I've written a blog for Australian ISP iiNet (who you might remember from that TopGeek competition I was a part of at the start of the year) regarding the recent proposed guidelines for the introduction of an R18+ rating for video games here in Australia. Take a look if you're interested. =) http://blog.iinet.net.au/r18-gaming-classifications-headway/
How many countries could have this play on a government owned free-to-air TV network?
EDIT 2: Round 1 is over, voting is closed, and I'm sitting in #1! I have an automatic entry now to the finals, but those won't start until the end of the month, and we don't know what they will be yet!
EDIT: If you want to check my current position in the vote, check here. http://www.topgeek.iinet.net.au/entry/list/?sortOrder=leaders&geekType=&hasVideo=
Original blog entry follows.
Okay, so as most of you know I think, I'm Australian.
Updated 14th January 2011 at 04:14 PM by Archaic
Ask me anything.
Just don't expect an answer anytime soon, I'm a bit busy right now. I'll come back and answer all the questions sometime early to mid next week.
EDIT: Made minor correction.
Just before I start, I'd like to remind everyone here that IRL, I'm a marketing and consumer behaviour academic and research student. Thinking about these kind of things is quite literally my job.
Okay, so...I gave myself a little thought exercise earlier today.
If I was in the marketing department for The Pokémon Company, and I had been given the direction to leak some information to get discussion and hype going in the
Updated 13th September 2010 at 05:59 PM by Archaic