Entries in 'banned' (13)

Hotline Miami 2 dev tells Australian fans to pirate the game

Hotline Miami 2 dev tells Australian fans to pirate the game

The co-creator of Hotline Miami 2 has told Australian fans to bypass their country’s banning of the game by pirating it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 16th 2015 at 10:17AM in News
Hotline Miami 2 banned in Australia, but Devolver questions board claims

Hotline Miami 2 banned in Australia, but Devolver questions board claims

The Australian Classification Board has refused to classify Hotline Miami 2, effectively banning the game from the country.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 15th 2015 at 4:12PM in News
Tropico 5 banned by Thai government

Tropico 5 banned by Thai government

The military government of Thailand has banned the sale of strategy title Tropico 5.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2014 at 4:07PM in News
ASA bans EA's Dungeon Keeper ad for claiming game is free

ASA bans EA's Dungeon Keeper ad for claiming game is free

Dungeon Keeper on iOS is not free and must not be advertised as such.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 2nd 2014 at 12:47PM in News

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Respawn details its 'Wimbledon of aimbot contests' for cheaters

Respawn details its 'Wimbledon of aimbot contests' for cheaters

Those found to be cheating at Titanfall on PC have some good and bad news coming their way.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2014 at 10:27AM in News
Over 4,500 players banned from Rust

Over 4,500 players banned from Rust

UK developer Facepunch Studios has banned 4,621 players from its open-world survival game Rust using its own anti-cheat software, CheatPunch.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Feb 12th 2014 at 3:31PM in News
HTC One Mini banned in the UK

HTC One Mini banned in the UK

Retailers will not be permitted to sell the HTC One Mini smartphone as of this Friday (Dec 6th) in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2013 at 4:14PM in News
Xbox One handing out 24-hour bans for swearing

Xbox One handing out 24-hour bans for swearing

Users who swear in videos they upload using the Xbox One’s Upload Studio are being handed 24-hour bans from the application.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 26th 2013 at 11:32AM in News

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Target ships some Xbox Ones early in US; Consoles unusable until launch

Target ships some Xbox Ones early in US; Consoles unusable until launch

Around 150 US consumers were the lucky recipients of their Xbox One consoles this weekend two weeks ahead of the machine’s official launch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2013 at 9:42AM in News
Dead Rising 3 banned in Germany, will miss Xbox One launch

Dead Rising 3 banned in Germany, will miss Xbox One launch

The notoriously strict German ratings board has banned Capcom’s Dead Rising 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 11th 2013 at 10:10AM in News
UPDATED: Saints Row IV refused Australian classification for a second time

UPDATED: Saints Row IV refused Australian classification for a second time

Deep Silver’s Saints Row IV has once again been blocked from release in Australia.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 30th 2013 at 9:55AM in News
Now State of Decay suffers Australian ban

Now State of Decay suffers Australian ban

A second game has succumbed to Australia’s Classification system.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 26th 2013 at 9:44AM in News

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Saints Row 4 banned in Australia

Saints Row 4 banned in Australia

Deep Silver’s Saints Row 4 has become the first game to be banned in Australia since the introduction of new classification guidelines.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 25th 2013 at 10:28AM in News