Entries in 'age rating' (9)

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

This week in ANZ, individual states are passing laws for R18+, but not everyone's happy, and MCV explores the Wii U.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 19th 2012 at 5:49AM in News
MCV Pacific Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Wrap-Up

GAME Australia officially entered liquidation this week, while the R18+ bill passed through the Senate and Sydney hosted Game Tech.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jun 22nd 2012 at 7:14AM in News
Smooth sailing so far for the R18+ rating

Smooth sailing so far for the R18+ rating

An inquiry has been made since the R18+ bill was submitted to parliament, finding that it should move ahead without further public consultation.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 29th 2012 at 3:33AM in News
R18+ due by 1st January 2013

R18+ due by 1st January 2013

GameSpot is reporting that the new Federal Minister for Home Affairs is predicting an R18+ rating by next year.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 15th 2012 at 12:45AM in News

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R18+ rating bill to be introduced to parliament in 2 weeks

R18+ rating bill to be introduced to parliament in 2 weeks

After excessive debate, changes and moral panic, an R18+ rating bill is set to be introduced to parliament in 2 weeks time.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jan 24th 2012 at 5:52AM in News
Sex scene leads to second Darkness II classification Down Under

Sex scene leads to second Darkness II classification Down Under

An interesting anomaly on the Australian Classification Board web site had The Darkness II classified in July and December.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jan 11th 2012 at 8:23AM in News
House of the Dead Overkill: Extended Cut wins appeal for AU age rating

House of the Dead Overkill: Extended Cut wins appeal for AU age rating

After being refused classification when it was initially submitted, House of the Dead: Overkill: Extended Cut has won its appeal and is now rated MA15+.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 27th 2011 at 5:48AM in News
AUSTRALIA: R18+ meeting delayed

AUSTRALIA: R18+ meeting delayed

Australia will continue to go without an R18+ age rating for video games after a meeting concerning the certificate was delayed.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Feb 16th 2011 at 11:08AM in News

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PEGI rating system implemented in Austria

PEGI rating system implemented in Austria

The Viennese Provincial Government has decreed to adopt the PEGI age rating system in order to more efficiently restrict young peoples access to adult themed video games in Austria.

The ...
by Andrew Wooden
on Dec 12th 2007 at 3:14PM in News