All Reviews

Muse Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen comes into power in suspenseful alternative history.
By Brittany Cavallaro
(2021)
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Space Dogs: Tropical Adventure Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Threequel's humor is lost in translation; pups in peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Oddworld: Soulstorm Game Poster Image
age 13+
Side-scroller provocative despite bugs, stiff controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows
(2021)
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Star Wars: Republic Commando (2021 Remake) Game Poster Image
age 13+
Squad-based shooter barely enhanced in re-released remake.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2021)
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Evil Genius 2: World Domination Game Poster Image
age 13+
Strategic sequel proves just how good is to be the bad guy.
Platforms: Windows
(2021)
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Bones of a Saint Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Resourceful teen faces gang in exciting coming-of-age tale.
By Grant Farley
(2021)
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Monster Hunter Rise Game Poster Image
age 13+
Combat-focused adventure "rises" as a must-have experience.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2021)
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Days of the Bagnold Summer Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Tender British comedy about a mismatched mother and son.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Chronicle of Innsmouth: Mountains of Madness Game Poster Image
age 13+
Retro Lovecraft adventure's scariest parts are its flaws.
Platforms: Windows
(2021)
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Girls with Rebel Souls: Girls with Sharp Sticks, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Feminist thriller has smart messages but few thrills.
By Suzanne Young
(2021)
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Flow Weaver Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Magical VR escape room is a short but satisfying challenge.
Platforms: Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift
(2021)
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Bombay Rose Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Slow but gorgeous animated romance has mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Kamp Koral: SpongeBob’s Under Years TV Poster Image
age 6+
Faithful SpongeBob prequel has same fun, slapstick humor.
Network: Paramount+
(2021)
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Hot British Boyfriend Book Poster Image
age 13+
Light, fun travel romance encourages being yourself.
By Kristy Boyce
(2021)
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Pumpkin Jack Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun platformer has cartoon violence, spooky style.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Curse of the Dead Gods Game Poster Image
age 13+
Violent, bloody dungeon crawling adventure breaks the mold.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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The Desolations of Devil's Acre: Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, Book 6 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Series finale ramps up intense action and fantasy violence.
By Ransom Riggs
(2021)
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Fallen Legion: Revenants Game Poster Image
age 13+
Story-focused tactical battler hampered by tech issues.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2021)
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Trowbridge Road Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Heavy family tale of AIDS, mental illness, abuse in 1983.
By Marcella Pixley
(2020)
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Cultist Simulator: Initiate Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Dark sim challenges player's morality and patience.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2021)
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