Simple but charming game for girls lets them play reporter.
Common Sense Media
20 May 2011
Summary: Parents need to know that Imagine Reporter is a game for girls that allows them to play simple mini-games that act as analogs for real-world reporter tasks, such as photography, interviewing, note-taking, and copywriting. The story is filled with strong female role models, including a journalism school teacher, a meteorologist, and, of course, the player’s avatar, Madison, an ambitious young woman who’s always ready for a new challenge.
Excerpt: Ubisoft’s Imagine series invites girls to play as anything from aspiring zookeepers to detectives to the parents of “babyz.” Imagine: Reporter is ostensibly about developing a career in journalism—where video editing, photography, writing articles, and being a TV anchor are apparently all part of the nebulous job of “reporter.