This game is rated PEGI 12
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Axiom Verge Review
Posted: 4 months ago, last updated 3 months ago.
It has intricate level design with different biomes to explore. Some areas are blocked and can only be accessed with the required ability -- smashing through a banner for example. There are over 60 items and power ups to discover, each with particular uses for different battles.
Axiom Verge poses a considerable challenge. Boss battles, swarms of enemies or obstacles can be take time and effort to progress. However, this adds to the satisfaction when you beat a level you've been stuck on for a long time. The well written story helps pull you through with believable characters and hostile environments.
Axiom Verge 2 is coming this year.
Content Rating: PEGI 12
Release Date: 31/03/2015, updated in 2017
Platforms: Mac, PC, PS Vita, PS4, Switch, Wii U and Xbox One
Genres: Action, Platform, Puzzle and Role-Playing
Rated PEGI 12 for Mild Swearing and Moderate Violence. The player’s character can be armed with a variety of futuristic weapons, all of which are capable of killing, with degrees of rapidity, all enemies encountered. The enemies are fantasy characters of varying design and sizes, and when shot they will explode into bits. This is masked by a large cloud of blood effects and sparkling lights. When the player's character is killed, it will respawn and the level will recommence.
ESRB EVERYONE 10+ for Fantasy Violence and Mild Language. using a blaster-like gun to shoot fantastical creatures (e.g., giant squids, insects, worms) and bosses. One level contains human-like ghouls that shriek as they run towards the player. Enemies explode into particles and pixels when defeated. The words “damned” and “hell” appear in the dialogue.
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