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How do videogame age ratings work in your country?
Just something to ask as I'm bored.
I'm from Finland and the system in basic is about like this: (I'm not an expert on these things)
-Finland uses the PEGI ratings (Mostly)
-The age ratings are not recommendations and you have to follow them.
-In adult supervision, you can play games up to 3 years before you would actually be able to play that game (Except PEGI 18)
-If you show a videogame with no age rating in a "public event" (for example organized LAN parties) you have to get a permission for it which costs around 160e (For one time). For example PC version of CS:GO doesn't have an age rating by PEGI
-The CSGO issue was resolved in 2016 when The Department of Media Education and Audiovisual Media checked the game themselves and gave it the rating of 16 years of age or older.