Parents' Guide to

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (Wii Version)

By Chris Jozefowicz, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Glitches make this Zelda just short of perfect.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 9+

Based on 12 parent reviews

age 13+

One of my favorites

Excellent game. One of the best of the franchise. However, it is rated T for a reason. It is darker. It's not scary, just macabre. There is a tiny amount of nightmare fuel, but otherwise it's just dark theming. There is some handholding for easier gameplay, but it's not shoved in your face like most modern Zelda titles, which I appreciate.
age 13+

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (12 ):
Kids say (121 ):

Link may not have as high of a pop culture profile as his video game relative Mario, but gamers have been feverishly awaiting his newest adventure for more than three years, and the wait was worth it. This adventure is massive, spanning more than 50 hours, and the combination of the wonderful world and thrilling action makes it a truly incredible game.

Yet the game cannot be called perfect. In fact, it contains at least one glitch that will destroy a player's game roughly 40 hours in. Our advice: Do NOT save the game in the room with a broken cannon, and use multiple save files. Aside from that jarring glitch, Twilight Princess is a long, stirring adventure and one of the best games in the Zelda series.

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