Review by jesterfellow
May, 10 2012
Pros: Portable and fun when working
Cons: Very poor reliability, short battery life, expensive add ons
Review by mekassoc
March, 01 2010
Pros: great games for all ages.
enjoyable for the kids.
Cons: bad touch screen life.
uses alot of batteries.
game & accessories cost.
Review by ericsdad
January, 21 2009
Pros: Very fun and well designed games.
Cons: Risk of defect with pins from cartridges getting stuck in module.
Lack of customer support.
Review by mommytwotwins
March, 06 2007
Pros: Hours of learning
Cons: Batteries don't last long,games are expensive
Review by amymitton
December, 02 2006
Pros: Good intentions, could have / should have been an amazing product
Cons: Fell short on many aspects, primarily the contrast of the screen
Review by njshoppermom
February, 22 2006
Pros: Great learning tool, lots of different games to choose from, highly educational.
Cons: Had to buy separate rechargers for each Leapster.
Review by jampakt
January, 21 2006
Pros: This educational toy really captures a child's attention.
Cons: The touch screen was toast after only 2 weeks.
Review by herzoke
December, 31 2005
Pros: Handheld unit with internal speaker and is portable, so it can be used anywhere.
Cons: If anything, the games may be a little too much game and not enough lesson.
Review by pjhorton21
December, 27 2005
Pros: Looks like it would be fun
Cons: Uhhh.....Doesn't work!
Review by bobbysoxer
October, 26 2005
Pros: Great Skills Builder and Enhancer!
Cons: Stylus came off. Pink unit says push blue button, actually purple.
Review by brooklynsmum
October, 20 2005
Pros: Very durable, FUN, Educational
Cons: Expensive Cartridges and accessories.
Review by usaice
October, 10 2005
Pros: Educational. Can use with headphones. Easy to travel with.
Cons: Expensive games when purchased new.
Review by gyamamoto
August, 18 2005
Pros: Great game unit for kids
Cons: So far so good. No complain.
Review by mizgnomer
July, 18 2005
Pros: Educational. Fun enough that kids WANT to play with it.
Cons: Eats batteries. Accessories must be purchased separately and are expensive.
Review by abona
May, 16 2005
Pros: Really fun, educational toy
Cons: the touch screen display stopped working after a few months
Review by frugalmarymo
March, 27 2005
Pros: portable, interactive, stimulating, FUN for everyone, color screen,EDUCATIONAL!!
Cons: the protective carrying case(an accessory not included) does not ATTACH to the Leapster
Review by smartstartk9
January, 17 2005
Pros: Compact, educational, easy to learn controls.
Cons: The more they like it, the more batteries you will buy. .
Review by marytara
January, 12 2005
Pros: Hours of learning and fun!
Cons: Cartridges are pricey ($25 a piece)
Review by moagly
January, 04 2005
Pros: keeps their attention, good quality, educational, regular rechargeable batteries last a long time
Cons: extra games don't come cheap
Review by jwalters24
December, 30 2004
Pros: Educational, portable, backlit color screen, many games to choose from
Cons: Price, accessories can be hard to find, drains batteries very quickly
Review by MisterE676
December, 27 2004
Pros: Good screen quality, good for different learning levels.
Cons: Not a large selection of cartridges.