Parents' Guide to

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2

By Jeremy Gieske, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Well-done tactical shooter with multiplayer modes.

Game Xbox 360, PlayStation 2 2007
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Community Reviews

age 11+

Based on 10 parent reviews

age 16+

This game is for 16+ years old. It is not for 13!

Blood and Violence when you shoot people, Swearing and use of legal drugs.
age 11+

Should be 11+ not 13 Commonsensemedia

The Tom Clany title makes parents wonder. Rainbow Six, Splinter Cell, both rated M. This T rated title could have been a lot worse. Instead they took the tame way out. Ghost Recon AW2 is a strategy game with the occasional third person shootout. It is a third person, not third person view making it less violent to start, second, language isn't strong, only the occasional "Get the Hell out of there soldier!" And there is no blood whatsoever except when you go into a mini game sniper mission which is completely optional, and not bad. You are fighting for the greater good of America against terrorism. A lot is spent in night vision anyways. Terrorists are emotionless and the game is fun and strategic. 11+ at the oldest

This title has:

Too much violence

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (10):
Kids say (33):

As tactical shooters go, GRAW 2 is one of the best available right now. Stunning graphics, outstanding multiplayer options, and a team-control system that works smoothly all come together in a well-designed and very playable sequel.

GRAW 2 also does a decent job of drawing a line between portraying the realism of the battlefield without going to the extreme of using blood and guts as a shock factor. Blood is visible, but not spurting everywhere. Body parts don't go flying off after an explosion. And, generally speaking, the game is fast enough paced that players don't spend a lot of time looking at the carnage they have caused. Overall, GRAW 2 is an outstanding first-person shooter game for teens and above.

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