Parents' Guide to

Medal of Honor: Rising Sun

By Common Sense Media, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Very violent WWI shooter is for mature players.

Game PlayStation 2 , Xbox 2003
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Community Reviews

age 11+

Based on 5 parent reviews

age 13+

Amazing game

IF you must know This is a Clean Shooter (Played on Gamecube also on PS2 XBOX) [it's 2 discs on Cube] The Game has Great Co-Op Missions I did wit my oldest bro Even solo The A.I for Allis in solo Is pretty dumb meaning you can shoot more The japan guys are really funNY A.I Thares a Decent Number of weapons Sadly Thares no picking up Weapons so Rely on your guns bullets by picking some up Thares no aiming Sights Cheats are here too Really fun Thares No Blood in the Game basicly KnockOut Bullets But the General Smokes But that's great for me my mother don't let me play Rated M games But thares is light bad words like Bas*** in it So yeah..... You are scored for Kills Body shots but not a Big Deal react history Thares no Healing from Bullets No Grab Health The Co-Op thing is if someone dies in 2 players while one is alive to respawn takes 6 Seconds The VS thing is 4 players but have not played it but ITs FUN if you have to buddy's to play with or want more 4 can be used for Persons while 4 can be used for Bots 3 Great Maps It has Great world war 2 music in that's very epic Parents if your buying for kid makesure they can tell Ficton to a Game Over All 8.9 Go buy now The Box of the. Game is cool The manual is great too Gun histroy also Heros Villans If you have the GBA Game medal of honor Infliter you can link up with link cable on gamecube and use as a Map for Console very nice

This title has:

Great messages
Easy to play/use
Too much violence
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 6+

This title has:

Educational value

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (5 ):
Kids say (13 ):

Archival film from WWII provides some powerful history (and fictionalized "letters from home" give players a sense of the era). The graphics are stunningly rendered: Carefully textured grass and shadows provide cover for stealthy advances. The sound is equally impressive; THX sound tips players off to the slightest of enemy's moves.

There's no blood or gore, but players kill sometimes hundreds of enemy soldiers on each level. A counter at the end of each level tracks how gruesomely you kill (by shooting enemies in the head, torso, legs, etc.). Ultimately, the game ends abruptly after too few missions. You can return for two-person games (against each other or collaboratively); story details disappear in this mode and gameplay gets glitchy.

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