Demon's Souls

Game review by Harold Goldberg, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Brilliant, extremely difficult, violent RPG in bleak world.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 12 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+


Demon’s Souls is an amazing game. It is very well designed and is truly beautiful. It is sort of violent, but it’s really not that bad. There’s blood, but not that much. Some of the women’s outfits are a bit revealing, but not really. I love it. It’s one of my very favorite games.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
age 13+

Just a little bit difficult.....

The game is very dark and has minimal blood but the only real reason not to let your kids play it is they may break your TV when they throw the controller at the screen. I have played 3 hours and have not beaten the first level.

This title has:

Too much violence

Game Details

  • Platform: PlayStation 3
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: Atlus
  • Release date: October 5, 2009
  • Genre: Role-Playing
  • ESRB rating: M for Violence, Blood
  • Last updated: August 31, 2016

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