Activision removed airport scene in Russian MW2 voluntarily

Tuesday, 17th November 2009 16:22 GMT By Stephany Nunneley


Activision has confirmed that it’s removal of the airport scene for the Russian PC version of Modern Warfare 2 was voluntary after speaking with local counsel.

“Other countries have formal ratings boards that we regularly work with. However, Russia does not have a formal ratings entity,” an Activision spokesperson told Eurogamer. “As a result, we chose to block the scene after seeking the advice of local counsel.”

The company confirmed to VG247 earlier today, that the reports of a Russian ban were erroneous, as a console version of was not eve released.

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  1. Bringit

    Probably a good thing. If there was ever an airport massacre in Russia it would end very badly for IW.

    #1 5 years ago
  2. Jadeskye

    i think that an airport massacre is in itself the bad ending O_o

    Blame would be placed with the people with the guns.

    #2 5 years ago

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