Pokemon Legends: Arceus

Game review by Angelica Guarino, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Deep lore and new objectives refresh this series' formula.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 10 reviews

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age 9+

Is Pokémon Legends: Arceus worth it?

This game is absolutely amazing. The graphics are kinda crap but they still look gorgeous. This game has amped up the difficulty from the past games and might be harder and frustrating for children under the age of 8. If your child has played a Pokémon game and they enjoy a good challenge then go ahead and buy them this game. Pokémon Legends: Arceus has improved on almost everything from past Pokémon games. I personally enjoyed the game and had a lot of fun with it so have others I know. The game is $60 and that might lead some parents away but let me just tell you it is worth the price! Also some parents have bought this game for kids that have a 3ds or an older system. For the parents that own older systems this game is only available for the Nintendo Switch. If you think the $300 price tag on the switch is a bit too much go ahead and get the Nintendo Switch Lite which is $100 cheaper. Thank you for reading this review and have an amazing day!

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
2 people found this helpful.
age 7+

Fun Pokémon Adventure for Kids

It’s good! Wouldn’t mind letting the kiddos play this one. Some discussion of death and Pokémon being violent towards humans that might frighten 4-5 year olds, but I think the game might not be their speed anyway. 7+.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
1 person found this helpful.

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