Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

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

age 18+

Exceptionally dark and violent war game is joyless, brief.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 12 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+


MGS V Ground Zeros, despite of it overall quality, is a brief game with some mature scenes. Violence: The player can choose between violent or non-lethal ways of dealing with enemies, but there is violence in the cutscenes. A bomb is taken off a girl stomach (blood and guts are visible), a intense gunfight with a lot of blood and explosions. There's some profanities (B..t, F..k), and a character smokes a cigar in the main menu.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much consumerism
age 4+

Contains a lot of smoking and other drugs.

A drug called 'The Phantom Cigar' is constantly used to make time go fast. This maybe an issue to some kids but fine for others if they know SMOKING = BAD

This title has:

Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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