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Warm Bodies Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Despite violence, book-based zombie romance is OK for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Plants vs. Zombies Adventures Game Poster Image
age 13+
Campy zombie game adds new twists, more waiting.
Platforms: Facebook
(2013)
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Dead Island: Riptide Game Poster Image
age 18+
Gory, bloody zombie shooter sequel with co-op play.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
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A Monster in Paris Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
French monster movie encourages looking past the surface.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Henry Hugglemonster TV Poster Image
age 3+
Cute monster tot teaches kids about feelings, relationships.
Network: Disney Junior
(2013)
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Clockwork Princess: Infernal Devices, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Enthralling trilogy conclusion tugs at the heartstrings.
By Cassandra Clare
(2013)
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Slender: The Arrival Game Poster Image
age 18+
Terrifyingly spooky indie game delivers blood-free horror.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Terraria Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Finicky but fun Minecraft-style game set in a 2D world.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
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Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon Game Poster Image
age 9+
Light scares, clever puzzles make for a fun adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
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Gears of War: Judgment Game Poster Image
age 18+
Bloody sci-fi shoot 'em up is laced with profanity.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2013)
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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Final Twilight focuses on Edward and Bella's legacy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Game Poster Image
age 18+
Fast pace, intense violence/gore take series on new course.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2013)
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Monsters, Inc. Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Cute, kid-friendly monster movie; may scare sensitive kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Dead Space 3 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Bloody, gory sci-fi action sequel, now with co-op support.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
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Hotel Transylvania Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Father-daughter comedy works as intro to monster movies.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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The Possession Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Demonically scary movie has low gore, strong characters.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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DmC Devil May Cry Game Poster Image
age 18+
Rebirth of aging franchise, still filled with gore and sex.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
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Vampire Academy Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Sexy, mean-girl vampire story has strong language, bullying.
By Richelle Mead
(2007)
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The Walking Dead: Season One Game Poster Image
age 18+
Extremely violent, profanity-filled zombie adventure.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
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ParaNorman Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Cool-but-creepy monster flick is too scary for little kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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