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This app is a continuous runner game. Players will benefit from having quick reaction time. Parental guidance for children aged 9 – 12 due to crude humour, in-app purchasing and advertising.
This review of Minion Rush was completed by the Australian Council on Children and the Media (ACCM) on 16 April 2019.
This section contains details about the app provided by an ACCM Reviewer.
|Name of app:||Minion Rush|
|Platform reviewed:||Apple App Store|
|Developer's suggested age:||9+ for Infrequent or mild profanity or crude humour.|
|ACCM suggested age:||PG 9 – 12 due to crude humour, in-app purchasing and advertising.|
|Gambling content advice:||No gambling content found in the levels played|
This review of Minion Rush contains the following information:
Our Reviewer played the game over several days.
Minion Rush places the minions from the movie Despicable Me into a continuous runner game. Whilst your minion runs into the screen automatically, players must avoid on-coming obstacles and collect bananas by swiping left, right, up (jump) and down (tumble). Missions vary per level and include objectives such as Run 600 Meters or Jump over obstacles 10 times. Added features such as new minions and outfits can be unlocked through successful missions and purchased with collected bananas. The aim of the game is to complete each mission to progress through the levels.
Apart from very mild crude humour, parents only need to be mindful of the in-app purchasing and earning rewards from watching ads. The game may be perceived as an ad itself for the Despicable Me movie series and parents should review the movie classifications of their state or territory (PG in Australia) if their children are influenced by the game to watch them.
There is In-App purchasing in this game, for example:
There is no online information required to play this game.
At the time of review, the reviewer found no simulated gambling content. If you discover simulated gambling content in this app, please contact us with the details so we can update our review.
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