Invader Zim

TV review by Andrea Graham, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

This little green guy has one big 'tude.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 32 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 237 reviews

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age 10+

As an Adult I Still Love This Show.

Invader Zim is a 2001 emo girl dream and my daughter likes it. She even started running around in her red dress yelling "I AM ZIM!!!". Heh. Kids are weird. She calls me and my husband "her Tallest" and yells at her GIR plush. I remember watching this as a kid and getting really scared from episode like the one where the school is infested with lice. I wasn't particularly scared of Dark Harvest though. Which is a surprise considering that this defined childhood terror in the 2000s. If you haven't seen this show before, go on a streaming service like Hulu or something and watch the series first before showing to your kids. 10/10 Would watch again.

This title has:

Great messages
age 12+

Very good but touchy

Honestly, I love this series a lot. It is funny and zany, but there are a FEW things someone should know.... There are some pretty scary episodes... there is one (this is a spoiler) where the character steals organs and another one where that character pulls someones EYES out and replaces them... uses of stupid and idiot. Maybe 10 yrs or 12 yrs i would recommend to.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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