Parents' Guide to

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 18+

Fast pace, intense violence/gore take series on new course.

Game PlayStation 3 , Xbox 360 2013
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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 12+

Based on 10 parent reviews

age 9+

were making the mother of all omelettes here, jack

There's no saving America - we need to pull it out by the roots. Wipe the slate clean. Burn it down! And from the ashes, a new America will be born.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
2 people found this helpful.
age 6+

It's fine for kids

A bit bloody and some language but overall it's fine for kids 6 and up

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (10 ):
Kids say (34 ):

Don't expect this game to be like all the previous Metal Gear Solid games. Instead of a slower, stealth-focused game, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is all about fast-paced combat, destructible environments, and over-the-top sequences, such as hopping in the air from missile to missile. While the plot of the story is somewhat weak and predictable, this game peels back more of Raiden's past, personal life, and struggles, which helps add some depth and purpose to your adventure. The game also feels good thanks to tight and responsive controls -- so taking down enemies is exciting -- but be aware some camera angles can obscure the action somewhat. Whether you're a fan of Hideo Kojima's Metal Gear Solid franchise or in search of a new action game, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is a blast for players old enough to enjoy this M-rated entertainment.

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