Parents' Guide to

Purr Pals

By Jinny Gudmundsen, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Im-purrfect cat sim stresses obligation over fun.

Game Nintendo DS 2007
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While these kittens are cute, their antics were not enough to sustain the interest of our testers over time. The routine quickly changed from fun to obligation. Also, the game is buggy, with camera angles that stick your kitten's head into a wall and screens that freeze up, requiring you to reboot the game.

If you are thinking of getting a cat, this simulation may actually work to dissuade you. Cats are much more entertaining in real life. And the price of this game is a bit high, so you might want to rent instead of buy.

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