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    News - Over 18's should feel right at HOME with new PS3 community

    Sony bring news of a new adult area for its upcoming Playstation HOME service.
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    Re: News - Over 18's should feel right at HOME with new PS3 community

    How are they going to police this? It's easy to say that it's for over 18's only but as anyone who has played an 18+ game online that there is still a massive % of players under that age.

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    Re: News - Over 18's should feel right at HOME with new PS3 community

    Most common way is to require registration of a credit card.

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    Re: News - Over 18's should feel right at HOME with new PS3 community

    Quote Originally Posted by TiG View Post
    Most common way is to require registration of a credit card.

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    Surely that won't be that reliable?

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    Re: News - Over 18's should feel right at HOME with new PS3 community

    Quote Originally Posted by samcross View Post
    Surely that won't be that reliable?
    Well, it's a good enough method to verify the age of people to sell games online to.

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    Re: News - Over 18's should feel right at HOME with new PS3 community

    Quote Originally Posted by ajbrun View Post
    Well, it's a good enough method to verify the age of people to sell games online to.

    And we all know how well that works

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    Re: News - Over 18's should feel right at HOME with new PS3 community

    Seriously though, all pre pay mobile phones have the same age confirmation mechanism, How else can you do it unless you get some really high level of detail and get something like address verification + credit profile, a bit ott for what they are trying to do here.
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