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NBA 2K19 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Basketball sim boosts content, but old issues still remain.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Wildcard: Warcross, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Emika steers cyberpunk thriller duology to exciting finish.
By Marie Lu
(2018)
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The Iron Flower: The Black Witch Chronicles, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dramatic, overlong sequel tackles prejudice thoughtfully.
By Laurie Forest
(2018)
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NBA Live 19 Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Street ball is great, but court play still shoots airballs.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2018)
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SpongeBob SquarePants: The Legend of Boo-Kini Bottom Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Surprises, mild scares in festive stop-motion special.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fighting game that's more flash (and flesh) than substance.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2018)
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Marvel's Spider-Man Game Poster Image
age 14+
"Spider-sense"-ational tale starring iconic wall crawler.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2018)
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And the Ocean Was Our Sky Book Poster Image
age 14+
Violent, gripping fantasy turns "Moby Dick" upside down.
By Patrick Ness
(2018)
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The Messenger Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Entertaining, tough adventure pays homage to classic games.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2018)
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Zion TV Poster Image
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age 10+
Exceptional short docu tells teen's story of perseverance.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Shenmue I & II Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Classic franchise returns with retro tale of revenge.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Phantom Doctrine Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Deep strategy, engaging Cold War spy tale will hook players.
Platforms: Windows
(2018)
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Imagination Land Movie Poster Image
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age 4+
Amateurish animated animal stories for preschoolers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Meg Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Lots of shark-movie clichés and violence, not many thrills.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2018)
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Madden NFL 19 Game Poster Image
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age 8+
New season of football tackles fun, improved gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Big Fish & Begonia Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Mystical anime has deep themes, some peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Boxing Star App Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun arcade boxing a knockout; objectification is a low blow.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Deadly Nightmares of Nature TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fun animal docuseries uses education to replace fear.
Network: Comcast Kid Central
(2012)
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Shining Resonance Refrain Game Poster Image
age 13+
Huge adventure has slow intro but develops into grand tale.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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The Miracle Season Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Tragic loss rocks, then inspires team in true sports story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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