PEGI Rating System
What is PEGI?
PEGI is an acronym for Pan European Game Information. This is a rating system for the age-suitability of products, which is recognised throughout the whole of Europe. The PEGI system enables parents and children to choose games that are suited to a child`s age.
Video games are categorised into the following 5 age groups:
In addition, the video game packaging also provides the following information about sensitive contents:
Violence: The game contains violent images
Fear: The game contains images that may disturb young children.
Offensive language: The game contains offensive language
Sex: The game contains scenes of a sexual nature
Drugs: The game contains references to drugs (e.g. use, dealing or buying)
Discrimination: The game contains images which may encourage discrimination (e.g. sexual or racial)
Gambling: The game may encourage gambling or provide detailed information about its function
For further information visit: http://www.pegi.info/en