TV review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Surprising violence, gross-out humor in animated series.

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

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age 5+


2 stars based on 4 reviews? That's rubbish! To all you parents out there I think that Fangbone is the best TV show ever! I watch it all the time and so does my 5 year old child and 10 year old child. My husband says he can't wait for season two. So it can be a little bit gory from time to time but usually kids don't really care. It's funny and it shows a good example of teamwork and friendship! Just because Bill and Fangbone are from different planets, doesn't mean that they cannot get along. I recommend this show to everyone!

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Great messages
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age 7+

Decent cartoon with funny dialogue

My children only started watching Fangbone a few days ago and after searching around for information on a second season, I came across this site and its 2 star rating. I strongly disagree with that; so strongly, in fact, that I just signed up in order to write a positive review! It does have great messages, like teamwork, honour and bravery along with acceptance of differences in others. Fangbone has a barbarian's temper and often gets into trouble as a result (no surprise there), but he is also helped along to a happy end with his "battle brother", Bill (and his classmates). As someone else mentioned, his Yoda-like mangling of the names of common items or everyday activities is usually amusing, as is a lot of the dialogue. This site's review is very unfair in my opinion: Fangbone is definitely worth watching!

This title has:

Great messages
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