Our friends at the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) are holding a micro-essay contest on Facebook to raise awareness of their new rating summaries. Answer the question "If my family was a video game, our ESRB rating summary would be…" and you could win an amazing video game prize package! For example:
This is a daughter care simulation game in which players assume the role of the father of three young girls (i.e., the “Daughters of Triton”) in the midst of their mother’s 3-week-long Caribbean vacation business trip. Presented from a seagull’s-eye perspective, the game allows players to interview prospective play dates, navigate through daycare centers/babysitters, and pack the perfect mid-morning snack (e.g., Omega 3 fatty acid enriched fruit roll-ups). During the course of the game, players can accept quests to visit the liquor store, the local pub, and the “anywhere-but-here,” but are admonished not to by the game’s virtual “Mother-in-Law.”
Come on, we know you spend plenty of time participating in Facebook memes already, so why not try this one? After all, no one's going to hand you a free Wii for posting the next 25 songs that come up on shuffle. Learn more at www.esrb.org/facebook and enter at www.facebook.com/oktoplay.