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Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap App Poster Image
age 10+
Classic 2D action game has monsters and mild violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Darksiders Genesis Game Poster Image
age 14+
Co-op apocalyptic action gets plagued by mediocrity.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Windows
(2019)
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Arise: A Simple Story Game Poster Image
age 10+
Touching poetic adventure explores time, age, and death.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Might & Magic Heroes: Era of Chaos App Poster Image
age 14+
Strategic fantasy game leaves players out of the action.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Planet Zoo Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Deep, attractive, fun zoo sim with some tech issues.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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Sparklite Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Retro adventure is a fresh mix of nostalgia and challenge.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Winterwood Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Moody, emo tale of star-crossed teens and haunted woods.
By Shea Ernshaw
(2019)
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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Scary but very entertaining movie based on classic books.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Holiday in the Wild Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Elephant refuge is setting for love, life-changing moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Ghost Parade Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Colorful adventure is haunted by poor design and controls.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD Game Poster Image
age 10+
A little mini-game monkey business holds back HD remake.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2019)
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WWE 2K20 Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Some botched moves keep this brawler from championship gold.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville Game Poster Image
age 10+
Cartoon shooter is loaded with fast-paced, bloodless combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III Game Poster Image
age 14+
Streamlined tale successfully concludes vast trilogy.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2019)
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The Tyrant's Tomb: The Trials of Apollo, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Apollo atones as the exciting mythological mayhem continues.
By Rick Riordan
(2019)
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Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince Game Poster Image
age 10+
Gorgeous, brain-teasing fantasy teamwork adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Mission Unstoppable TV Poster Image
age 10+
Upbeat series showcases female STEM superstars.
Network: CBS
(2019)
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Wayward Son:  Simon Snow Series, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Road trip takes a dark turn in riveting fantasy sequel.
By Rainbow Rowell
(2019)
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Puzzle Quest: The Legend Returns Game Poster Image
age 10+
Amusing tactical puzzle game with implied fantasy violence.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Five Dark Fates: Three Dark Crowns, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Bloody but satisfying end to mature magic-sisters series.
By Kendare Blake
(2019)
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