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Roguebook Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Roguelike deckbuilder doesn't quite draw a winning hand.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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The Box in the Woods: Truly Devious, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Mature, very witty summer camp murder mystery.
By Maureen Johnson
(2021)
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Sunshine Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Emotional tale of worried kid, faithful dog, broken family.
By Marion Dane Bauer
(2021)
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The One and Only Sparkella Book Poster Image
age 4+
Father-daughter bond shines with glittery goodness.
By Channing Tatum
(2021)
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Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Game Poster Image
age 10+
Action-heavy adventure features a lot of humor, heart.
Platforms: PlayStation 5
(2021)
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Chivalry II Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent online medieval combat is fun, frequently absurd.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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Edge of Eternity Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Rich blend of sci-fi and fantasy in slightly flawed tale.
Platforms: Windows
(2021)
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Curse of the Forgotten City: Emblem Island, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting high-seas magical, mythical adventure.
By Alex Aster
(2021)
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Marvel Battleworld: Mystery of the Thanostones TV Poster Image
age 7+
Glorified commercial shorts have a bit of comic book charm.
Network: Disney+
(2020)
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The Last Spell Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Apocalyptic strategy relies too heavily on luck vs. skill.
Platforms: Windows
(2021)
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Shoplifters of the World Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Drugs, sex, smoking, and a gun in '80s-set teen drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Ghosts 'n Goblins Resurrection Game Poster Image
age 12+
Knightly reboot tests the mettle of even hard-core gamers.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Pumpkin Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Funny, charming prom tale brims with identity positivity.
By Julie Murphy
(2021)
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Blue Miracle Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Some mature themes in uplifting Mexico-set orphanage tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries -- Heroes of the Inner Sphere Game Poster Image
age 15+
Sci-fi expansion brings violent robotic arsenal of fun.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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Tainted Grail: Conquest Game Poster Image
age 15+
Live, die, and repeat in grim fantasy-deck-building tale.
Platforms: Windows
(2021)
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Solasta: Crown of the Magister Game Poster Image
age 13+
Original adventure with D&D roots rolls a critical hit.
Platforms: Windows
(2021)
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Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster Game Poster Image
age 16+
Occult adventure touches on mature themes of good and evil.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2021)
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Maybe Maybe Marisol Rainey Book Poster Image
age 8+
Endearing illustrated story highlights courage, friendship.
By Erin Entrada Kelly
(2021)
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Misfit in Love: Saints and Misfits, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Charming romcom with a serious message about prejudice.
By S.K. Ali
(2021)
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