Summary: Decent songs, but our family didn't like the interface or the way dance moves are modeled. We bought Dance Central the same time as this, and everyone gravitated towards Dance Central - smoother, more fun gameplay.
Summary: Kids enjoy the song selection but this game is no better than watching these songs and dancing along to a DVD. The dance move prompter is useless and the kids just try to mirror the dancers on screen. There is no learning mode and the menu interface is one of the worst on kinect.
Summary: My two daughters (ages 6 and 4) love dancing, but this game causes more frustration than fun for them. Many of the songs are too advanced for them leading to low scores and reduces the number of songs they're willing to try.
Summary: My four year old daughter really likes the songs and the kids dancing. Many songs are from movies that are familiar to her. My problem is that I HATE this game. She can manipulate any electronic controller out there, but navigation for this one is impossible.
Kinect controls a little frustrating for an 8 year old, can't see herself dance
10 March 2012
Summary: Had a 5, 6 and 8 year old attempt to play this and the Kinect controls were a little frustrating to use. If I, the adult, start the game, I need to be on my knees, else it messes up the calibration for when the kids want to play (ie.
Summary: Bought this game for the kids to play. When things are setup to work right, then the game seems fun for them. But after a couple day of play, we've run into some significant usability issues. - Cannot control any of the game menus with the controller. It all has to be done using the Kinect.