TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Low-key '90s cartoon has good lessons for grade-schoolers.

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 25 reviews

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age 7+

i love this show

im 24 and everything but i still enjoy this show i grew up watching the disney version and im currently binging it i love both nick and disney version
age 9+

Visually bland?

Hardly. Maybe if your idea of "not bland" is drawings on a mathematical grid and garish digital paint. Doug's hand-painted settings have an ambiance that is unmatched. The show can be watched by all ages, but it works better for kids in the "tween" age group, as that's the demo most of the subject matter would be most likely to appeal to (as well as adults, in a Wonder Years retrospective sense). One half-episode deals with Doug getting annoyed with a 2nd grader following him around, until he blows up at him. Doug's in 6th grade and oftentimes acts more like a high schooler.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence

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