Video games get age-based ratings in China under new guidelines long sought by parents and gamers upset by censorship

//Video games get age-based ratings in China under new guidelines long sought by parents and gamers upset by censorship

Video games get age-based ratings in China under new guidelines long sought by parents and gamers upset by censorship

China’s video games watchdog has announced a new age-based rating system, the latest sign that China is stepping up regulations on what is now the largest industry in the country’s entertainment sector.The China Audio-Video and Digital Publishing Association (CADPA), a government-backed industry group, revealed the new system at the Chinese Games Industry Annual Conference (China GIAC) in Guangzhou on Wednesday. Formally known as the Online Game Age-Appropriateness Warning, the new standards…

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