BBFC Holding Videogame Classification Seminar

Andy Chalk

One Flag, One Fleet, One Cat
Nov 12, 2002
BBFC Holding Videogame Classification Seminar

The British Board of Film Classification [] has announced it will be holding a seminar to explain its videogame rating process.

A recent statement from the BBFC said, "The BBFC is aware of the increased production costs of next generation videogame development and the tight deadlines which all developers and publishers face. The classification process needs to be as efficient as possible.

"Our seminar, "Classifying Games at the BBFC," will explain how the process works," the statement continued. "It will cover the legal framework for games regulation, how classification decisions are reached and the practicalities of the job. The seminar aims to promote a better understanding of the BBFC and equip the games industry with everything needed to take best advantage of the service."

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The "Classifying Games at the BBFC" seminar will take place at the BBFC office at website [].