Young Justice: Outsiders

TV review by Jenny Nixon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Animated series breathes new life into superhero sidekicks.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 9 reviews

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age 13+

Much more violent than first 2 seasons

I know it’s been said already, but because the show switched from Cartoon Network to streaming online between seasons 2 and 3 Young Justice: Outsiders, and the 4th season Young Justice: Phantoms, are significantly more mature, violent, and aimed more towards older teens and adults. There is a character introduced in this season that comes back to life every time she is killed, and she is killed often, in very violent, bloody ways. There’s also a character decapitated, a villain kills his own daughter by snapping her neck, and so much more violence this season. There is also much more sexual innuendo and some mild cursing now. Common sense a should do a bit more viewing before they post these reviews. Show is still a very good comic book series, but definitely for teens and up. It tells a great mature serialized story with so many DC characters. The diversity on show is also awesome! This is definitely not ok for ages 7+ The rating even changed to TV-14.

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Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing
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age 15+

Massive shift in tone

They have straight up gore in this. A man with half his chest ripped off and exposed ribcage, organs and half a face with no eye in his socket. Season 1 is fine for young kids, 2 I'd recommend for teens as it tackles heavier stuff but if you don't want your kid exposed to gore then don't let them watch season 3. Still a good show hands down but don't let the "7+" rating on here decieve you

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Too much violence
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