Game Reviews

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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Flora & Ulysses Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Quirky, book-based tale has action, dramatic moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 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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Root Magic Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Girl discovers her power in tender fantasy novel.
By Eden Royce
(2021)
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To All the Boys: Always and Forever Movie Poster Image
age 13+
College, relationships, sex, swearing in romcom threequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Monster Zone Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Some scares, bullying in animated comedy-adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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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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Earwig and the Witch Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Book-based CGI fantasy has scares, lacks spark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Kid Cosmic TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun superhero comedy teaches patience, has mild violence.
Network: Netflix
(2021)
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Amari and the Night Brothers Book Poster Image
age 8+
Girl finds her magic in fun fantasy full of surprises.
By B.B. Alston
(2021)
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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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News of the World Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Stirring, lyrical Western has peril, some harsh violence.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Roald & Beatrix: The Tail of the Curious Mouse Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Feel-good Christmas family movie deals with grief and aging.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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