Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection parental review

Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection is a collection of three Assassin's Creed games: Assassin's Creed II, Brotherhood and Revelations. The protagonist is Desmond Miles, who lives in the present day but most of the time players play as Ezio, an Assassin, in the Italian Renaissance period. VIOLENCE: Ezio, the player-character, can stab enemies with weapons … Continue reading Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection parental review

Watch Dogs parental review

Watch Dogs is a third-person shooter stealth game set around Chicago. VIOLENCE: Gameplay contains violence involving weapons such as firearms, clubs and explosions to defeat human enemies. Impacts may result in a small amount of blood, but there is never any strong detail. Generally, the player is encouraged to play stealthily using hacking, meaning violence … Continue reading Watch Dogs parental review

The Witcher III: Wild Hunt parental review

The Witcher: Wild Hunt is a fantasy role-playing game based on a series of novels by a Polish author. Players assume the role of Geralt, a Witcher who is looking for his daughter Ciri. VIOLENCE: Gameplay contains frequent bloody violence against human and fantastical enemies as Geralt uses melee weapons such as swords to defeat … Continue reading The Witcher III: Wild Hunt parental review

No Man’s Sky parental review

No Man's Sky is a first-person space exploration game in which players can explore a virtually endless universe full of planets. The art style is cartoony and resembles a classic science fiction book cover. VIOLENCE: On the surface of planets, players can attack and kill alien wildlife with sci-fi weaponry such as lasers, but there are … Continue reading No Man’s Sky parental review

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition parental review

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition is a remastered version of the open world fantasy role-playing game Skyrim. The player has to save the land of Skyrim in a time of civil war. VIOLENCE: The player attacks enemies using various weapons such as swords and axes. Attacks generally cause blood spurts but no detail of the … Continue reading The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition parental review

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided parental review

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is a sci-fi stealth/action shooter set in a cyberpunk future where some people have augments, granting them superhuman abilities. Players assume the role of Jensen, an augmented human who must track down a terrorist group. VIOLENCE: Jensen can shoot and stab enemies, resulting in blood spurts and realistic sound effects. Blood … Continue reading Deus Ex: Mankind Divided parental review

Assassin’s Creed III parental review

VIOLENCE: There is strong violence in this game, which is mainly made up of the player-character fighting Redcoats, and it includes blood splatters. There are however no strong gory images or any visible injury detail, and the historical setting helps provide distancing (and justification) for the violence. Though you sometimes have to do assassinations, these … Continue reading Assassin’s Creed III parental review

Assassin’s Creed Syndicate parental review

Assassin's Creed Syndicate is a stealth game set in Victorian London. Players assume the role of Jacob and Evie Frye, who must stop the Templars getting hold of a shroud that could give them control over London. Along the way, they meet various historical figures including Charles Dickens, Charles Darwin and Alexander Graham Bell. VIOLENCE: Jacob … Continue reading Assassin’s Creed Syndicate parental review