Parents' Guide to

X-Men: Evolution

By Common Sense Media, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Lots of good-vs.-evil battles in violent 'toon.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 9+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 9+

age 6+

This cartoon is awesome!

Out of all the Marvel comic cartoons this one is my favorite.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (16 ):

You don't have to scratch too far below the surface of this show to get to the real messages of the need to understand those who look different -- that just because someone looks weird doesn't mean that he or she doesn't have his or her own super powers. The mutants are sympathetic and exist as a higher moral order even though they are often shown as fallible.

It's great for kids to see the message of tolerance but the show definitely gets their attention through its numerous and very pyrotechnic battle scenes. Young kids won't be scared but will miss the nutrient values you will be able to discuss with your older ones.

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