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While Australia has a long history of video game development, as a nation we're probably more famous for the games we have banned. So with a few games this year being refused classification, let's look back at some of the other titles that have fallen afoul of our censors.


Finally: Far Cry 5 finally drops this week. Full of dogs that you can heal with belly rubs and quests about getting cows to mount each other, Ubisoft's open-world franchise takes to the plains of Montana.


As regulars are aware, Outlast 2 will officially go on sale in Australia with an R18+ rating after going through a couple of rounds with the Classification Board. The game was initially banned for implicit sexual violence that was showcased in an alpha video of the game that was incorrectly sent to the board.

The Board quoted one scene in particular when Outlast 2 was initially banned. Question is, what changed in the final version of the game?


Outlast 2 developer Red Barrels released a demo for their upcoming horror game earlier this week on Xbox One, Playstation 4 and PC. I sat down for a late night playthrough to see if the demo could bring the scares. It does.


If you were looking forward to a second round of freelance investigative journalism with a dodgy camera in a psychiatric ward, I have some bad news for you: your Outlast sequel has been delayed.