Parents' Guide to

Iron Man

By Brett Molina, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Bland movie-based action game -- awkward controls.

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age 12+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 14+

Disappointing Pattinson film has tons of language, violence

Romance, Nudity (2/5): One kiss. Most of Tony's words are sexual innuendo. Characters are implied to have previously had sex. Violence (3/5): Comic book action. Language (5/5): Frequent uses of "f--k," "bulls--t," "goddamn," "a--holes," "bitches," "a--hats," "pussy," "d--ks--t," "horses--t," "d--k," "s--tty," "f---ing bastard," "horse's ass," "douche," "sucks ass," "balls," "a--bags," "t-t," "piss," "ass," "boobs," "d--k t--s," "dammit," "d--kstick." One use of "motherf--ker," and one "c--k whistle." Middle-finger gestures.
age 9+

Bang, Bang, Boring!

Iron Man is a very violent game. There is too much cursing and some drinking and smoking. I don't think it is a very good game because there is constant shooting and that gets really boring after a while. There are no puzzles to solve. There are really bad words in the second and fifth levels. The only good thing about Iron Man is that they give you the meter sign so you know how to beat the game fast.--Clone Dude

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2):
Kids say (6):

At times, manipulating this "one-man army" is gratifying. Catching and tossing back missiles is an especially fun moment. But the satisfaction is short-lived between boring missions and sub par visuals. The star of the game looks menacing, but the environments and enemies are bland. When you learn the auto-lock feature, targeting enemies becomes way too easy. Computer intelligence is questionable at best. Near the end of one battle against a heavily-armored helicopter, the vehicle made zero effort to dodge attacks or even turn to target the player. Iron Man will entertain briefly, but you're better off tossing this game in the pile of disappointing movie tie-ins

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