The utility of such ratings has been called into question by studies that publish findings such as 90% of teenagers claim that their parents "never" check the ratings before allowing them to rent or buy video games, Video game content rating systems can be used as the basis for laws that cover the sales of video games to minors, such as in Australia.Rating checking and approval is part of the game localization when they are being prepared for their distribution in other countries or locales.A video game content rating system is a system used for the classification of video games into suitability-related groups.Most of these systems are associated with and/or sponsored by a government, and are sometimes part of the local motion picture rating system.These rating systems have also been used to voluntarily restrict sales of certain video games by stores, such as the German retailer Galeria Kaufhof's removal of all video games rated 18+ by the USK following the Winnenden school shooting.
Games that have violence or adult themes are still allowed, as it would seem streamers who may dress provocatively, but the purpose of this game now has a “no no” tag attached to it. Would this have been different if there were men you were trying to seduce instead of women?
Even their Steam store description describes the game as containing “an abrasive western writing style and plenty of ‘plot'”.
And while many people are questioning the reasoning for the removal, helpingguy92’s statement about the point of the game has been backed up by Twitch.
An example of different Rating Systems on Video game discs which is common practice with PAL/European versions.
From top left to down right: the Russian video game rating system, the European PEGI System, the German USK System sharing all the same age classification on this game.No games distributed in Argentina has used yet this rating, as the majority of the games available for sale are imported.