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

Outlast parental review

Outlast is a first-person horror game set in a dilapidated psychiatric hospital. The player must avoid detection by the mutant enemies in the hospital and get out alive. VIOLENCE: There are many scenes of strong violence which have a sadistic edge. For example, in one sequence a man is burned to death and he is … Continue reading Outlast parental review

Dishonored 2 parental review

Dishonored 2 is a stealth/action game played from a first-person perspective. VIOLENCE: Players use firearms and knives to kill enemies with impacts registering as blood spurts. Enemies can be decapitated with resultant gory detail. Players are also able to kill innocent civilians. OTHER: There is strong language (f**k) as well as milder words such as … Continue reading Dishonored 2 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