Video game: ‘New Pokemon Snap’

The Pokemon Universe, an imaginary realm within which gamers are challenged to collect — and sometimes train — a vast assortment of fictional creatures, is the most profitable media franchise of all time.

Video game: ‘Outriders’

Unique combat abilities, an engaging storyline and stellar graphics make the futuristic adventure looter-shooter “Outriders” (Square Enix) fun for adults but intense mayhem and other elements render the game unsuitable for kids.

Video game – ‘Harvest Moon: One World’

The whimsical farming simulator game “Harvest Moon: One World” (Natsume) adds to a franchise that reaches back to 2007. Full of innocent fun, its engaging quests and magical adventures make it an entertaining title.