Attack on Titan

TV review by Edie Nugent, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Extreme violence, bloodshed are center stage in hit anime.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 69 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 398 reviews

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age 9+
Let me start out by explaining my thought process when I say 9 year olds should be able to watch this… If you look past the heavy violence, Attack on Titan truly is one of the cleanest animes I’ve watched. Alongside the good messages that are embedded within the show, all of the relationships/ crushes are pure. There are absolutely no sexual themes. The “heavy violence” I mentioned would include the titans eating humans. The humans using swords to slash these titans. A large amount of bloodshed… and so on. Honestly… what kid doesn’t find someone using swords to fight off big creatures exciting? If the kid is uncomfortable with blood, death, or fighting… that’s the only time I’d recommend waiting to let them watch this. I honestly doubt a younger kid would be interested at this point but… we do get into darker themes such as oppression once the show reveals the true meaning behind the titans. I almost want to say it gets really political. There are clear sides to every character that we learn about. As season 4 rolls by… that’s when I’d bump up the age rating just a bit. SEASON 4 PART 2 SPOILER… Along with being forced to bear children, Ymir is shown being eaten by her three children in the backstory we are given.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
7 people found this helpful.
age 12+

The BEST ANIME of all time 👌🔥🔥🔥

watched it 4 times and will watch it again in the future with my kids telling them the titans were real
3 people found this helpful.

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