R18+ adjournment speech – your comments
Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 @ 9:15PM
Tonight I presented an adjournment speech to the Australian Senate to table a petition and add my support for the introduction of an R18+ games classification in Australia. The speech is linked below, along with a few other useful references.
I’d like to hear what you think.
Some additional useful references:
Discussion paper: Should the Australian National Classification Scheme include an R 18+ classification category for computer games?
Interactive Australia 2009 (Bond University research paper)
The Interactive Games and Entertainment Association
Game Developers’ Association of Australia
A media release on this topic was released by ACT Minister, Simon Corbell at
Letter from ACT Minister Simon Corbell on a R18+ games classification as well as correspondence from other AGs around the country:
“Developer: No R18+ games classification costing the industry heavily”
“Enough stalling on games classification”