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These days, kids have a lot of options when it comes to video games. There are endless "character" games, where you can play as your favorite hero or antihero. But the best character games are ones that don't just let you play as a character—they let you become one. Whether it's with the power of imagination or the help of an advanced virtual reality system, these games let you become part of the action and interact with the game in ways that feel real.

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  1. WWE 2K24 Forty Years of WrestleMania Edition - Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One [Digital] - Front_Zoom
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    "Great game...Smooth transaction and fun game! Download code came right at midight...I have seen a lot of videos of extra moves in the game which is a added bonus. Wrestlers characters could use a little more polish. "

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    The Forty Years of WrestleMania Edition includes: Forty Years of WrestleMania Edition Bonus Pack, available Summer 2024, featuring the WrestleMania 40 Arena, as well as Gold MyFACTION* cards, and alternate WrestleMania attires for Triple H (WM 30), Rhea Ripley (WM 36), ‘Macho King’ Randy Savage (WM 6), Charlotte Flair (WM 32), and Rey Mysterio (WM 22)**. Deluxe Edition Bonus Pack featuring Gold MyFACTION cards and alternate attires for Rhea Ripley and Bianca Belair. Nightmare Family Pack featuring Undashing Cody Rhodes with his iconic cowl and mask, vintage ‘76 Dusty Rhodes and ‘Superstar’ Billy Graham, Stardust, and an exclusive MyFACTION character of the Mattel ‘Defining Moments’ Bruised Cody Rhodes action figure with Gold MyFACTION card, Dusty Rhodes ‘76 MyFACTION card, and Pharaoh Manager card. Season Pass features five post-launch DLC character packs, including the MyRISE Mega-Boost Pack, and SuperCharger Pack. Showcase Superstar Unlock that automatically unlocks all playable Superstars from 2K Showcase of the Immortals.
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    "Great game...Smooth transaction and fun game! Download code came right at midight...I have seen a lot of videos of extra moves in the game which is a added bonus. Wrestlers characters could use a little more polish. "

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    Product Description

    The Forty Years of WrestleMania Edition includes: Forty Years of WrestleMania Edition Bonus Pack, available Summer 2024, featuring the WrestleMania 40 Arena, as well as Gold MyFACTION* cards, and alternate WrestleMania attires for Triple H (WM 30), Rhea Ripley (WM 36), ‘Macho King’ Randy Savage (WM 6), Charlotte Flair (WM 32), and Rey Mysterio (WM 22)**. Deluxe Edition Bonus Pack featuring Gold MyFACTION cards and alternate attires for Rhea Ripley and Bianca Belair. Nightmare Family Pack featuring Undashing Cody Rhodes with his iconic cowl and mask, vintage ‘76 Dusty Rhodes and ‘Superstar’ Billy Graham, Stardust, and an exclusive MyFACTION character of the Mattel ‘Defining Moments’ Bruised Cody Rhodes action figure with Gold MyFACTION card, Dusty Rhodes ‘76 MyFACTION card, and Pharaoh Manager card. Season Pass features five post-launch DLC character packs, including the MyRISE Mega-Boost Pack, and SuperCharger Pack. Showcase Superstar Unlock that automatically unlocks all playable Superstars from 2K Showcase of the Immortals.
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  2. Scorn Deluxe Edition - PlayStation 5 - Front_Zoom

    Publisher: Maximum Games
    SKU: 6550438
    ESRB Rating: M (Mature 17+)
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    "Great game and atmosphere. Highly recommended for anyone that like sci-fi/horror games....Great game...The games puzzles and fighting can have some difficulty to them but it makes it fun and something to look forward too"

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    Scorn is an atmospheric first-person horror adventure game set in a nightmarish universe of odd forms and somber tapestry. It is designed around the idea of "being thrown into the world". Isolated and lost inside this dream-like world, you will explore different interconnected regions in a non-linear fashion. The unsettling environment is a character itself. Every location contains its own theme (story), puzzles and characters that are integral in creating a cohesive world. Throughout the game you will open up new areas, acquire different skill sets, weapons, various items and try to comprehend the sights presented to you.
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    "Great game and atmosphere. Highly recommended for anyone that like sci-fi/horror games....Great game...The games puzzles and fighting can have some difficulty to them but it makes it fun and something to look forward too"

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    Product Description

    Scorn is an atmospheric first-person horror adventure game set in a nightmarish universe of odd forms and somber tapestry. It is designed around the idea of "being thrown into the world". Isolated and lost inside this dream-like world, you will explore different interconnected regions in a non-linear fashion. The unsettling environment is a character itself. Every location contains its own theme (story), puzzles and characters that are integral in creating a cohesive world. Throughout the game you will open up new areas, acquire different skill sets, weapons, various items and try to comprehend the sights presented to you.
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  3. Nickelodeon All Star Brawl 2 Standard Edition - PlayStation 5 - Front_Zoom

    Publisher: GameMill Entertainment
    SKU: 6553315
    ESRB Rating: E10+ (Everyone 10+)
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    "Good game to play overall ,has good character selection and cool graphics ....My favorite character is the avatar  another good thing about the game is that it’s two player"

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    Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl 2 lets you duke it out with the biggest and best fighting character roster yet, including all new characters like SpongeBob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Squidward Tentacles, Jimmy Neutron, and more! Choose your favorite brawlers, master their unique move sets, and use all-new powerful Supers to land the finishing blow with friends or across a unique, roguelike player campaign!
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    "Good game to play overall ,has good character selection and cool graphics ....My favorite character is the avatar  another good thing about the game is that it’s two player"

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    Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl 2 lets you duke it out with the biggest and best fighting character roster yet, including all new characters like SpongeBob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Squidward Tentacles, Jimmy Neutron, and more! Choose your favorite brawlers, master their unique move sets, and use all-new powerful Supers to land the finishing blow with friends or across a unique, roguelike player campaign!
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  4. EA Sports UFC 5 - Xbox Series X - Front_Zoom

    Model: 74488
    Publisher: Electronic Arts
    SKU: 6560366
    ESRB Rating: M (Mature 17+)
    Top comment

    "Great game better than the other ufc more characters...Great games"

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    Product Description

    EA SPORTS UFC 5 is as real as it gets. Powered by Frostbite engine’s advanced rendering capabilities, your favorite fighters now have unparalleled character likenesses to complement next-level environment fidelity that’ll make their walk to the Octagon feel like a PPV main event. The all-new Real Impact System brings the intensity and strategy of a fight to life, as cuts and strikes absorbed can affect mobility, defence, stamina, and more. Take too much damage, and the doctor could stop the fight. For lovers of the ground game, Seamless Submissions makes grappling feel more fluid and realistic than ever before. And if you like to admire your handiwork, new Cinematic K.O. Replays capture your fight-ending finishes in all their punishing glory.
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    "Great game better than the other ufc more characters...Great games"

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    Product Description

    EA SPORTS UFC 5 is as real as it gets. Powered by Frostbite engine’s advanced rendering capabilities, your favorite fighters now have unparalleled character likenesses to complement next-level environment fidelity that’ll make their walk to the Octagon feel like a PPV main event. The all-new Real Impact System brings the intensity and strategy of a fight to life, as cuts and strikes absorbed can affect mobility, defence, stamina, and more. Take too much damage, and the doctor could stop the fight. For lovers of the ground game, Seamless Submissions makes grappling feel more fluid and realistic than ever before. And if you like to admire your handiwork, new Cinematic K.O. Replays capture your fight-ending finishes in all their punishing glory.
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  5. Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash - PlayStation 5 - Front_Zoom

    Publisher: BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment
    SKU: 6550441
    ESRB Rating: T (Teen 13+)
    Top comment

    "Good Game...Good Game, one more for the collection. Glad I got it....Game...My child Love the game a lot is worth it to try it."

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    Product Description

    Jujutsu Kaisen, known for its serialization in Shueisha’s “Weekly Shonen Jump”, is getting its first console game! In this 2 vs. 2 action game, aim for new heights by mastering the “Cursed Techniques” of more than 15 powerful Jujutsu Sorcerers and Cursed Spirits! Choose your partner and create unique combinations that both complement your play style and showcase the different cursed techniques each character possesses. Strengthen your cursed techniques through exhilarating battles, defeat your opponents, and… domain expansion…?
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    "Good Game...Good Game, one more for the collection. Glad I got it....Game...My child Love the game a lot is worth it to try it."

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    Product Description

    Jujutsu Kaisen, known for its serialization in Shueisha’s “Weekly Shonen Jump”, is getting its first console game! In this 2 vs. 2 action game, aim for new heights by mastering the “Cursed Techniques” of more than 15 powerful Jujutsu Sorcerers and Cursed Spirits! Choose your partner and create unique combinations that both complement your play style and showcase the different cursed techniques each character possesses. Strengthen your cursed techniques through exhilarating battles, defeat your opponents, and… domain expansion…?
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  6. Tekken 8 - Xbox Series X - Front_Zoom

    Publisher: BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment
    SKU: 6559310
    ESRB Rating: T (Teen 13+)
    Top comment

    "Amazing game...No doubt this is the best tekken yet from the characters, story, customization, even tekken volley ball is back, anyone would have a blast playing this!!...Great game...Have other fighting games but this one is highly addictive. Graphics look incredible."

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    Product Description

    A fighter for a new generation. 32 fighters with next-gen visuals will collide in Tekken 8! Both new and returning characters are stunningly portrayed in high-detailed character models built from the ground up. Featuring every drop of sweat and ripped muscles for an immersive experience. The roster includes iconic fighters like Paul Phoenix, King, Marshall Law, and Nina Williams, and sees the return of Jun Kazama to the story for the first time in 25 years since her disappearance in Tekken 2. Players will be able to challenge their opponents on 16 battle stages with intense destruction and interactive stage elements.
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    "Amazing game...No doubt this is the best tekken yet from the characters, story, customization, even tekken volley ball is back, anyone would have a blast playing this!!...Great game...Have other fighting games but this one is highly addictive. Graphics look incredible."

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    Product Description

    A fighter for a new generation. 32 fighters with next-gen visuals will collide in Tekken 8! Both new and returning characters are stunningly portrayed in high-detailed character models built from the ground up. Featuring every drop of sweat and ripped muscles for an immersive experience. The roster includes iconic fighters like Paul Phoenix, King, Marshall Law, and Nina Williams, and sees the return of Jun Kazama to the story for the first time in 25 years since her disappearance in Tekken 2. Players will be able to challenge their opponents on 16 battle stages with intense destruction and interactive stage elements.
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  7. Eiyuden Chronicle: HUNDRED HEROES - PlayStation 5 - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Good game but a little short...Great game if you are a fan of Suikoden. Plenty of characters to choose from and the story is decent....Great on PS5. Fun and memorable characters."

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    Product Description

    Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes brings together Yoshitaka Murayama, Junko Kawano, Osamu Komuta, and Junichi Murakami—the key creators of the Suikoden series and other renowned games—to craft the kind of rich adventure that only JRPGs provide. Vibrant 2D pixel-art characters blend seamlessly into a 3DCG world, creating a fresh look for the genre that pushes the visuals a step beyond 2.5D. Over 100 unique and charming heroes join forces with the game’s protagonists in a tightly-woven story about a war-torn continent. Through a unique system, players are able to expand the town that serves as their home base, opening new shops and managing the town guilds. The turn-based combat puts players in control of up to 6 fighters, providing immersive and fast-paced battles that vary up character formation and follow the action with a dynamic camera.
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    "Good game but a little short...Great game if you are a fan of Suikoden. Plenty of characters to choose from and the story is decent....Great on PS5. Fun and memorable characters."

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    Product Description

    Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes brings together Yoshitaka Murayama, Junko Kawano, Osamu Komuta, and Junichi Murakami—the key creators of the Suikoden series and other renowned games—to craft the kind of rich adventure that only JRPGs provide. Vibrant 2D pixel-art characters blend seamlessly into a 3DCG world, creating a fresh look for the genre that pushes the visuals a step beyond 2.5D. Over 100 unique and charming heroes join forces with the game’s protagonists in a tightly-woven story about a war-torn continent. Through a unique system, players are able to expand the town that serves as their home base, opening new shops and managing the town guilds. The turn-based combat puts players in control of up to 6 fighters, providing immersive and fast-paced battles that vary up character formation and follow the action with a dynamic camera.
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  8. WWE 2K24 Standard Edition - PlayStation 4 - Front_Zoom

    Model: 67199
    Publisher: 2K
    SKU: 6573903
    ESRB Rating: T (Teen 13+)
    Top comment

    "It’s an amazing game. All the characters are so realistic....Awesome, arcade fun wrestling game! You'll spend hours making and creating your character."

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    Product Description

    Experience a gripping retelling of WrestleMania’s greatest moments in 2K Showcase of the Immortals in WWE 2K24, where you can relive a collection of some of the most unforgettable, career-defining matches.
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    "It’s an amazing game. All the characters are so realistic....Awesome, arcade fun wrestling game! You'll spend hours making and creating your character."

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    Product Description

    Experience a gripping retelling of WrestleMania’s greatest moments in 2K Showcase of the Immortals in WWE 2K24, where you can relive a collection of some of the most unforgettable, career-defining matches.
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  9. WWE 2K24 Standard Edition - Xbox Series X, Xbox One - Front_Zoom

    Model: 69202
    Publisher: 2K
    SKU: 6573908
    ESRB Rating: T (Teen 13+)
    Top comment

    "Great game alot of characters in game to use.very fun...Julian’s game...Our son who has cerebral palsy love this games he love all the possibilities to continue his progress"

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    Product Description

    Experience a gripping retelling of WrestleMania’s greatest moments in 2K Showcase of the Immortals in WWE 2K24, where you can relive a collection of some of the most unforgettable, career-defining matches.
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    "Great game alot of characters in game to use.very fun...Julian’s game...Our son who has cerebral palsy love this games he love all the possibilities to continue his progress"

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    Product Description

    Experience a gripping retelling of WrestleMania’s greatest moments in 2K Showcase of the Immortals in WWE 2K24, where you can relive a collection of some of the most unforgettable, career-defining matches.
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  10. TEKKEN 8 Standard Edition - Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S [Digital] - Front_Zoom

    Model: G3Q-02174
    Publisher: Bandai Namco
    SKU: 6570443
    ESRB Rating: T (Teen 13+)
    Top comment

    "Fast shipping and awesome game. I love all the tekken games....Great game, even if you have Tekken 7!...Good graphics, engaging, various different play modes, familiar characters, new stories... good stuff!"

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    Product Description

    Get ready for the next chapter in the legendary fighting game franchise, TEKKEN 8.
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    "Fast shipping and awesome game. I love all the tekken games....Great game, even if you have Tekken 7!...Good graphics, engaging, various different play modes, familiar characters, new stories... good stuff!"

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    Product Description

    Get ready for the next chapter in the legendary fighting game franchise, TEKKEN 8.
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