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[Gamrfeed] Only 5% of Last Years Games Were "M" Rated

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Despite the fact that many of the most critically and commercially successful games of last year - Red Dead Redemption, Halo: Reach, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Mass Effect 2, and others - were M-rated, Mature titles accounted for only 5% of the 1,638 total ratings that the ESRB handed out in 2010. Games rated E for Everyone, however, accounted for 55% of last year's releases.

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Press only cares about the M rated titles though.
post #2 of 13
how about rated "fun"? lol that rating was severely weak last year.
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I blame the oversaturation of the market with crappy console licensed games.
    
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Yeah the huge amounts of Wii shovelware probably account for at least half those E rated games.
    
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Funny how those M-rated games were also some of the best games itn'it ?
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Makes sense that Teen and Everyone would take a large piece of the total. I would wager to bet that Teen is ~70-80% of console gaming.

Mature games are FTW tho!
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LOL @ teens thinking they are cool because the play M-rated titles.
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and only 2% of those games were good
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Funny how those M-rated games were also some of the best games itn'it ?
No not really :/
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Originally Posted by Spunkybd;12753782 
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Press only cares about the M rated titles though.

because that's what gets ratings
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