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Submitted by MikeEaton 168d ago | news

Dark Souls II Rated 'T' By ESRB...Really

Twinfinite writes, "From Software's upcoming Dark Souls II has been given its age rating by the ESRB, and it's frankly a little surprising. While it's been granted a 'T for Teen' rating, the description doesn't sound too far off what one would expect from this game or series." (Dark Souls 2, PC, PS3, Xbox 360)

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PSN-JeRzYzFyNeSt  +   168d ago
Pre order cancelled
Detoxx  +   168d ago
You probably didn't even pre-order in the first place.
Korix  +   168d ago
Same here.
MidnytRain  +   168d ago
Ditto
LAWSON72  +   168d ago
Dont really matter I dont really think of either Demon Souls or Dark Souls as a mature game. Maybe this one dont have boobs like Dark Souls. I will miss you giant lady in Anor Londo
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Palitera  +   168d ago
Imminent amazing chest joke ahead.
FamilyGuy  +   168d ago
It's funny how tits vs no tits is the line that separates a rating from Teen and Mature. Blood, some swearing and breast are fine but the second a nipple is shown..
*Slaps a big ass M on the cover*
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LAWSON72  +   168d ago
You ask me the rating system is stupid. Halo gets rated M for blood and violence (1 or 2 said a couple curse words not even b or f word though usually just bastard). It is funny though Halo has like mega block toys and a section in toys at stores
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14Feb-R  +   168d ago
Separating nudity from kids is not a bad idea. I don't see the issue on that ^^.

As for the rating system i agree with you guys , it's stupid.
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Master-H  +   168d ago
There better still be spider bewbies or something!
goldwyncq  +   168d ago
Only dudebros would be bothered by this. As long as it's an amazing game, then I could hardly care about the age rating.
Neixus  +   168d ago
I honestly don't care about Age rating, aslong as it's a good game.
Take LBP for example, one of the best ''kid'' game i have played.
Lord_Sloth  +   168d ago
LBP's the most awesomely complicated "Kiddy" game ever made!
Bakkies  +   168d ago
It just shows that the ESRB rating is random. How can you compare GTA V's M rating to Dark Souls'. Can't remember nudity, sex or swearing in Dark Souls.
AntoineDcoolette  +   168d ago
Or maybe the ESRB is just getting more lenient.
MetaReapre  +   168d ago
On the esrb rating description it also states gore, and in previous games gore used to be an immediate M rating, partial nudity has been in teen games before but I've never seen gore in teen games before. It just makes me curious as to what kind of gore/(partial) nudity or what not makes the line of T to M rating.
REDBEARD  +   168d ago
I always wondered why the Halo series is rated M.
ninjahunter  +   168d ago
I dont know, them Confetti headshots can get pretty crazy.
Retard  +   168d ago
It was never gore heavy. Hmm
ninjahunter  +   168d ago
Whatever will we do with our slightly covered boobs and our conservative distribution of torture devices, surely there is no hope now.
Kennytaur  +   168d ago
Could be a way to boost sales, but at the cost of nudity and "touching the demon inside her".
kalebninja  +   168d ago
watch it sell less because of this one of my dumbass friends got tight when I said it was t and I was like are you seriously one of those dumbasses that the esrb rating has an effect on whether you buy it or not? I hate those ppl
eyeDEVOUR  +   168d ago
Ive NEVER paid attention to th ESRB when buying a game...who cares

And for all the ppl not getting the game because of it - kick rocks bitches!
we dont want you in the community anyways...ppl with that kinda mindset woulda turned out to be gankers and glitchers anyways...lol you will not be missed!!

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