PEGI Ratings News

News: Monster World IV Coming to Virtual Console in Europe

Monster World IV Coming to Virtual Console in Europe

PEGI rating seals the deal

In February we brought you news that Monster World IV was finally coming Westward, according to a rating by the Australian OFLC, and there was much rejoicing. Now the European rating board PEGI has got in on the act, rating the game for Virtual Console in Europe. Naturally there's no specific release date yet, but the fact it's been rated for Virtual Console alone is..

News: Ghost Mania Coming To Haunt WiiWare Soon

Ghost Mania Coming To Haunt WiiWare Soon

Yet another puzzle game to download

To date, Legendo has been bringing a different genre to the table with every WiiWare title it has released. First there was the 2009 platformer The Three Musketeers: One For All!, and then a year later, there was the episodic debut of World War II shooter Pearl Harbor Trilogy - 1941: Red Sun Rising. Well, things are not about to change as the Sweden-based studio..

News: Cricket Challenge, Rated and Spinning Towards WiiWare Service

Cricket Challenge, Rated and Spinning Towards WiiWare Service

A gentleman's game

GameShastra is India's largest games services company (apparently) and has had its upcoming cricket game rated by the Pan European Game Information ratings board, bowling its way to a WiiWare release. Formerly announced as Balle Baaz, Cricket Challenge will be the first cricket game to launch on the download service. The developer's last release on a Nintendo platform ―..

News: Rabbids Recall Retracted

Rabbids Recall Retracted

Rabbids Go Home stamped with new, higher rating

A few weeks ago we hit you with the big news that Ubisoft's Rabbid adventure was facing recall from select UK retailers due to "potentially offensive content." Now you'll be pleased to hear Rabbids Go Home has reappeared on shop shelves with a new, higher PEGI 12 rating. Considering the previous rating was a PEGI 7 it may not seem a huge..

News: Michael Jackson's Moonwalker Coming to Virtual Console?

Michael Jackson's Moonwalker Coming to Virtual Console?

Could the King of Pop make his Wii debut soon?

The PEGI has been a bit quiet for a while, as they tend not to add ratings to their site until the games in question have actually been released. Today, however, one game slipped through the cracks, and it's not an insignificant one either. A Virtual Console listing for Michael Jackson's Moonwalker has appeared, making it seem like one of the games..

News: UK Games Rating System To Get Simpler

UK Games Rating System To Get Simpler

PEGI to become the standard in Great Britain

For those of you unlucky enough to live outside of these sceptered isles, you may be confused by the two game classifications systems currently in place. Well, you can count your lucky stars, as the British Government has announced that PEGI - that's Pan-European Game Information, folks - is to become the sole classification board of video games, meaning..

News: PEGI and ESRB Update: Last Ninja 3, Enduro Racer and More

PEGI and ESRB Update: Last Ninja 3, Enduro Racer and More

A double whammy today, as both the PEGI and the ESRB have rated some new VC games! And not only do they reconfirm already confirmed games, they also reveal two new games.

While there was absolutely no doubt Last Ninja 3 would be hitting VC (As the first and second game are both out in Europe) the PEGI has now confirmed our suspicions by rating it...