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

age 18+

Extremely violent survival horror game flowing in blood.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 17 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Violent but not too bad

I'm a parent of four kids and my 17 year old plays this game and I'm okay with it and so does my 14 year old but I don't let my younger children play it for reasons. One, I don't think they are ready, and two, they aren't the age I think they should be yet. This game has a lot of blood, gore, and language but the language I wouldn't worry about too much because it is very mild for an M rated game that's 17+. But it really should be 13+ because 17 in my opinion is way to high of an age rating for this. Youngest a kid should play this is 12 and oldest would be at least 14. But I believe 13 is appropriate.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use
age 13+


Honestly as an 18 year old who loves zombie games, this one is very disappointing. I've completed it and it took two full weeks to do it because I kept getting bored and getting tired. But the content, very mild. The language is very mild for a game 17+ or 18+, depending on where you live. But the language is like 2/5, the blood and gore doesn't look anywhere close to being realistic, and the violence is determined basically you could say by how you play and choose to do so. But if I were to give this game an age rating, I'd say 13 and up.

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