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Voltron: Legendary Defender TV Poster Image
age 8+
DreamWorks updates '80s toon in tense but fantastic form.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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Batman Unlimited: Gotham City's Most Wanted App Poster Image
age 8+
Many pages, limited interaction in crime-fighting mystery.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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The Powerpuff Girls (2016) TV Poster Image
age 8+
Focus on character development bolsters likable reboot.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2016)
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The Masked Saint Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Trite faith-based tale has mature themes, lots of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Batman: Bad Blood Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Superviolent superhero mayhem with a complex story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Hilo: The Boy Who Crashed to Earth: Hilo, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Fun graphic novel about Earth adventures of boy from space.
By Judd Winick
(2015)
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Zeroes, Book 1 Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Clever but overlong tale of superpowered misfit teens.
By Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan, Deborah Biancotti
(2015)
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The Rest of Us Just Live Here Book Poster Image
age 14+
Smart coming-of-age fantasy focuses on "regular" kids.
By Patrick Ness
(2015)
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Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy TV Poster Image
age 8+
Ragtag hero bunch's continuing story is violent but fun.
Network: Disney XD
(2015)
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Lego DC Super Heroes: Justice League: Attack of the Legion of Doom! Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action-packed tale provides laughs while selling products.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Lost Dimension Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Strategic game with compelling story, memorable characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2015)
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Get Mooned: Joey & Johnny, the Ninjas, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Giddily fun start to ninja series has lots of fighting.
By Kevin Serwacki, Chris Pallace
(2015)
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Chroma Squad Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Comical, mildly violent take on fake fantasy TV production.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: The Secret of the Ooze Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kitschy nostalgia trip with some martial-arts violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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Ferals Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Dark fantasy has chills, thrills, fresh take on superhero.
By Jacob Grey
(2015)
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Marvel Knights: Wolverine Versus Sabretooth: Reborn Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Brutal violence in convoluted comic book sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Searching for Super Book Poster Image
age 8+
Thinner story, less character depth in action-packed sequel.
By Marion Jensen
(2015)
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Story Thieves, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Kids jump in and out of book worlds in wacky series start.
By James Riley
(2015)
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Gotham TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Dark, violent drama tells compelling Batman backstory.
Network: Fox
(2014)
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The Almighty Johnsons TV Poster Image
age 14+
Imported supernatural soap has sex, drinking, a light tone.
Network: Syfy
(2014)
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