Metro Exodus

Game review by Paul Semel, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Bleak, mature, but engaging apocalyptic shooter.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 10 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

Best apocalypse shooter this century, rated M for a reason

One of the greatest Post-Apocalyptic shooters of the century. Better than Doom Eternal, Batter than Borderlands. This game tops all when it comes to fun. But also with violence, gore, swearing, and intense situations. This game could have been taken out of Resident-Evil 8 and no one would be able to tell. The graphics and the story can’t be matched. The three things that I would say though are the violence swearing and generally mature situations for the player. The swearing is not as constant as in the RESI games, but pretty frequent with F**k, s**t, god**mn, and more. Violence is obvious. It’s brutal, bloody, violent, and realistic, which makes it fell better when you beat the tough enimys. In short, this game is rated M for a good reason and is not for kids, tweens, or most teens.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
age 12+

Excellent game, okay for the kids who are a bit older.

Game is excellent, and contains positive features such as sparing/showing mercy to enemies (which rewards you with saving your friends), as well as just knocking out people instead of killing them, which also rewards you with the Good Ending. Ot also teaches you to help, and while there is slight sexual content (think one topless person shown for ~30 seconds), there is really no other explicit content. The player character is a great role model.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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