Horizon Zero Dawn

Game review by Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Fantastic, imaginative adventure with strong female lead.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 16 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 57 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 11+

Really good game, fine for 11 and up.

This game is amazing, the violence is not as high as most games kids play like assassins creed, swearing is very limited, and there is nothing inappropriate whatsoever. This is a really good game. Get it.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use
age 8+

Perfect

This game is so good. It has a great story, a massive open world and is not difficult. As far as child-friendliness goes, it is basically shooting arrows at robots. Infrequently there are poofs of blood as you fight humans, but it’s fine. My 12 year old played it and his 8 year old sister watched him and they both thoroughly enjoyed the story, as much as my son put off the story to do side missions and get collectibles. But honestly, get this game and let your kid play it.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use

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