High on Life

Game review by Paul Semel, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Mature but engaging sci-fi shooter is for adults only.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 19 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+

This Game Is Not As Bad As It Seems

First of all, incredible game! It's hilarious and one of the best games I have played. I understand many parents may be worried about a few things, and I will clear them all up right here. 1. Violence: There is a lot of violence, but you are not killing humans. Only evil aliens. 2. Sexual Content: Okay. This one is a bit iffy, but if your children have watched any animated TV shows like South Park, or Rick and Morty they will totally be fine. There is one bit of nudity in this game, and it is just a butt. Nothing too bad. 3. Language: If you don't want your kids to hear f*** or s***, maybe homeschool them. Kids hear curses a lot. They probably know all the naughty words in the world by now. If you are worried about a green booger alien saying f***, get your priorities straight. 4. Drugs: There's some smoking/drinking, and at the beginning of the game your character is offered some cocaine. Unfortunately for all the nitpicky parents that exist, cocaine is on a mirror that helps you decide your character. YOU DO NOT DO ANY DRUGS IN THIS GAME. 5. Consumerism: I guess you can go to an Applebees. 6: All in all, I would say around 11 - 13 is perfect to play this game. But always remember your child's maturity level. You only have one childhood. A little green blood and cursing isnt going to do anything that bad. Have fun!
9 people found this helpful.
age 18+

Read this before you let your kid play and make your own decision

Ok so not everyone will sit down and play this but there is alot of cursing, sexual references and dark humor. All that aside i gave it 18+ because u can sit down and watch 4 movies in the game 1. Blood harvest 2. Tammy and the trex 3. Demon wind 4. Vampire hookers So 1 has full nudity in it and so does 3 im not sure about 2 and 4 but 1 and 3 have full frontals of naked women in it. Ill be it not everyone is gonna sit down and watch the movies in the game but i think that if you're going to let your kid play this you should definitely know theres a possibility of them being exposed to R rated movies with nudity and gore Other than that its an amazing game. Edit: i am not a parent but having played hours of this game i felt this info would be useful to parents so their kid isn't potentially exposed to this. Please also take into consideration the company that made this game also made rick and morty which is an adult cartoon. So please do not give them crap for this, they worked very hard on this game and for what it is its an amazing game. Ill be it a little buggy and clunky but in a charming way

This title has:

Easy to play/use
Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
3 people found this helpful.

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