Parents' Guide to


By Carolyn Koh, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Fighting MMO game skews older with raw chat, consumerism.

Game Windows 2008
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 13+

Based on 4 parent reviews

age 15+


I think that zOMG can be a place of positive and honest influence. As long as kids under a certain age understand and report to their parents about any issue, They can simply ignore and report the person. They're many moderators and admins on this games site. They will be able to handle it. Believe in your kids and entrust this game to be full of entertainment and an alternative to keeping your kids safe from the outside world!
age 13+

Watch out for the Gnomes, though.

It's a great game for your children to start playing before getting into MMO's too heavily, this game gives you a basic idea of how MMo's operate and the community can be great! Very helpful, however, this game is only for children 13 years and up because of Gaiaonline's Terms of Service. The beginning of the game, the tutorial was removed due to budget cuts or something else, you still start off at the train station, but the tutorial and the tutorial area aren't where you begin your game.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (4):
Kids say (8):

There is some unexpected depth to this MMO because it uses a unique "rings system" for combat and leveling. A player can equip up to eight rings at a time and the rings are used for attack, healing, and support. Ring sets will give certain stat boosts and you do not level-up an avatar to get stronger, but rather, you level-up the power of the rings. The more powerful the rings, the more powerful the character.

The narrative and quests are full of humor as they have the player running around the areas delivering items or hunting numbers of monsters and zombies. There are also minigames which can be played and some of them make you play a minigame through the game world, avoiding or destroying monsters as you go along. At time of writing however, the game is still in Open Beta and it suffers from lag, bugs, and too many other people crowding on the small screen.

Game Details

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