Assassin's Creed II

Game review by Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Violence, sex, and revenge make epic game not for kids.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 64 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 147 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+
Since kids go to school and school has swears, not letting kids play this game will not make them not swear. The game also has no sex. It just has violence but the violence is not excessive and since you can turn the blood of its like any marvel movie violence. So if your kid watches marvel or D/C its fine for them.
age 14+

Very educational

Swearing can be disabled in the subtitles/translations section in the ingame settings, no sexual content except for the beginning where the protagonist kisses his colleague. Violence is only blood, and without turning off blood (which you can) its almost cartoonish. Overall my son plays it and he is 14. He is getting an A+ in socials and this has actually helped him on a unit that had Constantinople in it. (The game is based there) All bad things can be turned off and I would (and do) let my 14 year old play it

Game Details

  • Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: UbiSoft
  • Release date: November 17, 2009
  • Genre: Action/Adventure
  • ESRB rating: M for Blood, Intense Violence, Sexual Content, Strong Language
  • Last updated: August 31, 2016

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