The Punisher

Game review by Raffi Kevorkian, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Intriguing but extremely violent shooter.

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 7 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 17+


Honestly, who wants these images and story lines in their kids minds? How do families benefit by playing games that center on killing people? These games were invented to desensitize military personnel so they could cope with the horrors of war. There are so many better options out there in the video game world.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 16+

Punisher game extremely violent

holy crap! this game is the most violent game (aside from Prototype) that i have ever played!!!! it is gory, bloody and literally spine tingling in it's violence! the player has the ability to push someone's head into a knife, a shark tank, a saw, a car tire while it's moving, the leg of a chair, a glass table and more! you can also kill men with a flamethrower, chop them up with a knife and shoot the crap out of them with an automatic gun!! HOLY CRAP!!!

This title has:

Too much violence
Educational value

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