Parents' Guide to

Overlord II

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Deliciously evil fantasy game is loaded with humor.

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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 13+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 17+



This title has:

Too much consumerism
age 11+
love it and fun kids love it.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (6 ):

It appears the developers at Triumph Studios took the criticism from the first game to heart as they've made the Overlord easier to control; more minions, who are tougher, faster, and funnier (and can now ride creatures such as wolves, and hop over water and chasms); and a new corruption system that allows players to enact their evil through either "domination" or "destruction." A host of multiplayer modes (co-op and competitive) are also thrown into the mix. If you liked the first Overlord, you'll love Overlord II.

Platform Notes:

While this game was designed for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC, there are also two other new Overlord games for other platforms: Overlord Dark Legend (for Nintendo Wii) and Overlord Minions (for Nintendo DS).

Online interaction: The game supports both co-op and head-to-head modes, both of which are not rated by the ESRB (players might hear profane language through a headset).

Game Details

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