Despicable Me: The Game

Game review by Christopher Healy, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Uneven game rewards you for being "despicable."

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

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Community Reviews

age 2+

In the loud house, in the loud house.

age 14+

This is seriously a big no no

First and very plainly, every woman in the game is as scantily clad as possible compared to any other rendition in previous games with in your face cleavage and tight clothing cut to the limit of taste. Sex is not an issue per se but suggestion is so in your face that anyone with any qualms about attire will instantly notice the blatant exploitation. Although the game itself is well rounded with every charecter you can think of from classic DM aside a few bosses, . In retrospectthe The movie title is toned down to a tasteful level and the fatalities are replaced by less gory 'brutalities as finishers making it the least bloody DMtitle. I would recommend that one for the 13 and older crowd but not this one. This game is for shock value and gore, plain and simple. One nice addition is the tag team option of playing up to 4 players locally on the same screen which is a step up in the series for getting friends together in person rather than only 2 people or online. The online is present but not necessary. It is a smoother version of previous installments with everything HDed and detailed so the quality is there in gameplay and there are charecters with simpler moves for those who have a hard time remembering special maneuvers or just don't play as often. There is a story mode and unlockables but all in all it's the same gameplay with a different backdrop not matter what you do. You can take this game as a sexed up horror movie made into a fighting game and that will explain the overall content. If you're looking for a fighting game this one will probably offend you the most as that it what it is known for and exeeds in. Great for quality and horrendous on content.

This title has:

Too much violence

Game Details

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love action/puzzle games

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