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Batman: Arkham Asylum Game Poster Image
age 15+
Dark yet thrilling action game based on the Caped Crusader.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)
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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)
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Alphas TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Some violence plus positive messages in sci-fi crime drama.
Network: Syfy
(2011)
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Wolverine TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Solid Marvel anime series with lots of gore, some drinking.
Network: G4
(2011)
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Batman: Arkham City Game Poster Image
age 15+
While dark and violent, this superhero game is intriguing.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
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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)
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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)
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Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Crazy, violent, dumb action sequel quickly burns out.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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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)
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Batman: Earth One Book Poster Image
age 15+
Gritty, hyper-violent graphic novel about Batman's origin.
By Geoff Johns
(2012)
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Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition Game Poster Image
age 15+
Combative Dark Knight game has some blood and death.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
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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)
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The Twelve-Fingered Boy Book Poster Image
age 15+
Exciting, creepy horror adventure tweaks superheroics.
By John Hornor Jacobs
(2013)
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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)
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The Wrenchies Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Violent future fantasy has dynamic art, confusing plot.
By Farel Dalrymple
(2014)
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Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair Game Poster Image
age 15+
Violent sci-fi action exterminates lots of alien bugs.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
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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)
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Strange the Dreamer Book Poster Image
age 15+
Fiercely imaginative, lushly told fantasy for mature teens.
By Laini Taylor
(2017)
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Injustice 2 Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Great, deep DC comic brawler avoids sequel Kryponite.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Psychokinesis Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Quirky but violent Korean superhero movie has swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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