This show is incredibly violent, containing very brutal fighting, beating, stabbing, torture and death. Violent scenes often contain blood trickling, flowing, or flying, with some scenes containing gore. Fight scenes are incredibly realistic.
Episode 1: Several fight scenes of heavy hand-to-hand combat. Bones can be heard breaking during the fight scenes. A woman wakes up next to a bloody dead man with a bloody knife in her hands. Later she is attacked by a man who attempts to strangle her, but she survives when she scratches his eye, with some visible blood. Even later, the same woman is attacked in her apartment by a man with a knife, who throws her around the room, but doesn't attack her with the knife. Daredevil saves her. Some blood is visible.
Episode 2: Several fight scenes involving heavy hand-to-hand combat, complete with injuries and bones breaking. Several shots of injury detail in the episode, although the most violent scene involves Daredevil torturing a man with a knife tip being shoved into a nerve above his eye. The man is then thrown off a building, but lives. There is a flashback where a young boy stitches up his father's injured face, and you see the needle going in and the man flinch. Daredevil's lung begins collapsing, and a nurse stabs him in the chest with a needle to relieve the pressure.
Episode 3: Several fight scenes involving heavy hand-to-hand combat, although the opening scene is the most violent in which a man has his arm broken so that the bone can be protruding from his skin and a bowling ball is used to smash his head in. Daredevil tortures a man. The end of the episode features a man impaling his own head on a spike.
Episode 4: Two bloodied men are seen, obviously having already been tortured, in a Russian prison. One of them makes two shivs out of a dead man's rib bones. Later in the episode two men inject a comatose patient with Epinephrine, while doing so handle him roughly. A young man is seen scared and bloodied, having previously been beaten for information. A woman is kidnapped and brutalized by two men while being interrogated. A man is hit over the head with a crowbar, another is hit over the head with a bat. A man's head is smashed with a car door until decapitation.
Episode 5: A decapitated body is seen laid on a table, later being washed with a rag. An intense alleyway brawl happens, in which a man is shot in the head. Daredevil breaks a man's wrist and twists it during an interrogation of a crooked cop. Several explosions occur caused by a suicide bomber triggering them, leaving some people bloodied. Daredevil beats a man near-death.
Episode 6: A man has his fingers shot off his hand. An unarmed man is shot pointblank in the head. A man impaled in rubble after an explosion is seen bloodied and also coughing up blood, he is then tortured and afterward shot in the head. An injured bloodied man is seen bleeding out and is stabilized, although stabilizing him involved cauterizing his wound (with injury detail). Several people are seen in a hospital with bloody injuries due to the aforementioned explosions. In order to frame Daredevil, Fisk has a sniper shoot several innocent people from a rooftop, very bloody injuries are depicted. A cop stabs another cop in the throat in order to frame Daredevil.
Episode 7: A man has his hand chopped off (shown graphically in close-up) and his head sliced off (only shown with blood spatter on the wall). Outside of that scene the episode was pretty tame overall, just a lot of kung-fu fisticuffs throughout.
Episode 8: A man looks at himself in the mirror and literally sees himself as a boy, covered in blood. A man scuffles with and then instructs his son to beat up another boy who was mouthing off. Later this same man strikes and then beats his wife with a belt with his son in the room (although the actual violence is off screen, the focus of the scene is on the boy's face, yet the woman screaming/crying and the sounds of the belt smacking can be heard). While the man is beating his wife, the boy strikes his father in the head with a hammer. He repeatedly hits him over the head with the hammer until his father is dead. The boy and his mother then chop the father into pieces (off-screen). We later hear he was disposed of in a river.
Episode 9: Daredevil is seen fighting several guys in an alleyway. He breaks one man's arm and twists it for information. Later in the episode, Daredevil interrogates a junkie and throws him into a stack of bottles, bloody injury detail on his hands and arms from the broken glass are shown. Daredevil is seen fighting a Nobu, whom is wielding a kusarigama. The blades slash Daredevil several times (complete with blood spray) and one eventually hooks him in his side and Daredevil is dragged. Nobu is defeated by being fully immolated. Wilson Fisk beats Daredevil near death, leaving him severely wounded a bloodied.
Episode 10: Matt Murdock has a bloodied, lacerated, swollen face as well as stitches and bruises on his body throughout the episode. It is mentioned that a man raped his daughter repeatedly and got away with it, so Daredevil hunts him down and beats him until he is unconscious. It is said later that the rapist's jaw was broken.
Episode 11: Daredevil has a brief fight with a man, although the fight is a draw and neither is actually badly injured. Later in the episode, a man is shot in the chest several times and killed (bloody gunshot wounds are shown).
Episode 12: Some hand-to-hand combat scenes. The body of a man who has been shot several times is seen, the front of his shirt bloodied. A man punches another man in the face until he is bloodied and unconscious. A man is strangled by another man, the scene is very intense.
Episode 13: A man throws another man down an elevator shaft. There are two shootouts in which several men die bloody. The season ends with a fight between Daredevil and Kingpin.
Season 2 contains a main character who brutally murders people without remorse or hesitation. The scenes containing this character are often very intense.
Episode 1: A violent shootout shows many people getting shot and killed with a lot of blood; later we see the bloody aftermath as the police look at a man whose wound goes all the way through his body (the camera shows this in detail), and we also see a closeup of a man with a hand chopped off (we can clearly see the bones). Daredevil interrogates a man by twisting the man's hand (he screams) until he talks. Daredevil goes into a room that has various meat hung up on hooks, and as he comes closer we see there are people hanging there too, some are disemboweled and their intestines are hanging out (he takes one off the hook and questions him before he dies). Daredevil and the Punisher have a fistfight which ends in the Punisher pulling out a gun and shooting Daredevil in the head. He fall off the building but survives due to his armour.
Episode 2: A man gets bashed in the head with a baseball bat (off screen). A man is shot and falls towards a truck before he dies(more people are shot off screen). A dead body is taped to a truck. Daredevil and the Punisher fight, the Punisher gets shot in the arm, and they both fall through a skylight (blood is visible)..
Episode 3: A bloody towel is seen being washed (blood runs down a table). A man is seen stitching up his wound. A knife is seen sticking out of a man's leg. There are many people with bloody wounds. A man is shot in the chest He dies. Grizzly pictures of crime scenes are shown (very bloody). There is a lot of intense fighting.One character's x-ray shows he has a bullet in his skull.
Episode 4: A man stabs another man in the eye with an ice pick (he screams in agony). A man's severed hand is shown. A man stitches up his wounds. A man is stabbed with a syringe. Many people are shot. the Punisher is shot by multiple tasers. A man is seen bloody and trying to escape (Daredevil twists his arm for information). the Punisher is seen being beaten and then then is drilled in the foot (very bloody). A man says he will torture a dog (he doesn't). An explosion kills two people.the Punisher stabs a man in the neck with a razor than shoots him, he also shoots one man in the face (very bloody). more people are shot by the Punisher. One man is about to bash another mans head in with a hammer when he is stopped by Daredevil.
Episode 5: A man is punched repeatedly in the face(he is bruised and bloody). Elektra tells Matt to kill Roscoe Sweeney, he doesn't.
Episode 6: Lots of hand to hand combat. A man has a box full of severed fingers. Overall the violence in this episode isn't that bad.
Episode 7: Daredevil almost pushes a man through a window at Elektra's command. lots of hand to hand combat, one character is stabbed.
Episode 8: Lots of fighting. Elektra gets sliced by a poisoned sword. A man stabs some ninjas and cuts one's hand off(he falls into a pit). Matt gets shot by an arrow(it is seen sticking out of him for most of the fight. Elektra slices a ninjas neck blood spurts out(very bloody and shows graphic detail).
Episode 9: Very violent prison scene. We watch a man's throat get slit. A man gets stabbed. A man gets impaled in the stomach with a sharp wooden stick. Another man is seen stabbed in the stomach multiple times. A man's eyes are gouged by someone's fingers. A man is struck in the head with a ax. Very bloody and graphic scene. A couple of fights, one is a fist fight and the other uses martial arts. Matt spits out blood. There is a scene where people are being drained of their blood by some type of IV's that connect to a large vat of bubbling blood. The people look very sickly and it can be disturbing to see them.
Some casual profanity such as "ass", but also some stronger language is used such as "shit", one "fuck" in S2 E3, "bitch", "piss", "asshole", "dick", "nuts", and "pussy".
The middle finger is shot twice.
"Suck my dick", "Whore", and "Jerk-off" are all once used as insults.
Strong russian profanities also used by some characters.
||Very intense. Human trafficking, including kidnapping of children, is a prominent subject matter. Innocents can be hurt and/or killed in this series. Violence is quite graphic.
A main characters family was gunned down while they had a picnic (sad and disturbing)
It contains mature themes such as human trafficking and drug trade.
The Punisher in Season 2 is very violent character ,just as decipted in Marvel; he fights with prisoners at the prison, it shows lots of graphic bloody violence and killing. He murders mafia men one by one in fight scenes, sometimes together with Daredevil. Punisher here can be very scary and intense.
Rated TV-MA. Equivalent to content in an R-rated film.
Parents, even though it is connected to and is made by the Disney owned Marvel Cinematic Universe; this series is dark, graphically violent, and intended for an adult audience.