Parents' Guide to

Marvel Super Hero Squad Online

By Carolyn Koh, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Kids play superheroes in mildly violent online game.

Game Mac , Windows 2011
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 7+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 11+
age 5+

Great Free-To-Play Superhero Game

My children and I have had a great deal of fun playing this together. It has a surprisingly solid co-op mission system with well designed boss battles.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (4 ):

Marvel Super Hero Squad Online has managed to hit all of the things most kids like to do in games. There are objects to interact with in the landscape, superheroes to collect and level up (each superhero has his or her own special animations and power attacks), and places from the television series that they can explore. Plus, the game is wonderfully easy to play, offering both keyboard and mouse controls. Kids who are fans of the Marvel Universe and of the Super Hero Squad show will particularly enjoy this game.

Parents should know that there are three components to the game: the free game, the paid subscription, and gold coins that parents can purchase for kids so they can unlock portions of the game or characters they want.

Game Details

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