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True: Magical Friends

By Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Kindness, friendship themes prominent in sweet series.

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age 3+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 3+

Heroin without stereotypes

I really like this show for my son (6). I am always looking for a show with a heroin that doesn't fit into an obnoxious stereotype. She isn't always looking for a boy, fighting with other girls, worried about her outfit, etc. She is working with her friends to solve really good problems and always empathetic. It is a little sassy as well. I even laugh at the jokes.

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Great messages
Great role models
age 3+

We can’t wait for the next season!

Our daughter loves True. I am pretty picky on what we watch but approved of True right away. It is really nice and funny and cute and wholesome.

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Great role models

Is It Any Good?

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Kids say: Not yet rated

True is as genuine a heroine as they come, and viewers will find her gentle kindness and intentional approach to helping her friends enchanting. Not even Grizelda's abrasive personality detracts much from the appeal of this sweet series that emphasizes friendship every chance it gets. In presenting stories that underscore the differences between the two girls' natures, True: Magical Friends effectively illustrates for kids the importance of strong character traits.

This vibrant series is filled with imaginative characters and relatable dilemmas that have positive lessons for viewers. Also prominent are gentle reminders of practicing patience and thoughtfulness when faced with those dilemmas, as well as the value of asking for help when you need it. This charming show is a fun pick for kids and parents to enjoy together.

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