Parents' Guide to

Ben 10

By Pam Gelman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Alien-morphing and action -- every boy's dream.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 7+

Based on 33 parent reviews

age 7+

positive messages

really good!!!

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age 2+

Ben 10 one of the best shows for kids

Reading the reviews of others made me want to post this. The show is a superhero kids show. No blood, language, nudity, sex or suggestive content. So you don't have to be worried about that. I also saw a comment saying that their kid slapped them cause of the show or disrespect them. I find that hard to blame on the show. It's like saying your kid hit you with a frying pan cause they watch Tom and Jerry. Kids are impressionable but when kids watch the show they want to transform into aliens and fight villians not assault their parents. It teaches morals in every episode. Reading the reviews showed some parents admitting they didn't really pay attention to it so I can happily say that when you watch an episode of it you will learn something. It's literally about a 10 year old boy traveling the world with his grandfather and cousin to different places. It's a fun show for kids and even adults can enjoy it with them.

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Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (33):
Kids say (55):

If parents have strong feelings about not wanting their kids to watch violent cartoons, this one isn't for them. The animation is rich and colorful, inspired by the look of Japanese anime. Dialogue between main characters Max, Gwen, and Ben isn't up-to-par with the visuals, though, and needs to be updated to reflect how kids really speak to each other. Still, overlooking the violence, BEN 10 gives kids a peek into the world of science-fiction, along with exciting action and creative animation.

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