card games that in real life would be played for money).This rating is applied once the depiction of violence (or sexual activity) reaches a stage that looks the same as would be expected in real life.Very mild forms of violence (implied, non-detailed, or non-realistic violence) are acceptable for a game with a PEGI 7 rating.Video games that show violence of a slightly more graphic nature towards fantasy characters or non-realistic violence towards human-like characters would fall in this age category.Depictions of nudity in a non-sexual content do not require a specific age rating, and this descriptor would not be necessary. Dans les jeux classés PEGI 7, les scènes de violence ne peuvent être ni réalistes ni détaillées.Les jeux PEGI 12 peuvent contenir de la violence dans un environnement imaginaire ou une violence non réaliste par rapport à des personnages à figure humaine, alors que les jeux classés PEGI 16 ou 18 contiennent des scènes de violence de plus en plus réalistes.Firstly, this Code is intended to provide parents and educators with objective, intelligible and reliable information regarding the minimum age for which a given product is deemed suitable with specific reference to its content. (see 3.3 below) with the assistance of the Administrator resulting in the granting of licenses to use the Logos and Descriptors.The voluntary ratings implemented under the Code in no way relate to the difficulty of an interactive software product or the level of skill required to play it. PEGI retains at all times the right to rescind or recall any Logo or Descriptor assigned to a product.
This Code shall also, where practicable, cover all Products distributed electronically by whatever means, such as via the Internet or mobile telephony including on-line retailing of packaged products and on-line distribution of products which, in each case, are intended for play in territories where the PEGI System applies.The glamorisation of the use of illegal drugs and explicit sexual activity should also fall into this age category. This descriptor can be found on games with a PEGI 12 (mild swearing), PEGI 16 (e.g.sexual expletives or blasphemy) or PEGI 18 rating (e.g. The game contains depictions of ethnic, religious, nationalistic or other stereotypes likely to encourage hatred.La classification PEGI se base sur le caractère adapté d’un jeu à une classe d’âge, et non sur le niveau de difficulté.The content of games with a PEGI 3 rating is considered suitable for all age groups.