My Scene

Fashion, makeup, boyz! What else IS there?

What parents need to know

Positive messages

Fluffy games involving super-skinny doll characters and their fashion-centric lives.

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The My Scene doll line is available through links to online retailers.

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Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this site consists mainly of fluffy games involving super-skinny doll characters and their fashion-centric lives.

What's it about?

My Scene offers sections called \"My Games,\" \"My Friends,\" \"My 'Zine,\" \"My Shop,\" and \"My Shows.\" Games range from makeup to makeovers. In \"Beauty Studio,\" you'll choose an animated female model and select hairstyles, hair color, streaking, makeup, and accessories. You can also test your fashion flair in \"Fashion Designer,\" where you pick outfits and color them online using patterns and solids. Satisfied? Print the model as a paper doll and then print all the colorful outfits separately, and you'll have a new toy. There are crafts and quizzes and horoscopes in the 'Zine. Other parts of the site describe the My Scene doll and accoutrement toy line and offer a link to online shopping for them.

Is it any good?


This site is OK as long as girls don't look up to these dolls as role models.

Families can talk about...

  • Families can talk about what makes girls feel confident. Are clothes and makeup really necessary for boosting your self-esteem? What might be more important?

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Pricing structure:Free

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  • Best: Really engaging; great learning approach.
  • Very Good: Engaging; good learning approach.
  • Good: Pretty engaging; good learning approach.
  • Fair: Somewhat engaging; OK learning approach.
  • Not for Learning: Not recommended for learning.
  • Not for Kids: Not age-appropriate for kids; not recommended for learning.

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Kid, 10 years old September 5, 2011
age 6+


ok so they dont sell the dolls anymore so if your kid asks for the doll your in luck.
Teen, 14 years old Written byrebma97 November 3, 2011
age 8+

For little girls who like to fashion

I think this game is okay for little girls. It is about shopping and clothes, but many, young girly girls like that sort of stuff (I did). But I can see how that makes it have the best messages in it for girls. I think that some of the outfits are a little skimpy, and if parents are concerned about the content then I'd say compare it to a Barbie doll and make your decision from there.
Kid, 10 years old August 3, 2011
age 10+

my scene

its great just not enough movies
What other families should know
Too much consumerism


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