Parents' Guide to

Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster

By Christopher Healy, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Engaging and funny interactive adventures are pure joy.

Game Xbox 360 2011
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 6+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 9+

Shrek joins the Didney Wor union to defeat Elmo and Grover after they broke into his swamp

age 3+

Great for Kids of all ages

This game is fantastic for kids and families, my daughter (5.5) gets involved, and really enjoys the story its fun to play together. The production values are excellent and there are hidden documentaries about the game creation my daughter enjoyed, learning about the creation of the game and stories.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2 ):
Kids say (3 ):

Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster is definitely among the best preschool video games out there. Its polished presentation, wonderfully witty script, and easy-to-learn-but-not-too-easy-to-play mini-games make it a package that little kids will adore. Moreover, the entire experience is designed to work equally well for one or two players, making Once Upon a Monster the perfect game for parents to play with their kids (or for siblings to play together). Rarely do we see a game that is so utterly appropriate for preschool audiences that is also simultaneously appealing to older kids and adults as well. It's an absolute winner.

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