Game review by Bobbi Dempsey, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Gory shooter gets blood pumping – for adults.

Xbox 360 2006

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

A bridge from old to new shooters.

VERY gory. A child is brutally and bloodily impaled on a spike onscreen after his sister is exploded into bloody chunks. Another is seen crawling into a vent only to have gory chunks spewed ojt the other side. A man is gruesomely processed by machines that impale and liquefy him. Enimeies spew and splatter blood and gib into gore. Regular f bombs. Bare breasted villianess. Quite varied if not deep gameplay with many unique and satifying weapons/battles and haunting/trippy environments. Some coold puzzles and good pacing with different gameplay scenarios. Story is pretty silly. The spirit revival makes game too easy.
age 11+


An awesome game that i recommend for a mature 11 year old.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing

Game Details

  • Platform: Xbox 360
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: Take Two
  • Release date: August 26, 2006
  • Genre: First-Person Shooter
  • ESRB rating: M for violence, nudity, language
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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