Posts Tagged ‘Dora the Explorer’

Pre-School Review Roundup: "Chuck and Friends," "Dinosaur Train," "Dora the Explorer"

by Ed Liuon February 21, 2012
The blurb on the back of Dinosaur Train: Eggstravaganza confirms something I had always suspected about the show: it really is based on the idea that since kids love dinosaurs and kids love trains, then a show about dinosaurs riding trains should be the most awesomest thing EVER. I don’t think it is quite the […]

Nick Jr. DVD Capsule Reviews: "Yo Gabba Gabba" & "Dora" Boxes, "Go Diego Go!"

by Ed Liuon July 19, 2011
I’ve long been a proponent of Yo Gabba Gabba! DVD season sets, since I think the show’s substantial adult following would be more than happy to pick them up over the single-disc releases. The new Yo Gabba Gabba! Party in a Box may cause some excitement among those who agree, but the reality is that […]

"Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure": Seasonal Lessons, Sweetly Told

by Maxie Zeuson November 9, 2009
You know, I have to admit it: Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure is actually pretty good. Now, before you accuse me of going all soft and gooey on account the Christmas theme, I’ll just thank you to click over and read this little notice; does that sound like the work of a man ready to roll […]

"Dora Saves the Snow Princess" & "Celebrates 3 Kings Day," but Diego Has All the Fun

by Ed Liuon October 6, 2008
By now, the runaway success of Nickelodeon’s Dora the Explorer makes it all but critic-proof. I very much doubt that anything I write will be able to sway a pre-schooler who wants Mommy or Daddy to buy the new DVDs Dora Saves the Snow Princess or Dora Celebrates Three Kings Day!, or the newest DVD […]