Parents' Guide to

NCAA Football 12

By Brett Molina, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Minor adjustments keep franchise near the top of its game.

Game PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 2011
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Community Reviews

age 6+

Based on 1 parent review

age 6+

NCAA Football 12 scores a touchdown

It's a pretty good football game as always and it's the best. I play with Michigan & MSU as those are my team. Go Blue, Spartyon.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Compared to previous installments, NCAA Football 12 features some minor tweaks to what was already a solid package. Most of the changes involve offering more options in career modes such as Dynasty and Road to Glory. For example, players can start a Dynasty as an offensive or defensive coordinator instead of head coach. On the field, the game is very similar to last year's release.

Fans of the series will find the controls remain largely the same, while novices can turn to a "1-button mode" for a much simpler way to play the game. Overall, the game feels like an accurate representation of college football that should satisfy any follower of the sport.

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