By Lincoln Peirce
To sixth-grader Nate Wright, existence is one giant video game. So whilst he fits up for any activity, he does it with an unmistakable swagger. From fine-tuning his trash-talking abilities at the basketball courtroom to his cocky ’tude within the football objective, Nate could be a greater problem to his teammates than their competitors. take pleasure in Nate and his friends’ normally hapless activities encounters via not-always-highlight-reel moments within the all-color Big Nate: video game On. contains poster.
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