DiRT 2

Game review by Brett Molina, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Thrilling offroad racer with plenty of depth, variety.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 8 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 9+

Great offroad racer.

DIRT 2 is a great offline racer which is too difficult for younger kids. There is no real violence in this, Just implied violence. When you crash the car rolls over and there are grunting noises. You can also hit people and ram them over the road. The language is very moderate when you have radio music in the background and the announcers say a few iffy bits.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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