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Watch Dogs now rated R18+ in Australia

Ubisoft's hacking game gets reclassified from MA15+ thanks to "references to sexual violence and sex scenes".

By March 12, 2014

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Australian Classification Board to review ratings on 12 games

The Classification Board will review the ratings given to 12 released video games after a request from the South Australian attorney-general.

By November 7, 2013

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ESRB's updated app finds game ratings with a click

Updated iPhone and Android apps try to make it easier for parents to determine why a game earned its respective rating. The apps offer info on over 20,000 games.

By December 15, 2010

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ESRB to automate download-only title ratings

Starting today the ESRB will hand out letter ratings to titles available on storefronts like Xbox Live Arcade, Nintendo Wii Shop, DSi Shop, and the PlayStation Network Store.

By April 18, 2011

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Poll: 58 percent of adults blame games for violent behavior

Nearly three in five American adults think games contribute to violent tendencies in teens, Harris Poll finds; 38 percent know nothing about ESRB.

By February 26, 2013

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Microsoft reverses 'Mature' games ban in Euro Windows Store

Games like Doom 3 and Bioshock were banned in the European Windows 8 Store over a ratings discrepancy, but now that's changed.

By October 25, 2012

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How to use parental controls in Windows 8

Parental controls in Windows 8 are more configurable and robust than ever before. We'll show you how to use parental controls in Windows 8 to help keep kids safe while using a PC.

By October 17, 2012

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How Grand Theft Auto changed video games (and the world)

With "Jacked," veteran video games journalist David Kushner explains how the Grand Theft Auto franchise helped usher in a new generation of games and set the tone for a decade.

By April 17, 2012

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'I Am Alive' review: New survival game intense, but worth your time?

New downloadable game delivers an admirably unique experience, but doesn't live up to its potential.

By April 4, 2012

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Apple, Google kneecap 'universal' content rating for apps

Mobile-app makers have a new way to rate their apps through a program created by the CTIA and ESRB, but not everyone is on board with it--including two of the biggest mobile-application platforms.

By November 29, 2011