Samurai II: Vengeance

 
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Martial arts action with mega-levels of blood and gore.

What parents need to know

Ease of play

The controls for moving your character and making him fight work pretty well. The challenge level here has been drastically reduced from that in the first game (which is a good thing), but it's still a tough game to beat.

Violence

The entire game drips with blood. Every slash and slice of the hero's sword leaves huge splatters of red across the gameworld. Combo attacks can sever limbs and heads, and even slice enemies' bodies clean in half. Some of the goriest bits occur during the comic-book style story sequences.

Sex

Some scantily clad sumo-type villains have most of their bottoms showing.

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Privacy & safety

This game is connected to Apple's Game Center for leaderboards, achievements, and challenges to other players.

Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Samurai II: Vengeance is, if anything, bloodier and gorier than its predecessor. The violence is hyper-realistic, with buckets of blood and severed body parts flying everywhere. The story, told in comic book format, involves a lone samurai who wanders into a town being oppressed by vicious warlords. The story sequences are particularly violent and gory. As exciting and entertaining as this game may be, it is not for kids of any age.

Is it any good?

QUALITY
 

SAMURAI II: VENGEANCE is a sequel to Samurai: Way of the Warrior, and like its predecessor, it features stunning visuals and loads of ultra-gory violence. The story is a pretty standard martial arts fare, but the fast-and-furious action is undeniably exciting. The controls work quite smoothly and, overall, the game feels easier for non-pros to pick up and play. But slicing people's torsos in half with geysers of blood that spray across half the screen is something that is only going to appeal to a certain variety of gamer. It may be true to the Asian martial-arts flicks that obviously inspired it, but even in those films, there's a bit of a break between beheadings which is not found here.

App details

Devices:iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
Price:$2.99
Release date:November 19, 2010
Category:Action Games
Publisher:MADFINGER Games
Version:1.0.3
Minimum software requirements:iOS 3.1.3 or later

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Easy to play/use
Teen, 13 years old Written bycerealkiller189 March 18, 2012
 

Yeah,I know,I know.

Im typing this review while playing this game on my iPhone.Wooop!There goes his head!Ow!Another kill!Yeah,this is the usual soundtrack whenever people play it.Ive this for my iPhone and Android.Its very fun and probably one of the bloodiest games on the App store,apart from Bloody Xmas(NOT FOR KIDS,which I also have for my IPhone)and enemies shed copious amounts of blood when killed.Decapitations and disemberments are 90% of the game,so if you can't t used to it,don't play.
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Too much violence
Teen, 13 years old Written byDrayoc December 13, 2011
 

Gore and violence buy the ton

yeesh, this is a violent game, and I only tried the lite version. Blood stains remain after an enemy is chopped to confetti, (Litterally). Tons of blood and gore. Do NOT recommend. I deleted it off my ipod a few minutes after download.
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Too much violence

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