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Master of Orion Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Colorful space strategy with tongue-in-cheek humor.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
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PopJam App Poster Image
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age 11+
Social media app for kids under 13 pushes follows and likes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Artie's Magic Pencil App Poster Image
age 3+
Kids trace basic shapes to fix objects in cute visual story.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
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Three Truths and a Lie Book Poster Image
age 15+
Teens are stalked by killer in fast-paced, edgy thriller.
By Brent Hartinger
(2016)
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Dark Horse Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Stirring, inspiring docu about unlikely champion.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Clown Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Gruesome killer-clown movie is mean, unfunny, not scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Wiener-Dog Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Peculiar, intriguing deadpan comedy has some dark material.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Duel Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Muddled, violent Western echoes Apocalypse Now.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Madden NFL 17 Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Top sports franchise scores touchdown with big improvements.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
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Metrico+ Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Inventive, tough platformer breathes life into infographics.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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The King of Fighters XIV Game Poster Image
age 15+
Great, deep fighing game has lots of mature content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
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Mamá the Alien/Mamá la Extraterrestre Book Poster Image
age 4+
A fun, bilingual take on being a documented immigrant.
By René Colato Laínez
(2016)
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The Girl Who Drank the Moon Book Poster Image
age 10+
Entrancing fantasy spun with magic stresses power of love.
By Kelly Barnhill
(2016)
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The Underground Railroad Book Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting, thought-provoking, brutal runaway slave story.
By Colson Whitehead
(2016)
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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent, mature sci-fi sequel raises big moral dilemmas.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Looped TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Time warp buddy comedy is light on consequences.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2016)
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Bottersnikes & Gumbles TV Poster Image
age 6+
Beautifully animated book adaptation has positive messages.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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Ask the Storybots TV Poster Image
age 2+
Kids' big questions get answered by friendly, funny bots.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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The Man Who Knew Infinity Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Compelling story, but WWI-era math biopic needs more zest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Huntsman: Winter's War Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Messy, violent Snow White sequel wastes its great actors.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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