Parents' Guide to

Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 18+

Deep strategy, role-playing in mature, violent fantasy game.

Game Nintendo 3DS 2014
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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 16+

Based on 6 parent reviews

age 13+


age 13+

Best game and not that bad

You should play it it’s a fun game

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (6 ):
Kids say (5 ):

If you're into the Japanese-style turn-based battling found in Pokemon-style games, the Final Fantasy series, and many others, this game is perfect for you. It's a bit slower-paced than other action and platformer games (with plenty of dialogue), but because the audience is older, the pacing should be fine for most. In fact, the gameplay is very rewarding thanks to the multiple (and memorable) characters you'll meet and the many interesting enemies and set pieces you'll fight through.

Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth is also packed with other goodies, including collectibles, treasures, and unlockables. The accessibility will lure you in, but the breadth and depth will keep you playing for a long time. Along with the attractive visuals, the game's soundtrack (including some classic Persona tunes) will keep you engaged. Older Nintendo 3DS gamers looking for something meaty to take on won't be disappointed with this A-grade dungeon-crawling epic.

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