Reviews and Problems with Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster
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Sesame Street Once Upon a Monster
Family Friendly Gaming
2 February 2013
Excerpt: So there I was at Microsoft's E3 press conference in the year of our Lord 2011. I was tired, sweaty, and a little irritated. Los Angeles is not a kind city to strangers. The coffee swigging, vegetable eating, sun tanning locals can be a bit rude.
Engaging and funny interactive adventures are pure joy.
Common Sense Media
25 November 2011
Summary: Parents need to know that Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster is designed as an interactive adventure, in which players directly engage with many Muppet characters from the show. It is a very physical game that will require kids to be on their feet and moving around quite a bit.
Excerpt: Once Upon a Monster, a Sesame Street Kinect game brought to you by the letters W, B, and the number two, does an exceptional job of bringing the long-lived television series into the living room.
Excerpt: When the dust settled after MicrosoftÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Kinect-heavy E3 presentation, one game emerged as the clear frontrunner for demographic and design fit with the Kinect hardware. No, it wasnÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢t the Fable title and...
Pros: + Game play ideal for parent/child, + Variety of story-based mini-games, + Keeps kids interested, + Social lessons enrich game play, + Drop-in/out play perfect for target age
Cons: Leaning mechanic is difficult for younger children to grasp
Conclusion: Heel lang geleden, toen de dieren nog konden spreken, droomden we er allemaal van om te kunnen spelen met onze favoriete TV-figuren. Vandaag zijn we bijna 2012 en is onze droom van meer dan 20 jaar geleden bijna werkelijkheid geworden dankzij de Kinect-camera van Microsoft.