All Reviews

A Court of Mist and Fury: A Court of Thorns and Roses, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Dark faery romance sequel filled with sex, gore, magic.
By Sarah J. Maas
(2016)
The Wrenchies Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Violent future fantasy has dynamic art, confusing plot.
By Farel Dalrymple
(2014)
Batman: Arkham Origins Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun and intense Caped Crusader romp lacks ingenuity.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
The Twelve-Fingered Boy Book Poster Image
age 15+
Exciting, creepy horror adventure tweaks superheroics.
By John Hornor Jacobs
(2013)
Injustice: Gods Among Us Game Poster Image
age 15+
DC Comics characters pummel each other -- with some blood.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2013)
The Dark Knight Rises Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Bale's final Batman is as gritty and dark as the first two.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition Game Poster Image
age 15+
Combative Dark Knight game has some blood and death.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
Batman: Earth One Book Poster Image
age 15+
Gritty, hyper-violent graphic novel about Batman's origin.
By Geoff Johns
(2012)
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Crazy, violent, dumb action sequel quickly burns out.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Chronicle Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Teens get super powers in relatable but violent thriller.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Star Wars: The Old Republic Game Poster Image
age 15+
Play as Jedi or Sith in this story-rich, combat-laden MMO.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
Batman: Arkham City Game Poster Image
age 15+
While dark and violent, this superhero game is intriguing.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2011)
Wolverine TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Solid Marvel anime series with lots of gore, some drinking.
Network: G4
(2011)
Alphas TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Some violence plus positive messages in sci-fi crime drama.
Network: Syfy
(2011)
Planet Hulk Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Animated Hulk movie is as violent as the feature films.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
Batman: Arkham Asylum Game Poster Image
age 15+
Dark yet thrilling action game based on the Caped Crusader.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2009)
The Dark Knight Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Excellent sequel much darker, more violent than the first.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)