PEGI launching localized app and integrates Speelhetslim/Jouezmalin for Belgium

App for Android and iOS is now available in English, Dutch, French and Polish, with more to come.

Brussels, 3 september 2019 – PEGI is launching a new mobile app on Tuesday 3rd of September, with localized content for a number of countries (Belgium, France, Netherlands, Poland, and UK). The app has been developed by the Video Standards Council, one of the two administrators of the PEGI system. It includes information and access to local consumer websites where parents and players can find information about age ratings and parental control tools, and advice on how to play games safely and responsibly.

The local consumer websites are:

BE: JouezMalin/Speelhetslim
FR: Pédagojeux
NL: Rule The Game

PL: Zapyta O Gry

UK: Askaboutgames

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The app allows parents and gamers to easily search for video game and app rating information and read up on parental controls for all devices at home or on the move.


With this app the user is able to:

• Search through the PEGI database for up-to-date video game and app rating classifications.

• Filter results by age rating, genre and platform to find your perfect game.
• Read through detailed instructions on how to set up parental controls on a range of devices.

• Tips for families about playing video games together.
• Read detailed descriptions on what the age ratings and the content descriptors mean.

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You can find the app available for download here:

·       Android

·       iOS

About PEGI S.A.:

PEGI S.A. is the organisation behind the pan-European age rating system for video games. PEGI’s aim is to educate consumers and in particular to protect minors from exposure to potentially unsuitable game content. PEGI does this by providing parents and caregivers with detailed information allowing them to make informed choices when buying games for children. PEGI also ensures that games are sold and advertised in a responsible manner. Products classified by PEGI are available in 38 countries in Europe. For more information about PEGI, please visit www.pegi.info.

Contact:
PEGI S.A.
Jennifer Wacrenier

jennifer.wacrenier@pegi.eu

+32 2 612 17 73

Gauthier Soinne