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How To Go Beyond the ESRB’s Sexual Content Descriptors

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Most parents are fairly familiar with the ESRB ratings that can be found on game boxes and elsewhere. These ratings give us an idea of what might be found in a game, including the sexual content.  But the content descriptors…well, there are a lot of them. For instance, what’s the difference between Sexual Themes, Suggestive Themes, and Mature Humor? There’s no way to know just by looking at the box. Not to worry—here’s an explanation that should help. Read More

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They’re Learning What?! Sex (Ed) In Gaming

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This article is Part 5 in our Sex in Video Games series. Sex education can be a contentious topic among parents. With different laws in each state and different programs in each school, it can be tough to know what kind of education your children are receiving—both whether they are getting enough sex ed and whether the sex ed is high quality. If you’re in doubt, these policy maps will…well, they’ll probably scare you, regardless of your personal views. Read More