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Tales from Earthsea (Sous-titres français) <b>DVD</b> ~ Goro Miyazaki
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I try to allow for "artistic license" ( I enjoy the Narnia movies) but I am a huge fan of the Earthsea books and I could not get by the near total abandonment of the original plot. There are maybe a couple scenes from the stories. My kids love Studio Ghibli and they thought it was Ok but they were puzzled by some things, especially Arren who they had trouble seeing as a hero. If you haven't read the books your experience will be different but I was disappointed.
Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest - PlayStation 3&hellip by Warner Bros
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Fun for Kids, March 15 2011
This game seems to be aimed at kids under 12, who are not already hard-core gamers. My girls, aged 9 and 11 were thrilled with it and played it through together to the end in a week or so (on easy). There is no blood, as you hack a creature to death the only visual is their health bar diminishing. The controller is quite simple to use. Playing as Gandalf is fun but he definitely has a lesser role and the kids needed to take turns being Aragorn.
I played it for a while on difficult and it was "amusing" but I was dissapointed that the response to the move controller was simplistic. You cans slash sideways, or up and down, or thrust, thats about it. If you want to swing your sword around… Read more

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