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Swift Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Orphaned bird looks for his true home; scares and suspense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Curse of Anabelle Game Poster Image
age 16+
First-person horror is cursed by glitches and poor design.
Platforms: Windows
(2020)
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The Famous Five Adventure Game App Poster Image
age 7+
Kids read and drive the story in fantastically fun whodunit.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Ultimate Edition Game Poster Image
age 16+
Definitive sequel is rich with content, depth, and choice.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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The Crystal Maze TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fun, family-friendly game show based on Brit classic.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2020)
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The Big Trip Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Uninspired animated adventure has quirky characters, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Scientists Get Dressed Book Poster Image
age 7+
Info-packed look at what scientists wear to do their jobs.
By Deborah Lee Rose
(2019)
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How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Heartwarming short film adds charm to movie trilogy tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Exile from Eden Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Teens tour the apocalypse in zany, touching sci-fi satire.
By Andrew Smith
(2019)
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Cursed Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Fierce woman leads reimagined, violent Arthurian tale.
By Thomas Wheeler
(2019)
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Age of Wonders: Planetfall - Revelations Game Poster Image
age 16+
Expansion is light on content, lays groundwork for future.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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TABI Learning - Primary school App Poster Image
age 7+
Subscribe for fun topic variety, OK learning potential.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Rune II Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Buggy, outdated sequel makes you root for Ragnarok.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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Math 8: Talk math with Leon! App Poster Image
age 7+
Fancy tech immerses kids in bulky space-themed drills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Blacksad: Under the Skin Game Poster Image
age 16+
Mature detective tale is faithful to graphic novel roots.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Zombieland: Double Tap: Road Trip Game Poster Image
age 16+
Mature, bloody zombie shooter quickly runs out of fun.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Little Monsters Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Blood-soaked, profanity-laden zombie film is great fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Thrilling epilogue to iconic TV series; violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Asgard's Wrath Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Cosmic power is yours in bloody, mature Norse VR tale.
Platforms: Oculus Rift
(2019)
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Call of Cthulhu Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Disturbing, slow-building dread around simple mystery game.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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