dark        
 
 

#Ratings

FRONT PAGE


 
 
 photo

Ratings board leaks Minecraft Story Mode Season Two

There are less than two weeks until E3 and if history has proven anything, it's these next few days will be among the leakiest of the year. Whether it's pictures from inside of the convention center spoiling the conferences, companies getti...

 
 
 photo

Surprisingly, Outlast 2 is now clear for release in Australia

Last week, the upcoming horror game Outlast 2 was refused classification in Australia, meaning it was barred from sale in the country -- even to legal adults. But as of now, the Australian Classification Board has gone back on its decision ...

 
 
 
 photo

Outlast 2 banned in Australia for rape scene

Human or not, Australia's Classification Board has decided Outlast 2 is too obscene for sale even with an R18+ rating, thus making the game impossible to sell in its current, unedited form. The scene in question suggests, but does...

 
 
 photo

Looks like Ace Combat 7 might also hit Xbox One

Rating board listings often pan out, and if that's the case for Ace Combat 7, we might just see the PlayStation 4 flight game on Xbox One. A rating for that unannounced version has surfaced in Taiwan. Good news? Good news. You can quickly c...

 
 
 photo

PS4 listing spotted for Digimon World: Next Order

Digimon World: Next Order saw a Japanese PlayStation Vita release back in March, but from the sound of it, Bandai Namco isn't done with the monster-raising RPG quite yet. A listing for a PlayStation 4 version has shown up on the Brazilian r...

 
 
 photo

Criminal Girls 2 denied rating (and release) in Germany

The sexual-punishment-themed Criminal Girls 2: Party Favors jumped some hurdles in its localization for a western audience that included, "redrawn art, terminology changes, no native language dialogue, and no motivation scene dialogue." Th...

 
 
 
MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death photo

MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death denied Australian classification

The Australian Classification Board has refused to give a rating to MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death. According to the Australian Classification Board (via Kotaku), the game has been refused classification because it depicts “matters of sex, ...

 
 
Super Mario Galaxy photo

The ESRB has rated Super Mario Galaxy for Wii U

If an ESRB rating found by Nintendo Life is to be believed, it looks like Super Mario Galaxy is coming to the Wii U. Don't get too excited, because it's more than likely that this won’t be a remake or an HD remastering. If it was, it ...

 
 
Tron photo

If nothing else, I want to hear Tron: Escape's soundtrack

A listing for a PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC game called Tron: Escape has surfaced on Brazil's rating system website. Could this be the project Giorgio Moroder referenced back in February? "We have about five themes, electronic stuff and...

 
 
 
 
Resogun photo

Looks like Resogun is also coming to PS3

Housemarque's arcade shooter Resogun was the first PlayStation 4 game I played and, a year later, I still think that was the right choice; someone had to save those humans and it might as well have been me. Did they all survive? Well, no, b...

 
 
Facebook games photo

Facebook games shut down in South Korea

Last week, South Korea's ratings authority pulled the plug on Facebook games in the country, effectively disabling everything from Candy Crush Saga to FarmVille until they receive an official GRAC rating. The move reportedly comes as a resp...

 
 
Watch_Dogs photo

ERSB says Watch Dogs has nudity and drunkenness

Reading ERSB rating information summaries is always a dryly humorous experience; the folks over at the Examiner have dug up the rating information on Ubisoft's much-delayed Watch Dogs and it makes for some interesting reading. As one could ...

 
 
Metal Gear Solid photo

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes rated Mature

Back in the day, we used to regularly post ESRB rating summaries that were humorous in their dry delivery or were otherwise notable. The listing for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes has sparked discussion for its "Sexual Violence" content ...

 
 
Stick of Truth photo

Anal probes and abortion kept South Park from AU rating

Over at IGN, three reports have been obtained detailing the difficulties Ubisoft had with securing a ratings classification for South Park: The Stick of Truth by the Australian Classifications Board, before finally receiving an R1...

 
 
ESRB photo

ESRB ratings receive a slight design change

The Entertainment Software Rating Board's iconic black-and-white ratings are getting a new design this year, Polygon reports. They're actually effective as of now, but these things can take time to roll out properly. Why the ever-so-slight ...

 
 
Ratings board photo

State of Decay refused classification in Australia

The Australian Classification Board has refused to classify open-world zombie survival title State of Decay which means, regrettably, the Xbox Live Arcade game cannot be sold in the region in its current form. "We've run afoul of ...

 
 
Saints Row photo

Saints Row IV refused classification in Australia

[Update: Kotaku has obtained a report from the Classification Board which spells out the specifics of the decision -- an Alien Anal Probe weapon and "alien narcotics" -- and led to this fine sentence: "In the Board’s opinion, a weapon...

 
 
Deus Ex photo

Listing for 'modified' Deus Ex: Human Revolution spotted

An Australian Classification Board listing for a "modified" version of Deus Ex: Human Revolution was spotted recently, possibly pointing to either a new edition with downloadable content packed in or, as suggested by CVG, a Wii U version of...

 
 
R18+ photo

Atelier Totori Plus gets R18+ rating in Australia

Obviously the Atelier series of RPGs isn't for everyone, these adorable tales of magical anime heroines a few steps removed from the "burly men with assault rifles" narrative most gamers are familiar with. That being said, though the games ...

 
 




Reviews   filter by...

South Park: Phone Destroyer"My phone is still well intact"

 

Battle Chef Brigade"Slice and dice"

 

Coco"I'm (nearly) in love with the Coco"

 

Batman - The Enemy Within: Fractured Mask"Episode 3 wildly tangled in its own cat's cradle"

 

School Girl/Zombie Hunter"A real class act"

 

Star Wars Battlefront II"You must learn control"

 

Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV"Dad, dad, do the perfect cast!"

 

Destiny 2 (PC)"Identity Crisis"

 

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy"A dated but fun PS2 classic"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Gobblemana

PS4 is all set up! Now I just need I added some of you already, but if anyone else wants to add me, my PSN is BreakInfinity27

 
TriPLYMOUTHroK

Hope everyone that celebrated had a good time, and keeps the streak going through the is Doom n Beer n Beer n Doom n If you have not seen The Hunger, check it 1983 David Bowie and Sudan Sarandon vampire flick!!!

 
NeoTurbo

Hey guys! I went back to my old avatar! I feel like it suits me

 
Dreggsao

Today I got called a fanboy by an adult in real Made me lose all respect for that Do not talk to other people like you are on a school playground when you want to be taken In other words: Use grown up insults for fucks

 
the navi is a lie

If I could choose 3 games/games series to be put on Steam, I’d pick Persona, MGS, and Chrono I feel like they’d all play so well on

 
Flegma

The rubber band trick in SW:BF2 reminds me of how my friend used to get many extra lives in Contra 3: at stage 3 miniboss w/ the searchlight, place both PCs at the screen edges, put something on the fire buttons, go watch a movie to pass

 
Mike Sounders

Got CoD WWII for the old man for 60 canadian and Mario+Rabbids for 50 Both go for 80 canadian usually so fuck ya savings

 
KeithTheGeek

Anyone else not really into the holidays? Being an adult with my own money has sucked the magic out of the season, and the same old songs and movies just remind me of the fact that Im It all goes by so fast, tho I miss how epic it felt as a

 
Greentinsel214

Ive ordered my Prongles!

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT