The minigames are varied but neither hard or that well-executed; the pointing 'n' clicking oscillates between obvious and maddening. Scrolling sections have you doing things like bestowing good cheer on beggars. Odd. It's a packed cart that includes the text of the book as well as 'advent calendar' puzzles that unlock in the run-up to Christmas (fiddle with the DS' internal clock if you must). It's a bumper festive parcel, but one full of fruit rather than chocolate.