Parents' Guide to

NHL 13

By Michael Lafferty, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Fast, fun, and realistic hockey game shoots and scores.

Game PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 2012
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NHL 13 features a new skating physics dynamic that makes the game faster and more entertaining. It also can present some challenges, especially when skating at top speed and then trying to alter the direction while handling the puck. The wealth of modes gives something to every hockey fan. EA Sports has introduced female characters in the create-a-pro mode, although female characters are still referred to as "he" by the announcers. There are a few issues, like pucks left unattended on the boards while players stand around (your player merely skates in, snags the puck, and play resumes), but overall, this is a great hockey game.

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