Bully Avoids MA15+ Rating In Australia

Video Game Law Blog

August 29, 2006

The Rockstar game, due for an October, 2006 release, has been awarded an M rating by Australia's OFCL, thereby avoiding the MA15+ rating which could have effectively banned the game in that country.

Though little of Bully's gameplay has been seen to date, Bully has come under fire from anti-bullying groups as well as anti-video game campaigners such as Jack Thompson.

Coverage at http://shorl.com/hugrytytaseno (gamesindustry.biz)