All Reviews

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle Game Poster Image
age 13+
Game franchises collide with deep play in fun anime brawler.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2018)
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Goosebumps HorrorTown App Poster Image
age 12+
Quirky but repetitive creepshow sim has heavy consumer push.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2018)
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The House with a Clock in Its Walls: Lewis Barnavelt, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Ten-year-old raises the dead in creepy Gothic classic.
By John Bellairs
(2004)
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The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza Book Poster Image
age 14+
Thought-provoking end-of-world tale; lots of angst, drama.
By Shaun David Hutchinson
(2018)
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Freya and the Magic Jewel: Thunder Girls, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Fun read, troubling message for girls to be peacemakers.
By Joan Holub, Suzanne Williams
(2018)
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Smoke and Sacrifice Game Poster Image
age 13+
Stylized story focuses on struggle to survive terrible odds.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2018)
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Legendary: A Caraval Novel Book Poster Image
age 13+
Dramatic magical romance sequel has daring female hero.
By Stephanie Garber
(2018)
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Sega Genesis Classics Game Poster Image
age 10+
Nostalgic 16-bit game buffet has something for everyone.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Dark Souls Remastered Game Poster Image
age 18+
Bloody, challenging RPG with morally ambiguous protagonist.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Daughter of the Siren Queen: Daughter of the Pirate King, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Snarky, slashy pirate princess returns in gory revenge romp.
By Tricia Levenseller
(2018)
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Isle of Blood and Stone: Tower of Winds, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Historical fantasy weaves clever mystery plot.
By Makiia Lucier
(2018)
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Neverworld Wake Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Dark, gripping, time-shifting psychological thriller.
By Marisha Pessl
(2018)
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The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle TV Poster Image
age 8+
Fun reboot stays true to classic's vibe, cartoon mayhem.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2018)
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Moonlighter Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Tough action-adventure/sales sim tests skills, patience.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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I Kill Giants Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Moody, intense graphic novel-based fantasy drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset Game Poster Image
age 16+
Elven content poses timely moral questions.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Honkai Impact 3 App Poster Image
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age 13+
Complex tale has tons to do but sexualizes its heroines.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Dungeon Hunter Champions App Poster Image
age 10+
Fun action game held back by glitches, sloppy vs. battles.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Disney Heroes: Battle Mode App Poster Image
age 7+
Epic Disney crossover event ruined by hefty paywalls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, Android
(2018)
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Hyrule Warriors Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Crossover combat-heavy adventure creates new legendary game.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U
(2018)
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