In 2007, following the decision of the governments of the and , the Minister of Communications publicly expressed the desire to block the distribution of in Italy, due to the gratuitous violence and excessive cruelty of the video game, but the censorship was never put into practice. ScriptHookV has not been updated yet and last time I tried, I got a fatal error. The end of the blog post is also worth nothing, where Rockstar reminds us that cheaters are never really going to go away: We have been regularly rolling out fixes for specific exploits and tools to enable us to combat cheating with each patch and we are going to continue to do so. Rockstar will only correct your balance, that's all. A censored version was released.
Archived from the original on 2013-06-06. The ban was lifted in 2016. As of March 30th, the ban has been lifted. The game had been demoed at various events in the U. Find sources: — · · · · September 2010 This is a list of that have been or by of various in the world. Banned because of high-impact gory violence.
That said, consider how annoyed you would be, should you be wrongfully slapped with a ban costing you all your progress. The last scripthook update - And- as of earlier tonight - it still worked just fine. I started off by sending a ticket to Rockstar Support. As to the pervailing attitude that whoever is complaining about being banned for no reason probably deserves it, I'll point you to the Salem witch trials. Second, he said Ash Rogers' claim that the mod has a Social Club hook to determine whether the game has been pirated is false, and that no such check takes place.
It does peripherally interact with the Rockstar Social Club as an anti-piracy measure, however, which user Ash Rogers said is what led to the ban in the first place. Ban does not extend to the digital versions of the game. He listened carefuly to my situation, and told me to wait for a little. A censored version was released. I make money now so I don't feel bad spending the money to get the game. To point out - there are also a lot of real cheaters and modders in this mix, and I'm not trying to defend them.
The ban was lifted in 2018. The following incomplete list of titles are banned from mainstream physical retail circulations. Name Reason Banned because of violence. I just don't wanna have to run it off that drive to go online because it's a much slower drive than my main. It's like they refuse to admit that they caught a few dolphins with their tuna. Banned because of high-impact gory violence. Additionally, the requires that all video games be rated by the organization, where unrated video games are banned from being sold in Brazil.
Otherwise, if the work depicts a fictitious event, the distribution of such material is illegal. I'm glad Rockstar is giving so many false bans right during the sale. Originally banned because of high-impact gory violence. Archived from the original on 2013-10-23. Archived from the original on 2017-01-31.
Kmart also decided to pull the game - both it and Target are owned by the retail group Wesfarmers. Rockstar would still have to support the game but they wouldn't make any money from it. Your wallet will always speak louder than any words on Reddit can. The game's European publisher, , dismissed these claims; and no formal movement of a ban was made following Veltroni's comments. There you have it, clear as day.
You either cheated or had some mods installed. Banned because of high-impact gory violence. The ban was later lifted and the game is now available for sale. Rockstar are not stupid and will not allow their games to get banned where it is easily avoided. Banned due to nudity, prostitution, violence and cruelty.
A censored version was released. Rather, it imposes strict trade restrictions on the title. Good luck on trying to appeal. Every redirection leads to a dead end. Banned because of high-impact gory violence.
This latter factor caused some outrage among players initially, who feared being wrongfully banned, and true enough, claims of false-positive bans appeared in droves soon after, and still do today. Additionally, all video game titles of the series have been banned in Thailand completely since August 2008, because of an 18-year-old Thai player supposedly influenced by Grand Theft Auto who killed a taxi driver from Bangkok. Banned likely due to violence, gambling, and nudity. More often than not they're hackers who just want to whine on some online forum. Sure, in most games, this wouldn't be an issue, as the victim would simply contact customer support and have the problem squared away.