VSC: “PEGI is stricter than the BBFC”

With PEGI about to take over full-time compulsory game ratings in the UK, Video Standards Council boss Laurie Hall, the man in charge of implementing PEGI in Britain, has said its system will be stricter that the BBFC ratings currently in place.

9 years ago

Vsc headlines

  • When will UK get PEGI symbols? No one knows yet

    The question on everyone’s lips. When will the new UK PEGI symbols turn up on British games? Try to calm yourself down: it hasn’t been decided yet.The Video Standards Council just told GI it hasn’t even started talking to government yet as to when we’ll see the guidelines appear at retail.“We are going to start […]

    12 years ago
  • VSC given power to ban games in UK

    The British Video Standards Council has been given powers to ban games in the UK that don’t apply to PEGI guidelines, GI reports.“The VSC will be an independent body, as is the PEGI system, and while I’m sure there’s some joining up to do, it’s a tough system,” said EA UK MD Keith Ramsdale.“We’ve gone […]

    12 years ago