Professor Layton and the Unwound Future

Game review by Christopher Healy, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

More great brain-teasers, with a dark but exciting plot.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 10 reviews

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age 10+

A kind gentlemen encouraging children to keep their brains active

If you're looking for an educational and yet fun game for tweens and older, you're looking at the right series!

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
age 10+

Fun and exciting

I absolutely love this game! It was interesting, engaging and a lot of fun. The plot twists were incredible. Some of the puzzles might be difficult for younger kids, but that just goes to show you the quality of the game. The animation and "movies" were fun. I couldn't put it down!

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Game Details

  • Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Release date: September 12, 2010
  • Genre: Puzzle
  • ESRB rating: E10+ for Mild Violence
  • Last updated: August 30, 2016

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