Cricket Australia Live is an entertainment, news app with cricket-trivia elements. Potentially engaging areas for children could attract additional costs and encourage the sharing of personal details. There is easy access to online gambling platforms. Therefore this app is not recommended under 13 and parental guidance is advised for 13+ years.
Contains some elements of gambling
This review of Cricket Australia Live was completed by the Australian Council on Children and the Media (ACCM) on 26 February 2017.
This section contains details about the app provided by an ACCM Reviewer.
|Name of app:||Cricket Australia Live|
|Developed by:||Cricket Australia|
|Platform reviewed:||Apple App Store|
|Developer’s suggested age:||3+|
|ACCM suggested age:||Due to the sharing of personal information online and potential gambling opportunities this app is not recommended for 4 -12 years and parental guidance is advised for 13+ years.|
|Gambling content advice:||Contains some elements of gambling. This game may contain devices which mimic those found in a casino; but the player is not risking something of value to play. Refer to the gambling section of this review for further details|
This review of Cricket Australia Live contains the following information:
There are no levels in this game. However, the reviewer spent 2 hours (at intermittent times) engaging with the app.
Cricket Australia Live is an entertainment, news app which includes cricket-trivia game elements. The app design and functions seek to engage cricket fans via digital media with video-streaming, news updates, match fixtures, opportunities to rate player performance, trivia and competitions. Reading and comprehension levels for reading newspapers and digital literacy skills for navigating and discerning appropriate app elements are required.
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Simulated casino style gambling. Not suitable for minors
Contains some elements of gambling. Some content is not recommended for minors. Parental guidance recommended
No gambling content found in the levels played
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