True Crime: New York City

Game review by Aaron Lazenby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Gritty tale of crime and redemption -- adults only.

Xbox 2006

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 14 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Not so bad!

Although there might be bad language, I believe 13 year olds use this language all the time when we're not looking. Yes I do agree about the sexual content in this, but with all the technology in the world, their going to be looking at it soon enough we all know that (We don't want to admit it, but we know it's true) There is some violence in this game but almost all games that boys play have this type of violence in it people killing, shooting, bar fights (don't see this very often, but some games have it), and more. There might be the option of being a bad cop in this but there's also the option to be a good cop. Most Boy games don't have good messages in it anyway, it's mostly for entertainment. In the drugs area, this may be going a bit over board on it. I do believe this isn't a very good example. I believe that this game should be in the 13 or 14 year old range.
not rated for age

Game Details

  • Platform: Xbox
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Activision
  • Release date: January 30, 2006
  • Genre: Action/Adventure
  • ESRB rating: M for Blood and Gore, Strong Language, Strong Sexual Content, Use of Drugs, Intense Violence
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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