mansion you go). Still, we were able to beat the entire game, but there were times I had to take on Luigi so we didn't die. I tried to have her use Gooigi who can die and come back to life as many times as you want. One note on Co-Op: You will be unable to play the story on co-op until you get through a "tutorial" portion at the beginning of the game - once you get the poltergust and defeat the bellhop ghost in the garage, you'll have to get a briefcase which gives you access to Gooigi and finally a

This title has:

Easy to play/use
age 8+

Charm Oozes Out of Nintendo's "Horror" series

To get an idea of how charmed I was during my delightful play through all you have to look at is one moment. There is a moment where a ghost nearly drowns Luigi and Luigi is saved by Polterpup. Luigi takes a moment to pet him and tell him how much of a good puppy he is.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use
age 7+

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use