Syndicate refused classification in Australia due to gore
Australia's lack of an 'adults-only' rating for video games has seen Starbreeze's FPS reboot Syndicate effectively banned down under, singled out for gore, dismemberment, mutilating corpses, and killing civilians.READ MORE >
Australian Attorney-General Atkinson Resigns, Opening Door for End to Video Game 'Bans'
Australian attorney-general and violent video games opponent Michael Atkinson has resigned, the Sydney Morning Herald reports, potentially opening...READ MORE >
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Censored in Russia; Gains Developer Console via Hack
Two of the more controversial aspects of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 have both seen significant developments, one in an official capacity and...READ MORE >
Left 4 Dead 2 May Be Censored in Australia (Updated)
Update: Australia's OFLC has classified a censored Left 4 Dead 2 for sale under the MA 15+ rating. A copy of the report obtained by GameSpot...READ MORE >
MadWorld Not Planning Releases in Censor-Heavy Countries
PlatinumGames' MadWorld, the action-adventure Wii game from the studio composed of Resident Evil, Viewtiful Joe, God Hand and Okami veterans, is so...READ MORE >
Fallout 3 Dev: Drug Censorship 'Biggest Non-Issue in the History of Video Games'
Bethesda VP Pete Hines finds the outcry over Fallout 3's censorship just a touch overblown. "It is seriously the biggest non-issue in the...READ MORE >
Report: Dead Space Banned in Three Countries [Updated]
Update: Dead Space is not yet banned in Germany, as the game is still under review at ratings board USK, according to Eurogamer.de. (Link is in...READ MORE >