This game is rated PEGI 12
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The Wonderful 101 Review
Posted: 16 months ago, last updated 5 months ago.
As you progress you explore each stage to free citizens who then join your army of heroes. The more you have the greater the special morph powers are. On the Wii U, different morph powers are triggered by drawing a symbol on the GamePad, on other platforms you use the control stick.
This creates not only an unusual way to play but a focus on the community or crowd rather than on superhero. It's also nice that the everyday people you save join the troupe as unique superheroes.
Content Rating: PEGI 12
Release Date: 23/08/2013
Platforms: Mac, PC, PS4 and Wii U
Genres: Action, Adventure and Fighting
Players: You can play with 5 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online. The single-player campaign is broken into levels, on which you are scored at the end. There is also a cooperative mode that supports up to five players on Wii U and four players on other systems. On the Wii U one person uses the Wii U GamePad as a controller and the four others each using their own Wii U Pro Controllers.
Rated PEGI 12+. Contains frequent mild violence and occasional mild bad language. The game contains a cinematic sequence where an alien monster is cut in half with a sword, he then peels into two pieces, although there is no blood or gore. The game also contains the word 'crap'.
This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE 10+.
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