Game Reviews

Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Carrey lights up video game movie; peril, some drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Deep Sky Derelicts: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Comic-styled sci-fi strategy suffers from repetitive play.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Langrisser I & II Game Poster Image
age 13+
Player choice and complex gameplay define this series.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2020)
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Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX Game Poster Image
age 8+
Spin-off remake is cute, but easy and repetitive.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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Confessions of a Dork Lord Book Poster Image
age 8+
Tale of magic-impaired underdog on quest is slow, overdone.
By Mike Johnston
(2020)
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Granblue Fantasy: Versus Game Poster Image
age 13+
Classic fantasy with unique characters packs a punch.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2020)
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Girls with Razor Hearts Book Poster Image
age 13+
Girls grapple with their value in exciting thriller.
By Suzanne Young
(2020)
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From the Desk of Zoe Washington Book Poster Image
age 8+
Girl works to clear her father of a crime in smart tale.
By Janae Marks
(2020)
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One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun but flawed cartoon brawler based on anime series.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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The Queen's Assassin: The Queen's Secret, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Teens search for conspirators in so-so romantic fantasy.
By Melissa de la Cruz
(2020)
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My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Imaginative but violent anime adventure has some swearing.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Rune Factory 4 Special Game Poster Image
age 13+
Farming and monster fighting combine for fantasy fun.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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Sega Ages Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Definitive version of the Sonic classic races to Switch.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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Diana: Princess of the Amazons Book Poster Image
age 8+
Vibrant, gentle origin story shows Wonder Woman as tween.
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale
(2020)
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Last Christmas Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Musically inspired romcom has big heart; language, innuendo.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Dragonheart: Vengeance Movie Poster Image
age 13+
So-so fantasy sequel has violence and peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales Game Poster Image
age 13+
Role-playing/card game hybrid has strong female characters.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Journey to the Savage Planet Game Poster Image
age 13+
Sci-fi romp has sense of humor, also blood and adult themes.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Story-driven quest has no combat, some drug and alcohol use.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Praetorians HD Remaster Game Poster Image
age 13+
Strategy game has updated visuals but stale play.
Platforms: Windows
(2020)
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