Pokémon Shuffle

Game review by Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Simple puzzler badgers kids to make in-game purchases.

Parents say

age 3+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 3+

Good puzzler and I completed it without paying anything

Yes it does have the pay to play thing going on but now that it's been out for a while and now is also available on Google Play app store it might seem like it will be impossible to beat without paying, however it's very generous about giving out free hearts/plays and free items and jewels (main in game currency). They added in insane amount of levels but if you know what you are doing you can get pretty far very quickly without paying anything. It's still best in short bursts to take advantage of the limited hearts/plays. And you can't make in app purchases on the 3DS unless you have an eShop card to put credit on to the account and you can disable the credit card option to avoid thieves if that poses a problem.

This title has:

Easy to play/use

Game Details

  • Platform: Nintendo 3DS
  • Pricing structure: Free (This game is free to try, but pushes in-game purchases in the form of crystals and coins.)
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Release date: February 18, 2015
  • Genre: Puzzle
  • ESRB rating: E for Mild Fantasy Violence, Comic Mischief
  • Last updated: February 11, 2021

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