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ESRB Levels Thorough Pre-Emptive Strike

ESRB Levels Thorough Pre-Emptive Strike

As excited as the gaming community is about the impending release of GTA IV, sadly, a new Grand Theft Auto title tends to mean bracing ourselves for a new round of anti-gaming attacks from the uninformed. Fortunately, the Entertainment Software Ratings Board is more than prepared to head ’em off…

ESRB Responds To 3D Realms’ Pouting

ESRB Responds To 3D Realms’ Pouting

In mid-July, veteran game company 3D Realms of Duke Nukem Forever infamy received a notice from the ESRB threatening them with penalties if certain guidelines regarding ESRB guidelines weren’t followed on the company’s website. 3D Realms’ Scott Miller was ticked off by the notice, and quite vocally so. The Hollywood…