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Established in October, 2006 under the Game Industry Promotion Act as a public organization for
fostering the sound game culture and developing the game industry in Korea.

GRB has been independently administered for the classification of game contents which are manufactured
and distributed in Korea. Also, the Rating Board reviews illegally distributed game websites, arcade game
machines and gambling games to protect the public from negative influences such as illegal gambling, excessive
violence and nudity.

- Ethics

It is transparency, fairness, service, and trust that the public and industry expect from GRB. - the key values of GRB.
By accomplishing these objectives, GRB does its utmost to prevent illegal activities by strengthening the observation
of ratings. Such efforts will lead to a dynamic game environment and nurture of the game industry as an engine for
the future economic growth of Korea.

- Quick Facts

  Established : October 30, 2006
  Number of Ratings : 6,113 ratings (except rejections)
                               (Oct 30, 2006~ Dec 31, 2008)
  Role : Assigns PC package, PC online, Mobile, Arcade, Video-Console and other categories
           (Downloaded, Embedded, Flash, Open market) game content ratings
  Enforces responsible on/off line privacy
  Supervises rating observation, contents modification and illegal alteration of game material for protecting users