Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box

Game review by Jinny Gudmundsen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Compelling mystery full of devilishly fun logic puzzles.

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 16 reviews

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Suitable for gamers of all ages, Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box is a wonderful gaming experience that combines puzzles, mysteries, and a knack for adventure.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Game Details

  • Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Release date: August 24, 2009
  • Genre: Puzzle
  • ESRB rating: E10+ for Alcohol Reference, Mild Violence
  • Last updated: August 31, 2016

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