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By Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Kid-friendly contest puts exciting twist on game shows.

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age 8+

Based on 4 parent reviews

age 18+

Dude what would happen is the gnarlyiest show ever

Dude what would happen has played a important role on getting gen z into engineering and you can easily see its influence on YouTube ps Jackson totally sends no half sends

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Great messages
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age 2+

I hate this show!

First off,this is CARTOON network! Not Live Action Network! This show is really lame!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (4 ):
Kids say (16 ):

This new twist on game shows is filled with kid-friendly content, from the thrills of the coaster rides to the age-appropriate trivia and memory challenges that kids at home can play along with. While there's no way to replicate the physical intensity that the contestants endure, viewers get a good sense of the participants' feelings from their facial expressions (captured by head-on cameras), making it fun to imagine how they'd react to being in the hot seat themselves.

While the show certainly isn't aiming to push specific positive messages, the fact that all of the contestants leave the game with whatever money they accumulate makes for a highly sportsmanlike atmosphere. A small amount of greed comes into play when winners are offered the chance to gamble their winnings for double the amount, but overall, worry-free content makes BrainRush a fun choice for grade-schoolers and young tweens.

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