The Legendary Starfy

Game review by Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Cute, surprisingly robust platformer geared for kids.

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 6 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 4+

Way better than it looks

I notice some people here have judged this game off of its cover without actually playing it while some have trashed it without providing any details at all. There are some not on this site who unfairly classify this as a Kirby rip-off, which it's far from. Anyway, this is a very fun game with a surprisingly in-depth story line considering how cutesy it is. The different forms are fun, save for the chicken form, which is kind of annoying to use, and the gameplay is simple but a lot of fun. All in all, it's a great game, and it's a shame we never got the gameboy advance games that came before it.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 6+

Game Details

  • Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Release date: June 8, 2009
  • Genre: Adventure
  • ESRB rating: E for Mild Cartoon Violence
  • Last updated: November 5, 2015

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