Microsoft will sell adult-rated games in the Windows 8 store, after all

Microsoft will sell adult-rated games in the Windows 8 store, after all
But what about adult-rated movies, Stevie boy? OK, that might be too much to ask, but overall we're glad that there's someone at Redmond making the right decisions when it comes to such matters of infinite importance.

At first, it seemed like due to the differences in the rating systems in the US and Europe, some titles, which have been given the green light in the US, have been denied in the EU. BUT, with this new change in Microsoft's Windows App guidelines, programs with ratings over PEGI16 and ESRB MATURE will, in fact, be allowed to corrupt the otherwise happy and cheerful atmosphere of the marketplace. This won't happen until December, though. Until then, those titles will still be nonexistent in the store.

Some of the games that fall into this category that Windows 8 tablet users will be able to play include Call of Duty, Assassin's Creed and Skyrim - titles which every normal game store wants to have in its catalog.

via: Pocket-lint

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17 Comments

1. GALAXY-STORM

Posts: 328; Member since: Oct 13, 2012

Great news with Assasin's creed 3 and Black ops 2 on the way....

15. Nadr1212

Posts: 741; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

The man picture next to the Article Kinda looks like a clown if You don't look into The details much

16. kartik4u98

Posts: 511; Member since: May 19, 2012

Black ops 2!! Yea!

2. bobfreking55

Posts: 866; Member since: Jul 15, 2011

heh.... heh.... heh....

7. Topcat488

Posts: 1411; Member since: Sep 29, 2012

Sounds like Mitt Romney is running the show... Flip - Floppers unite eh.

3. ssk27

Posts: 15; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

Good news for gamers

4. PackMan

Posts: 277; Member since: Mar 09, 2012

Pr0n.

5. eisenbricher

Posts: 973; Member since: Aug 09, 2012

Skyrim all the way!

6. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

Microsoft is looking more and more promising after all. Why should everyone have to suffer because parents can't control their out-of-control insolent kids!?

8. anshul0000 unregistered

Microsoft is now 18+

9. Cyan3boN

Posts: 446; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

skyrim? I didn't know they actually made one for mobile phones. kudos to that

11. neutralguy

Posts: 1152; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

it's not actually made for mobile, it's still is a legacy game.

10. skaar18

Posts: 33; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

I have a question. on the windows surface 8 pro... (i don't know what order windows surface 8 pro are suppose to be.) anyways... will it be possible to install counter strike on it? will it be able to install steam? dishonored? where does the limit go for what i can download and use on it?

13. Mobile-X-Pert

Posts: 565; Member since: Dec 20, 2010

Of course, the surface Pro comes with an Intel Ivy bridge i5 in it, so you won't have any issues running those types of games..unless you're planning to play these games maxed out !

17. skaar18

Posts: 33; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

Thanks :)

12. ReallyEhly

Posts: 13; Member since: Mar 23, 2012

So excited they are putting Skyrim on there! Have been a fan since Morrowind, and haven't looked back. I hope that next year The Elder Scrolls Online will be integrated into this as well!

14. BigBoss10

Posts: 278; Member since: Aug 31, 2012

wo porn game for gamers

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