Parents' Guide to

Battlestations: Pacific

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Massive arcade-like military strategy game.

Game Xbox 360 , Windows 2009
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Even if you haven't laid your hands on its predecessor, learning how to take control over 100 authentic and prototype air, sea, and underwater units (21 more than the last game), is quite easy -- and rewarding. Gamers will have access to fighters, bombers, kamikaze planes, aircraft carriers, cruisers, destroyers, submarines, and other units at their disposal. Along with the high-definition graphics, players can choose a desired camera (including a first-person cockpit perspective or third-person outside view), fight the enemy at different times of the day and in varied weather conditions. WWII buffs or strategy nuts should enjoy playing through this game, which especially shines in its multiplayer modes.

Game Details

  • Platforms: Xbox 360 , Windows
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: Eidos Interactive
  • Release date: May 13, 2009
  • Genre: Strategy
  • ESRB rating: T for Alcohol Reference, Mild Language, Tobacco Reference, Mild Suggestive Themes, Violence
  • Last updated: November 5, 2015

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