Saints Row 4: Australia Refuses Classification
Since Australia has overcome the long struggle of introducing the 18+ classification for video games, there wasn't much to report in that regard, which is quite a good thing.
Until now. The newest installment of the open world franchise Saints Row 4, which has gone totally over the top in the meantime, was rejected by the Australian Classification Board ACB because of "implied sexual violence". A report was released that explains what the ACB board members did not like. The following excerpts show that those are mainly two things:
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