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DreamWorks Dragons Dawn of New Riders Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun but shallow adventure tied to the "Dragons" movies.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince Game Poster Image
age 10+
Bittersweet, engrossing fairy tale, but puzzles can annoy.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2019)
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Yo-Kai Watch 3 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Improved Yo-Kai Watch tale is the biggest and best yet.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2019)
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God Eater 3 Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Deep fantasy action with blood, sexualized characters.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Tasty Town App Poster Image
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age 10+
Yummy look at the restaurant biz from farm to table.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Fate/Grand Order App Poster Image
age 13+
Complex Japanese role-playing game has steep learning curve.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy Game Poster Image
age 10+
Clever gaming relic shambles, stumbles with tech issues.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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The Gilded Wolves Book Poster Image
age 13+
Clever 1889 Paris-set story has diversity, magic, puzzles.
By Roshani Chokshi
(2019)
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World of Warcraft: Tides of Vengeance Game Poster Image
age 13+
New expansion enhances story, adds fun high-level gameplay.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2019)
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Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fantastic new edition of a classic adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Game Poster Image
age 10+
Amusing, colorful adventure is great for kids of all ages.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Slayer, Book 1 Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Uneven series start picks up when Buffy TV series ends.
By Kiersten White
(2019)
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Hearthstone: Rastakhan's Rumble Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun troll-themed expansion adds new cards and strategies.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2018)
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Ashen Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Tough but optimistic fantasy tale with melee combat, blood.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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The Light Between Worlds Book Poster Image
age 13+
Heartfelt fantasy emphasizes emotion and magic.
By Laura E. Weymouth
(2018)
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Artifact Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun but pricey hybrid blends cards and strategy elements.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2018)
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Omen of Sorrow Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fascinating fighting game with monstrous horror characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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The Christmas Chronicles Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Edgy, exciting Santa adventure has iffy behavior, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Squishies Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Bright VR puzzler has cute characters, inspires creativity.
Platforms: PlayStation VR
(2018)
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Sid Meier's Civilization VI (Switch) Game Poster Image
age 10+
Educational world simulator is a perfect fit for Switch.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2018)
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