Darkstalkers re-release coming to PS3/PSP, says ESRB

By Steve Watts, Oct 28, 2011 12:45pm PDT

Darkstalkers: The Night Warrior is coming as a PS1 Classic, judging by a new rating found on the ESRB site.


"Bah, worthless. Bring it to the Xbox360 already - I own the Jap Saturn version bought back in ..."

- friedram see all 4 comments

EA responds to Battlefield 3 ESRB rating

By Steve Watts, Oct 11, 2011 10:45am PDT

EA has issued a statement in response to the controversial game moments identified in an ESRB rating of Battlefield 3.


"You mean Rock 'n' Roll isn't the music of the devil??? *gasp*"

- InkedPhoenix see all 16 comments

Chrono Cross and Final Fantasy Origins rated for PSN by ESRB

By Xav de Matos, Sep 22, 2011 1:45pm PDT

According to listings from the ESRB, Chrono Cross and Final Fantasy Origins are both set to arrive on the PlayStation Network.


"Niiice, I was just considering doing a playthrough of Chrono Cross as well. See if I enjoy it ..."

- cetra00 see all 3 comments

Devil May Cry HD Collection outed by ESRB

By Steve Watts, Sep 07, 2011 8:15am PDT

The ESRB has posted ratings for the first three Devil May Cry games for current-gen platforms.


Chrono Trigger rated by the ESRB for PS3, PSP

By Xav de Matos, Apr 22, 2011 10:15am PDT

Chrono Trigger, the SNES classic and arguably one of the best games ever made, has been rated for the PS3 and PSP by the ESRB. Details are scant; however, safe money is on the game arriving on the PSN as a PSone Classic.


"Load times on other PS1 games I've bought on PS3 (silent hill 1) are next to nonexistant - or at ..."

- Conan see all 34 comments

Report: Game industry best at keeping mature content away from minors

By Xav de Matos, Apr 21, 2011 9:15am PDT

The Federal Trade Commission's annual shopping survey shows that the video game industry is still the best at self-policing itself, keeping mature content away from minors.


"More important take the time and effort to be a part of their child's lives. "

- nitefyre410 see all 13 comments

ESRB ratings for digital games to be automated

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2011 3:00pm PDT

This week, the ESRB will begin using a publisher-provided questionnaire to determine ratings for games released over Xbox Live, PlayStation Network, WiiWare and DSiWare.


"An industry-funded ratings organization letting the industry write the ratings? BRILLIANT!!"

- the archvile see all 3 comments

California Bill to Restrict Sale of Violent Videogames to Minors Argued in US Supreme Court

By Garnett Lee, Nov 02, 2010 5:30pm PDT

The long-running legal process over California's bill to restrict the sale of violent games to minors entered the homestretch today in a hearing...


"Nice article Garnett. I think I would disagree that the court gave little indication as to how ..."

- LawDawgUGA see all 24 comments

ESRB Leaks Email Addresses of Those Concerned About Online Privacy, Then Apologizes

By Brian Leahy, Jul 13, 2010 3:50pm PDT

During the commotion over Blizzard's ill-fated plan to use real names on its forums, around 1000 individuals emailed the Entertainment Software...


"This is the funniest video game industry occurrence I've seen in a while. DELICIOUS."

- Chris Remo see all 16 comments

Cub Scouts Add Video Game Awards

By Chris Faylor, Apr 28, 2010 9:30am PDT

Encouraging children to play video games responsibly and make sure they're aware of age-based content ratings, the Boy Scouts of America has added...


"That's not brainwashing either. I wasn't even aware there were rules about that when I was in ..."

- robosextoid see all 51 comments

Activision Survey Confirms Most 'Gamer' Parents and Kids Know About ESRB Ratings

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 14, 2010 1:40pm PST

Activision Publishing recently conducted a survey regarding consumer awareness of the ESRB video games rating system with the help of marketing and...


"What is the fucking point of finding out if "gamer" parents know about ESRB ratings? How do ..."

- haysoos see all 7 comments

ESRB Launches Free 'Rating Search App' for iPhone

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 01, 2009 4:40pm PST

Just in time for the holidays, the Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB) has released a free iPhone application providing instant access to...


"I don't know what game that is... but it did sound a little misleading and exaggerated for a ..."

- socom8271 see all 16 comments

First Call of Duty Coming to PS3, Xbox 360

By Chris Faylor, Mar 26, 2009 6:58pm PDT

More than five years after its original release, Infinity Ward's Call of Duty is leaving the land of PC exclusivity and entering the console realm...


"OMFG, another WWII game fan actually exists!! I"M NOT ALONE!!! Having said that, WWII's ..."

- Snake&Crane see all 53 comments

Wolfenstein 3D Coming to Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 26, 2009 1:17pm PDT

id Software's classic first-person shooter is headed to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, according to the ESRB game ratings list. No further...


""definitely worth the price of a lunch at McDonalds" LOL Comparing a game to that poison ..."

- ornee see all 45 comments

ESRB Opposes Utah's Violent Game Legislation

By Chris Faylor, Mar 06, 2009 2:42pm PST

Entertainment Software Rating Board president Patricia Vance has penned an open letter to Utah citizens, urging them to oppose legislation that...


"No offense to you personally... but Utah is the most backwardsly repressed state in the Union. ..."

- vertdang see all 5 comments