Parents' Guide to

Spider-Man 3

By Chris Jozefowicz, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Free-swinging adventure tangled up in dull action.

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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 10+

Based on 4 parent reviews

age 11+

The butt review

You would all think this Spider-Man game is like the others right, well it's not. This game has you photographing women on the sidewalk and you have to beat them up after. There is blood in the game but it is cartoon(WTH). There is cussing throughout the whole entire game in almost every scene. There is a lot of action in Spider-Man 3 game too. This game is pretty easy to play and there is no safety or privacy concerns where you have to give in personal information. So this Spider-Man game is more for teens. The butt review By Daniel
age 10+

People Stop Complaining

The game is different on every version. I got it on the Playstation 2 so there isn't anything bad in it.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (4):
Kids say (18):

The vertigo-inducing visuals and controls may take a little while to master, but once gamers get the hang of it, they will be rewarded with the sense of freedom that comes from being able to leap off of 40-story buildings and run along walls. Unfortunately, when it comes to Spider-Man's crime-fighting activities, much of the grace is lost. Players will find themselves button-mashing their way through dozens of repetitive gang fights scattered around the city.

Gamers shouldn't expect slick graphics to make up for the so-so action: Although the cityscape can look beautiful at night or when the sun glints off windows, the wide-open streets are underpopulated and sterile. Although the game offers players a beefy 14-hour-plus adventure, there is little new to see after the first four hours or so. Players will surely enjoy swinging gracefully though the large city, but even Spider-Man fans might want to try renting the game before buying.

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