TITLE

Oz widens its rating system

AUTHOR(S)
Boland, Michaela
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/8/2005, Vol. 287 Issue 48, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Australia's classification board has color-coded its rating system for movies and extended it to interactive entertainment for the first time. However the games producers say the changes do not go far enough. The new green "G" symbol is general exhibition, the yellow PG requires parental guidance, the blue M is for mature audiences, and the red MA 15+ is restricted to those above 15 unless accompanied by an adult.
ACCESSION #
17326539

 

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