Website Reviews

PBS Kids Kart Kingdom Website Poster Image
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age 6+
Virtual world racer fun but confusing for young drivers.
URL: http://pbskids.org/kartkingdom/
(2015)
MovieStarPlanet Website Poster Image
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age 16+
Serious privacy, content issues with celebrity fantasy site.
URL: http://www.moviestarplanet.com/
(2014)
Space Heroes Universe Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Safe virtual world with fun, space-age games.
URL: http://www.littlespaceheroes.com/
(2013)
The Carnegie Cyber Academy Website Poster Image
age 10+
Complete fun challenges, learn how to be safe online.
URL: http://www.carnegiecyberacademy.com/
(2012)
Hero Up Website Poster Image
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age 7+
Marvel heroes give kids a safe intro to virtual worlds.
URL: https://www.heroup.com
(2012)
IMVU Website Poster Image
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age 15+
Sophisticated chat world has sexual content.
URL: http://www.imvu.com
(2012)
Woozworld Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Shopping- and chatting-centric tween virtual world.
URL: http://www.woozworld.com/
(2012)
Pottermore Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Engaging virtual world brings Harry Potter to life.
URL: http://www.pottermore.com
(2012)
Franktown Rocks Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Music and social networking combine in safe, cool hangout.
URL: http://www.franktownrocks.com/
(2012)
Angelina Ballerina Website Poster Image
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age 4+
Book, TV character's site is engaging but overrun with ads.
URL: http://www.angelinaballerina.com
(2011)
Club Penguin Website Poster Image
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age 7+
Site unveils new chat tool, makes it easier to find friends.
URL: http://www.clubpenguin.com/
(2011)
Habbo Website Poster Image
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age 18+
Foul talk and sexy chat rooms dominate virtual world.
URL: http://www.habbo.com
(2011)
OurWorld Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Virtual world with games and some smart parental controls.
URL: http://www.ourworld.com
(2011)
Kung Fu Panda World Website Poster Image
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age 7+
Virtual world with Po and friends earns a black belt in fun.
URL: http://kungfupandaworld.com/
(2011)
McWorld Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Well-done virtual world peppered with McDonald's mentions.
URL: http://www.mcworld.com
(2011)
Second Life Website Poster Image
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age 18+
Adult themes easily encounted in popular virtual world.
URL: http://www.secondlife.com/
(2011)
Pocoyo World Website Poster Image
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age 3+
Virtual world preschoolers can enjoy with adult help.
URL: http://www.pocoyo.com/
(2010)
Animal Jam Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Beware unmonitored chat in Nat Geo virtual world.
URL: http://www.animaljam.com
(2010)
Innerstar University Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Buy American Girl, play in safe, positive virtual world.
URL: http://web.innerstaru.com/
(2010)
Northpole Website Poster Image
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age 7+
Christmas-centric playground with safe seasonal activities.
URL: http://www.northpole.com/
(2010)

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