Adult play chat rooms
Indicators on the game’s packaging explain why it’s been given its rating.
If your child plays games with people they don’t know, remind them not to take the conversation off the game, onto other social networks or into a private chat. Turn on parental controls on gaming consoles to help prevent children from downloading age inappropriate games or seeing harmful material.
Childline has online gaming advice to help them do this.
Remind your child they can come to you if they’re ever worried.
If you want extra information about the content of a boxed console or computer game, take a look at the Video Standard’s Council’s Additional Consumer Information (ACI).
Help children understand that people they meet online may not always be who they claim to be.