Game Reviews

Scooby-Doo! The Sword and the Scoob Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Cartoon violence, monster imagery in tired Scooby mystery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 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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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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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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Bad Kitty Goes on Vacation Book Poster Image
age 7+
Funny, satirical theme park adventure on colorful pages.
By Nick Bruel
(2020)
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Gods Will Fall Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Success in battling gods in adventure left up to chance.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Max Cloud Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Violence, some language in fun sci-fi action comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Gone to the Woods Book Poster Image
age 13+
Author's harrowing memoir shows how kindness saved him.
By Gary Paulsen
(2021)
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game - Complete Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Cult classic love letter to old-school beat-'em-ups returns.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Lupin III: The First Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Caper is fun but has guns, Nazis, and some stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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A Woman's Work: The NFL's Cheerleader Problem Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Thoughtful docu puts labor dispute in historical context.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Valkyria Chronicles 4 Complete Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Wartime strategy adventure is a personal and engaging tale.
Platforms: Google Stadia
(2020)
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The Last Champion Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Faith-based sports drama has drinking, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Loss Adjuster Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Festive dramedy has mild language, sexual references.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Ride Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Language, violence in biopic with anti-racist messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Life Ahead Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Touching adaptation of teary classic has drugs, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Upside-Down Magic Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Confident female lead stands out in book series adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Enigma Game: Code Name Verity, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Harrowing, uplifting tale of planes, outsiders vs. Nazis
By Elizabeth Wein
(2020)
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