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L4D 2 Once again Gets Refused Classification

L4D 2 Once again Gets Refused Classification

The Classification Review Board met yesterday on 22 October 2009 to consider the re-application for L4D2 and unfortunately the Review Board has unanimously determined that the computer game Left 4 Dead 2 is classified RC due to extreme violence. Looks like Australia will be stuck with an edited version of Left 4 Dead 2 indefinitely. […]

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LEFT 4 DEAD 2 finally gets classified

LEFT 4 DEAD 2 finally gets classified

Looks like the OFLC have bowed to the immense internet pressure on them regarding Valve Software’s incoming Zombie frag fest, L4D2 with the game achieving a MA 15+ rating weeks before the game was to be re-reviewed. I am assuming this is the unedited version of the game as the re-review was due on the […]

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Valve Appeals L4D 2 Ban

Valve Appeals L4D 2 Ban

Valve announced today it has appealed the Australian OFLC ruling of Left 4 Dead 2, hopefully they manage to convince the archaic OFLC to rate the highly anticipated Zombie Co-Op FPS. Valve recently told IGN: It would be a shame if folks in Australia, or anywhere else, are unable to purchase Left 4 Dead 2 […]

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Doug Lombardi responds to the Aussie L4D2 ban

Doug Lombardi responds to the Aussie L4D2 ban

Doug Lombardi has just spoken to Shacknews: “We were surprised to hear of this news yesterday,” the executive informed us. “Obviously, everyone at Valve is pretty bummed.” “It would be a shame if folks in Australia, or anywhere else, are unable to purchase Left 4 Dead 2 because of a ratings issue,” Lombardi lamented. Left […]

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L4D 2 Banned In Australia: Left for Dead

L4D 2 Banned In Australia: Left for Dead

Update:Because Australia has no R18+classification for games, Left 4 Dead 2 looks set to be banned in its current form.¬† Who says Aussies are the backward nation. RC classification simply means¬† Refused Classification. The maximum Computer and Video game OFLC rating of MA15+ fails us gamers once again. Left 4 Dead 2 has been refused […]

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TF2 / L4D Update 22-08-09

TF2 / L4D Update 22-08-09

Left 4 Dead Engine: – Fixed an exploit that allowed files to be uploaded to the server at arbitrary locations in the file system – Fixed a server crash caused by a client packet claiming to be an HLTV client when HLTV is disabled on the server – Fixed a server crash caused by spoofing […]

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L4D lobby

L4D lobby

Finally a decent “official” alternative to the openserverbrowser console command in l4d: Left 4 Dead has been updated to include a lobby browser. The lobby browser (under Play Online) will show you a list of optimal games available for you to join. The browser pares down the thousands of lobbies and games currently being played […]

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