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This app is a war style attack and defence game. Players can verse each other online or play story mode style games. Not recommended for children under 13 years due to social media connectivity and live discussion forums.
This review of Star Wars™: Commander was completed by the Australian Council on Children and the Media (ACCM) on 5 April 2018.
This section contains details about the app provided by an ACCM Reviewer.
|Name of app:||Star Wars™: Commander|
|Platform reviewed:||Apple App Store|
|Developer's suggested age:||9+|
|ACCM suggested age:||13+ years due to social media connectivity|
|Gambling content advice:||No gambling content found in the levels played|
This review of Star Wars™: Commander contains the following information:
Several hours of game play.
In Star Wars Commander, players must build their base and train military in order to either defend or attack other players. There is also Story Mode which guides the player through a number of different battle-style objectives. Successful battles earn players credits which can be used to upgrade with things such as soldiers, heroes, buildings and space ships. Game play is relatively simple. Players choose the area on the battlefield to drop their military and attacking and defending occurs automatically without player direction. Hence, there isn’t much strategy required beyond good placement on the field. Players can also join squads and friends online (through Facebook) which allows real time chatting – therefore this game is not recommended for children under 13 years.
Parents need to be aware that this game contains crates or loot boxes which give the player random items or rewards which can be used in the game. There is a “daily” crate rewarded (for free) but from there all other crates must be purchased using Crystals (which need to be purchased with real money). As progression through the game is quite slow some children may be tempted to use their Crystals to speed up progress and/or acquire heroes and weapons sooner. The better your weapons – the better chance of winning. Hence, the crates represent a “buy to win” element which may encourage online spending.
11 Gems – 1000 Credits
32 Gems – 5,000 Credits
36 Gems – 5,866 Credits
500 Gems - $7.99
1,200 Gems - $14.99
2,500 Gems - $30.99
6,500 Gems - $79.99
14,000 Gems - $159.99
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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