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Cooking-mama-ds.441293
7.3 out of 10

Cooking Mama

Cooking Mama challenges players to use the stylus as a master ki Read more

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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 4
4.0

User Review

snapple4life, Walmart
3 March 2011
  • Summary: I got this game a long time ago, and at that time I thought that it was the greatest game I ever had, until a week past, and I finished all the recipes. Then it got dumb and boring and now I am soo close to hating it, I play it every now and then but its the same old stuff.
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Overall 4
4.0

I think I get more mad than anything...

R. Craite, Amazon
1 May 2010
  • Summary: Of the mama games available, this one is the worst. The time limits allowed are almost impossible to get gold for a lot of the activities. The graphics themselves are cutesy and the overall look of it is clean. It doesn't have any voice overs though which means that it doesn't use the full capabilities of the system.
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Overall 4
4.0

it aint worth it

lisav1599, Ebay
18 May 2009
  • Summary: This game is fine for kids. It is very hokey with it's animation. If your five year old wants to cook it might be okay for them. Anyone past ten years of age will find it very boring. Not challenging at all and the things it has you cooking are just plain stupid. I didn't read the rating on it, but it must be for small children. I bought it for some new ideas on cooking like the others I had bought. This was just boring.
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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 6
6.0

User Review

BunsABaking, Walmart
18 January 2008
  • Summary: There are not very many levels on the game. If you beat them too quickly the game will be over in a day. I think it's a fun game for small children, but for everyone else its so so.
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Overall 4
4.0

Not encouraging

Bibian, amazon.co.uk
9 May 2013
  • Summary: Arrived promptly but it is scary! The flaring of mamas eyes with fire when one " fails" is demoralising to myself an adult, let alone a 4 yr old. Took some working out.
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Overall 4
4.0

BORED.. BORED.. BORED...

EffieTrinket, amazon.co.uk
1 June 2012
  • Summary: When you first get this game or when a child gets any toy they play with it for a week or so and then they get bored. With cooking mama there is nothing to do apart from chop slice and grate, the marking scheme seems unfair. After 10 minutes you get so bored you go away feeling depressed that a half an hour on your DS didn't cheer you up.
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Overall 4
4.0

They should change it's name to Scary Mama!

Lil L 72 "stimpson-corner", amazon.co.uk
5 March 2011
  • Summary: I've only really played this game a few times, because to be honest Mama is just so scary and freaks me out! She's rather like a demented virtual Gordon Ramsey, (only without the swearing and eyes that glow red with fire .) She really doesn't like it if you can't get the hang of the game, and mess up her cooking. Which I found really intimidating. (Luckly for me, my 13 yr old son got the hang of the game quicker than I did.
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Overall 4
4.0

Waste of money and time

sugaspicekiki, amazon.co.uk
4 January 2011
  • Summary: when I switched on this game and started playing after 5 minutes 3 words came to mind which were, is that it? There just doesnt seem to be any point to it.having read good reviews on the game for a while and since there is now a 2 and 3 I decided to get it,As mentioned before all it really consists of is selecting a dish and then preparing it by chopping,mixing etc with the stylus.
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Overall 4
4.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Sound quality 2
2.0
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 8
8.0

Entertaining...for a while...

escargot8..., Ciao
24 September 2009
  • Excerpt: "...a long period of time cooking but then once it was gone it was gone but maybe I should have realised by the low price in comparison to other DS games that this would be the case. The music was also quite repetitive and annoying and if I had a child playing this with the sound on next to me on even a short train ride I would want to throw it on the floor and stamp on it! If you wanted to buy this for a child to learn about cooking, I don't think it ...
  • Pros: Occupies you for a few minutes
  • Cons: Get bored quite quickly, maybe I'm just too old !
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Overall 4
4.0

Mamma Mia!

Miss S. S. Speakman "LuckylashesUK", amazon.co.uk
7 April 2009
  • Summary: This game is ok but the japanese themed food is very annoying. I think this game does get boring after a while and I wouldn't spend money on investing in the 2nd one.
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