All Reviews

Snuggle Truck App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Level creator extends replayability of physics-based racer.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
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Being Elmo Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Inspiring docu about the man behind the Muppet superstar.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Pinocchio (2002) Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Live-action dubbed puppet story is creepy and lacks humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Remarkable Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Great premise overcomes an excess of clever embellishments.
By Lizzie K. Foley
(2012)
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CSR Racing App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Decent racer marred by relentless push for in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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Crash & Bernstein TV Poster Image
age 8+
Funny puppet comedy needs a reality check from parents.
Network: Disney XD
(2012)
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F1 Race Stars Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Quirky and entertaining racer filled with silly powerups.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
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LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins Game Poster Image
age 8+
Mediocre LEGO game with minor violence and reckless driving.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
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Joe Danger Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Exciting stunt racer has thrills, mild cartoonish spills.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2014)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul Book Poster Image
age 8+
Family road trip goes hilariously awry in 9th installment.
By Jeff Kinney
(2014)
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Lowriders in Space, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Pedal-to-the-metal graphic novel celebrates Latino culture.
By Cathy Camper
(2014)
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Fossil Fighters Frontier Game Poster Image
age 8+
Latest installment delivers dino battling, racing fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
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Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle Game Poster Image
age 8+
Well-made sliding puzzle stuck with repetitive gameplay.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
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Scraps: Modular Vehicle Combat Game Poster Image
age 8+
Design, race, and battle game fun but tricky to master.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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MX vs. ATV Supercross Encore Game Poster Image
age 8+
Mediocre racer has bad controls, visuals issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Driveclub Bikes Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Motorcycle expansion good but limited, has mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
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TrackMania Turbo Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun, family-friendly arcade racer brings hours of play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Rocket League Collector's Edition Game Poster Image
age 8+
Super-fun family-friendly game with extra content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Lowriders to the Center of the Earth: Lowriders in Space, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Friends wrestle Aztec god in vibrant, zany graphic novel.
By Cathy Camper
(2016)
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Ride 2 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Global motorcycle-racing game is a flawed, bumpy ride.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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