The Amazing World of Gumball

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

age 8+

Colorful cartoon is full of silly laughs and scrapes.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 101 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 411 reviews

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age 13+

Not for kids under 13

It's got episodes where they're killing there friends and cutting them up they have an episode where one guy literally gives a blowjob to a balloon not to mention the banana that loves running around naked and squashing himself up this may be a kids show but not for kids under 13 in fact there are times where I think family guy and Simpsons would be better. Ya it has some moral points but why put those disturbing parts in there if it's for kids not adults. Kinda reminds me of that movie sausage party just cause it's animated doesn't mean it's for children.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
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age 7+

Gumball is genius

Gumball reminds me of Spongebob when it first came out. I watched spongebob at friends house because we were too poor for directv. And it gave me an escape from my parents divorce. When my divorce happened and my 7 and 1 year old would come for my turn.... I was so depressed about the situation. I could not shake the lonely blues... I did not know how to not seem sad even when the kids came because we were still "adjusting" with everything... We watched it on sheer boredom ... and we all laughed at the same time... Like rolled and held our guts as we laughed... And we laughed and rewinded over and over a part.. Then we binged watched it on Hulu... In fact I got Hulu because of Gumball.... Me and my kids still talk about the time we bonded over it... And we still watch it today they are now 11 and 5... Great for kids and adults and it gave us a life line when we really needed it... I thank God for giving the people the idea for this masterpiece ... My kids now can relate to jokes only adults my age can get...

This title has:

Great messages
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