Black Mirror Bandersnatch Review

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Posted: 10 months ago, last updated 6 months ago.

Author: Andy Robertson.

OverviewOverview

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (Netflix) takes the interactive mystery genre a step further towards a traditional TV series. You watch it on your television but make decisions for the characters which then branches the narrative. With 150 minutes to watch in 250 segments and five main endings you need to pay attention to what you’re doing.

DetailsDetails

Rating: Not rated by PEGI or ESRB

Release Date: 28/12/2018

Platforms: Web Browser.

Genres: Action, Narrative and Role-Playing.

 

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CommitmentCommitment

Duration: This game will take between 1 and a half hours and 3 hours to complete. It has a total possible running time of 312m 13s according to ExternalLink;https://bbfc.co.uk/releases/black-mirror-bandersnatch-vod;BBFC website;.
 
Players: This is a single player game.

CostsCosts

Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

You need a Netflix subscription to play this interactive experience.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Rated at 15 by BBFC for language, violence, drugs and disturbing images. This is extended in its examiners report: Strong violence includes bloody stabbings, bloody impact blows on the head, bloody aftermath and kicks and punches. There is strong language ('f**k') and milder terms such as ‘bloody’ and ’bollocks’. Drug misuse includes cannabis smoking and LSD use, showing scenes of sensory distortion and negative consequences. Some scenes appear to show a historical experiment in which a child is given a biscuit laced with an unspecified drug. Several scenes show young men jumping off a high rise balcony while under the influence of LSD, and sight of a decapitated head.

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Accessibility for this game is as follows:

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