ESRB


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AcronymDefinition
ESRBEntertainment Software Rating Board
ESRBEuropean Systemic Risk Board (EU)
ESRBExplosive Safety Review Board
ESRBEstrogen Receptor Beta
ESRBElectrical Stimulation-Induced Rotational Behavior (brain research)
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Consumers can learn more about the ESRB rating system and conduct customized ratings searches by visiting the ESRB website, http://www.
More than two thirds of parents (68%) believe the ESRB ratings system is effective in helping them determine whether a specific game is appropriate for their child.
The Movies for Windows PC has been rated "T" ("Teen" - Blood and Gore, Crude Humor, Mild Language, Sexual Themes, Use of Alcohol, Tobacco, Violence) by the ESRB.
While the ESRB rating system is a valuable tool it doesn't accommodate the subtleties of each parent's personal preferences for their child.
The M (Mature) rating is assigned by the ESRB to indicate that a game may be suitable for ages 17 and older.
Vance added that the ESRB consulted numerous child development experts and academicians in creating the E10+ category and found broad agreement with its introduction and the theory underlying it.
As part of its regulatory role for the video game industry the ESRB also enforces industry-adopted advertising guidelines and helps ensure responsible online privacy practices under its Privacy Online program.
In 2008 the ESRB began offering rating summaries, a supplementary source of information that gives parents a detailed yet brief and straightforward description of exactly the kind of content they would want to know about when choosing a game for their child, including specific examples.
TRIP BEAT Demo Publisher: Aksys Games Players: 1-4 ESRB Rating: E (Everyone) Price: 0 Wii Points Description: BIT.
Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR); CTIA President and CEO Steve Largent; and ESRB President Patricia Vance.
The app offers fast access to ESRB rating information for over 20,000 titles by just saying or typing the name of the game, or taking a photo of the game box.