Jump to content

Photo

Elder Scrolls Online: M or T ESRB Rating?

* * * * *

  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1
David

David

  • Admin
  • 4,462 Posts

The recent TES games are all rated M for Mature for fairly obvious reasons. I highly doubt they go that route with an MMO, though, since the <17 demographic is so important to the genre.

 

If ESO comes out with a Teen rating, what do you think they're going to have to cut? What's the impact on the "TES experience" going to be?Alternatively, if the publisher goes for an Mature rating - can the game even be a success?



Advertisement

The discussion continues after this sponsored message. Tired of seeing advertisements? Create an account to remove them.


#2
Eric the Bard

Eric the Bard

  • Member
  • 624 Posts

Well, it probably won't be as dark and scary. Teens are scared of the dark and monsters, and thwy can't sleep after playing games like Skyrim. In fact no games should have a mature rating, not even teen. They should all be for everyone, because other games give people nightmares and they don't get all the sleep a growibg lad needs. Games are not for adults anyways.

 

 

EDIT: I don't understand what I was writing here, nor what I was thinking. (1/18/14)



#3
Xenon

Xenon

  • Member
  • 112 Posts

I really hope they go with a M rating.

 

F2P games attract a lot of teens (and gold sellers).

Seeing as the game will be subscription based I think they are aiming for a more mature audience.



#4
More-Oh-Wind

More-Oh-Wind

  • Member
  • 19 Posts

My bets are that it will be rated Teen. 

 

No emphasis on drugs./ alcohol.

 

No blood and Gore.

 

But plenty of dark themes and more mature topics to go around. Probably darker than most M rated games in general.



#5
Wodan

Wodan

  • Member
  • 3 Posts

Would love M if they really used the potential, probably T for the market share and fewer store restrictions based on region...






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

Not a member? Sign up!

Create Account
Already have an account? Sign in!
Logo

A place for Elder Scrolls fans.

4,749 Members 5,241 Discussions 35,399 Replies
This site is not affiliated with ZeniMax Media Inc. or any of its subsidiaries.
© 2018 ElderSouls.com