First R18+ XBLA game for Australia.

#1 Posted by Shaunage (795 posts) -

Following in the footsteps of Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge, Australa's new R rating is in full effect here. Encouragingly, Gears of War Judgment did NOT get an R, and keeps the 15 ratng of the other three games in the series.

#2 Posted by pyrrhus19 (41 posts) -

Unfortunately, it seems that despite the R18+ rating and descriptor of "High impact bloody violence" the Australian version of Spartacus Legends is censored. There is no blood spray and the executions are replaced by a screen displaying the text "Slaughtered."

#3 Posted by Video_Game_King (36566 posts) -


Baby steps, man. Baby steps. By which I mean "they take one step forward and immediately trip over their own bulbous head".

#4 Posted by pyrrhus19 (41 posts) -


Mortal Kombat finally came out in Australia last month under the R18+ classification (High impact violence, blood and gore) so there's no reason why Spartacus Legends should have a gimped version in this territory.

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