Parents' Guide to

The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 18+

Graphic, gory first-person shooter with some sexual themes.

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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+

Great for older kids and teens.

The brutality is at it's fullest, game characters make reffrences to having sex and ra*eing, they use coarse sexual dialouge like f*ck, cu*t, pr*ck, di*k and show a mild deception of a man mastrabating. The language is extreme and the violence is brutal and grotesque! I recommend this for older audeinces!

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1):
Kids say (3):

While not a revolutionary game by any stretch, The Chronicles Of Riddick: Assault On Dark Athena is a good action brawler for mature players -- and is a good deal considering it includes the original game and many multiplayer modes for added replayability. It's not the next Halo, plus it's violence, sexual themes, and language might offend some, but the game shouldn't leave serious shooter fans disappointed. If money is tight, then it's at least a very good weekend rental.

Game Details

  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: Atari
  • Release date: April 6, 2009
  • Genre: First-Person Shooter
  • ESRB rating: M for Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Sexual Content, Strong Language
  • Last updated: November 5, 2015

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