Parents' Guide to

My Gym Partner's a Monkey

By Larisa Wiseman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Cartoon for tweens is silly but means well.

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Community Reviews

age 8+

Based on 9 parent reviews

age 8+

It's a hilarious show.

Well starting off with, The show is really good for CN at it's time. Funny characters. Good animation. It's a good show compared to what CN airs today. Would recommend.
age 8+

20 out of 10 stars

It looks breathtaking, the jokes are funny, the story is amazingly original and it's not just a big ad. But this anime is really good and big chungus says he likes dinosaurs. The reason I put too much consumerism because this review is sponsored by Raid Shadow Legends, Honey and Nord VPN. Test them out and they have 0 viruses, I promise.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (9 ):
Kids say (27 ):

It's difficult to tell what age group the show's producers were aiming at -- the animation style and slapstick by themselves would seem to appeal mainly to grade-schoolers, while the jokes and life lessons are definitely aimed at the tween set. The sly humor may even give some adults the occasional laugh-out-loud moment.

Overall, MY GYM PARTNER'S A MONKEY is commendable for its effort to include a subtle message in each episode (such as sticking up for your friends, learning responsibility, winning a game through teamwork). Younger viewers (ages 8-10) will probably find Jake's sometimes-annoying goofiness amusing, and will definitely find the story lines entertaining.

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