Parents' Guide to


By Jeff Paramchuk, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Highly commercial, poorly put together online car racing.

Game Mac, Windows 2009
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age 3+

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age 3+

Is It Any Good?

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Ridemakerz is still in a Beta phase, which means there could still likely be some bugs to be found; and depending on which browser you use some are worse than others. Using Firefox, the game locked up the entire browser whereas Internet Explorer seemed a lot less prone to issues. The games themselves don't have much to them, other than using the four arrow keys and optionally the zero key or the spacebar for the racing phases. But what is here is likely going to appeal to kids who are passionate about cars, as working towards the higher levels unlocks cooler and better equipment – so long term play is rewarded. The best game by far is the pit crew challenge, as it takes a careful balance of managing the pit stops and repairs to take first prize.

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