Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: The March of the Minis

Game review by Andrew Bub, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Mario comes through with a puzzler for everyone.

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

not rated for age

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 7+

Heroes uses their thinking caps to save the day.

Mario vs Donkey Kong 2: The March of the Minis is a challenging game that kids can enjoy. The educational value: Kids think their way through challenging levels that will test their logical thinking. You can't go into the challenges blindly. The role models: Mario is a creative hero who must use his minis to out smart Donkey Kong and rescue Paulene. He makes toys and thinks ahead. Consumerism triggers: Mario and Donkey Kong appear yet again. Considering how many games the two appeared in, that could cause kids to have the gimmies.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Too much consumerism
not rated for age

Great game!

Great game for all ages although under age 8 it may be a bit too complex but not for any other reason. Lots of fun!

Game Details

  • Platform: Nintendo DS
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Release date: November 7, 2006
  • Genre: Puzzle
  • ESRB rating: E
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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