Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness

Game review by Erin Bell, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Become a Pokemon and explore random dungeons.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 8 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 8+

Great messages!

This game is all about adventure, friendship, and teamwork, all while you interact with your favorite Pokémon! It will teach kids to try their best, and to be adventurous.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use
age 6+

Worst Pokemon Game

I am a huge fan of pokemon,but tis game is completely horrible. First of all, i still can't beat the third level of it (and im good at video games in general, ecpecially pokemon) Second of all, it really boring to play, and it it really slow-moving. I wouldn't reccomend this game to anyone at all.

Game Details

  • Platform: Nintendo DS
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Release date: April 20, 2008
  • Genre: Role-Playing
  • ESRB rating: E for Mild Cartoon Violence
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love fantasy worlds

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