Garfield Gets Real is an action video game based on the film of the same name. It was developed by Zushi Games in North America. It was released nearly two years after the original film on July 21, 2009 for the Nintendo DS.
Players control Garfield as they play through seven levels of the game that all connect from the cartoon universe to the real world. Each level is a mini-game. In Level 1, 2, 4 and 5, Garfield must collect a certain amount of food (in Level 1 - falling books). In Level 6, Garfield must dance to prove that he is still Garfield. In Level 3 and 7, Garfield must pass through the full-trap areas. In Level 3, he must complete his comic strip way, in Level 7, he must rescue Odie.
On Metacritic, this game was given an aggregated score of 39/100, based on 4 critics, indicating generally unfavorable reviews.