The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct

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

age 18+

TV-based horror game is violent, gory, and profanity laden.

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

TWDSI

Graphics aren't amazing but there not a problem. There isn't as much violence since it's more just zombie's and you rarely ever see extreme cussing. Gameplay is not great. And could be much better. I don't recommend it for ages under 12 years off age,

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