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By Jean Armour Polly, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Lame games drive the way to Monster Car marketing.

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Toy manufacturers should be able to market their products on their sites. What's funny about this one is that Mattel very carefully labels two small "advertisement" boxes -- while the rest of the site is pure products, links to sales partners, and marketing of both! And of the two games available, they rate from "This is dumb" to "What were they thinking?" Neither game has sound controls so you can't turn off the music, nor is there a way to quit the game before time runs out.

This is a missed opportunity to create edutaining games of value featuring a popular brand. Surely Mattel can do better.

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  • Genre: Brand Sites
  • Pricing structure: Free
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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