Madagascar 3: The Video Game

from D3 Publisher


  • Madagascar 3: The Video Game


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  • Madagascar 3: The Video Game from D3 Publisher
  • Part of the Madagascar 3 brand
  • Rated E for Everyone
  • Available on: Nintendo 3DS
  • Available March 13, 2014


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What It Is

Madagascar 3: The Video Game from D3 Publisher is a reissue of the game that is based on the movie, Madagascar 3. It features Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the Hippo, and Melman the Giraffe as playable characters in a game that combines platforming missions with mini-games. Kids will have to switch between the characters in order to progress through the game that takes place across Europe. Missions include games like outrunning the police in a van to performing aerial tricks on the trapeze.

Is It Fun?

The game gives kids another way to interact with favorite characters and expand the fun of the movie beyond the movie itself.

Who It’s For

Madagascar 3: The Video Game is rated E for everyone and kids as young as 5 should be able to play on their own.

What To Be Aware Of

This reissued version of Madagascar 3 is only available via download on the Nintendo eShop. It is being sold as part of a combo pack with The Croods: Prehistoric Party!.

Repeat Play

Kids can pick this up and play through a single mission when they don't have a lot of time or play for hours going on different missions. There are lots of hidden items that make returning to completed missions worth trying again.