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Germany: The computer game industry fights the ban on 'killer-games'

Published on: 16.05.07
Source: heise online

The computer games industry still does not think that there is a need for action to revise the protection of minors in the media.
The German Association for Interactive Entertainment Software (BIU) claimed that the call for stricter legislation against violent games by conservative politicians is 'antiquated'. Media experts along all party lines voted against making the regulations stricter.

Detailed announcement in German language under http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/89708


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