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Smashy Road: Wanted

By Paul Semel, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Diverting arcade car chaser rewards cop evasion; ad-heavy.

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Common Sense Does it Again

CSM does it again, they completely overate this title. For heaven's sake, this game has little to no violence, the only thing is a little blocky car driving around breaking things, if you don't think that is suitable for children, you are overprotective and really should learn more about kids
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Though engaging for a time, this smash-'em-up, high-speed chaser is full of ads, potential purchases, and poor messages. Though it manages to be fun in small bursts, frustration does set in during lengthy drives. The game never really changes, and the action either slows to a crawl when there are a lot of cops chasing you or is so fast it's tough to control the car. Sure, you can unlock new vehicles, and the world is randomly generated so you can't anticipate where things are, but it's still basically the same game over and over. Because the controls are hair-trigger sensitive, it's tough to be precise, and the lag time between losing and starting over is significant. Though it's not bloody, it still shows someone trying to outrun the cops and smashing into innocent drivers, so it's definitely not a game for little kids.

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