Splatoon

Game review by Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Multiplayer-based shooter sprays paint, fun on battlefield.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 15 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 38 reviews

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age 5+

Got it for my 5 year old son.

We got this game in the summer of 2015, I was a bit skeptical about it because of the "splat" mechanic. but I watched a few videos and it seemed ok. So I bought it for my sons birthday and he LOVED IT! He played it every single day after school. heck, even now he still plays it. We got a switch FOR splatoon 2! We are waiting for the 3rd release and so ready! As for my 15 year old, he got hooked right onto it, and loved it the same amount! Before this, he played COD, but after he played it, all he did was want to play this, he says his favorite weapon is the splat roller. Overall 10/10, Would recomend.

This title has:

Great messages
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Easy to play/use
age 8+

the best shooter game for kids!

this is a really good game for people who like art, paintball, etc. perfect for kids, i played it this year and it was very fun. i am a kid reviewing this btw! so i have lots of experience. as said, good game. not much violence besides shooting squids with ink.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use

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