Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Dead Rising 3 Not Coming to Germany

Dead Rising 3
Capcom

The Xbox One launch in Germany will be minus one major title, as the ratings board has denied Dead Rising 3 a rating.

Dead Rising 3 is one of the few console exclusives launching on the Xbox One, but not every market will be getting the sequel. As it turns out, the German ratings board has not approved Dead Rising 3 for sale next month.

“Dead Rising 3 will not be released in Germany as part of the Xbox One launch line-up on Nov. 22 having been unable to attain an age-rating upon review by BPjM (Bundeprüfstelle für jugendgefährende Medien), the country’s entertainment software self-regulation body,” a Microsoft said in a statement to Destructoid.

“While Microsoft is disappointed with this decision, we respect the views of the review panel and have withdrawn Dead Rising 3 from Germany’s Xbox One launch line-up. Dead Rising 3 will still be available in all other launch markets on Nov. 22.”

There’s still a chance Dead Rising 3 could see release in Germany with some tweaking. This isn’t the first time a game has been denied for release overseas, though it’s typically something we hear about Australia. We’ll be keeping a close eye on further developments, but at least we can take some solace in knowing we’ll be able to play Dead Rising 3 here in the States when the Xbox One arrives.

Enter to Win an Xbox One Day One Edition Console

Best of KEAN

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://keanradio.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KEAN A-List quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KEAN A-List contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.