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KILLZONE 2

KILLZONE 2 artwork

KILLZONE 2

Type of media DigitalMedia

BBFCInsight Contains strong bloody violence

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 11/12/2008

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

KILLZONE 2 is a first-person-shooter sequel for the PlayStation 3 in which the player takes the role of a space marine in a battle against a humanoid alien race. The game was passed ‘18’ on the basis of strong, bloody violence.

As with many first-person-shooters, the range of weapons available to the player is extensive, including various handguns, machine guns, shotguns, sniper rifles, rocket launchers, mortars and grenades and a flamethrower. Some of these weapons are powerful enough at close range to blow enemies limbs or heads off and most result in some bloody injury. Use of the flamethrower can result in characters taking much longer to die, often flailing around on fire and screaming beforehand. This proves too strong for the BBFC Guidelines at ‘15’, which state ‘Violence may be strong but may not dwell on the infliction of pain and injury. Consequently, it was felt that the game is more appropriate at ‘18’.

Details

Distributor(s)
Sony Computer Entertainment
Classified date(s)
04/12/2008
Main language
English
BBFC reference
ADM255195
Registration number
VFD28167

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

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KILLZONE 2
00:03:25:00
- INTRO
00:01:20:00
- ATTRACT MODE 1
00:01:07:00
- ATTRACT MODE 2
00:01:30:00
- ATTRACT MODE 3
00:00:47:00
- ATTRACT MODE 4
00:25:00:00
CUTSCENES
01:00:00:00
CONTENTIOUS ELEMENTS

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