Review & Giveaway: Leapster My Amusement Park

When my son was 4, I — or rather Santa — brought him a Leapster. His aunt and uncle purchased a couple of games. It was the toy I took a gamble on. He had asked for a Spiderman playset and a castle, but not the Leapster. I made the “leap” because he had spent a few months admiring/begging to use his sisters’ Nintendo DS. There was no way he was ready for a Nintendo DS, but the Leapster looked sturdy and educational.

At 6 years old, he still plays the Leaspter. It’s perfect for car trips or quiet moments at home. He started with a couple of easy games, for example, Leapster® Learning Game: Cars and Leapster Go Diego Go!
but has moved on to games like Leapster Arcade: Number Raiders.

I — or rather my son — had the chance to play with leapster-my-amusement-parkLeapster: My Amusement Park. This game is ages 6-9. The suggested retail price is $24.99 and it is available in stores now! His verdict: Awesome. He’s a person of few words!

The game features thinking games to build and maintain attractions, customization of rides and food venues, game booths that feature 3 fast-paced arcade style games, a bank with money to keep the park running smoothly, and helpful hints and tutorials.

Giveaway for Musings from Me readers! Want to win a copy of My Amusement Park for Leapster? Enter now. One comment = one entry.

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I was given a copy of the game to review. This giveaway is open to U.S. residents only. Giveaway ends December 8 at 11:59 p.m.

9 comments for “Review & Giveaway: Leapster My Amusement Park

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  2. Stimey
    December 4, 2009 at 11:22 am

    I first started playing on the Atari 400. My favorite game was Joust.

  3. Mami2jcn
    December 4, 2009 at 5:42 pm

    I actually didn’t play electronic games at all growing up…we were po’. 🙂

    Probably the first game I ever played was online jeopardy as an adult.

    I’d love to win this game for my son! We’re giving him the Leapster2 for Christmas and he’d love this game.

  4. Mami2jcn
    December 4, 2009 at 5:43 pm

    Favorite holiday dish: apple pie a la mode

  5. Mami2jcn
    December 4, 2009 at 5:43 pm

    Email subscriber

  6. December 4, 2009 at 6:22 pm

    Email subscriber 🙂

  7. December 9, 2009 at 8:25 pm

    I guess it was around 1987 when I got my first Nintendo

  8. December 9, 2009 at 8:25 pm

    email subscriber

  9. December 9, 2009 at 8:27 pm

    fan on FB

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