Atomic Heart

Game review by Paul Semel, Common Sense Media
Atomic Heart box cover featuring the hero of the game, Major Nechaev

Common Sense says

age 18+

Bad movement ruins this violent, bloody action game.

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

Its a good game

This title has:

Educational value
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 17+

A flawed but very solid and unique game

3.5/5: Its no Bioshock but the gameplay when you adapt to its quirks shines and offers rewarding exploration, especially for a 1st indie effort. Think Metro 2033 meets the new DOOM games. Just switch dialogue to Russian to make it more bearable. Most of the game is spent bloodlessly fighting robots. Mutant combat is gorier though not very realistic, and you can chop up any of the dead humans you see strewn about . There is a cheesy tone to the game that keeps things surprisingly light, often to detriment of the story. The MC and many others swear like they just learned how to do so. There isnt any overt sexual content suggestive dialog, and sexualised chracter designs do show up. And like a true Russian you can drink Vodka.

This title has:

Too much swearing

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