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What Parents and Carers Need to Know about Cunch-Line Chronicles
This week's free online safety guide focuses on Cunch-Line Chronicles. The guide takes a look at how to tackle a range of potential risks such as addictive gameplay, in-app purchases and questionable themes.
A free online safety guide on Cunch-Line Chronicles.
Cunch-Line Chronicles is a 2D side-scrolling mobile game in which players control a criminal running from a police officer, collecting bags of (what are heavily implied to be) drugs while avoiding obstacles. The game has caused some controversy due to its perceived glamourisation of gang culture. There are also concerns that titles like this carry the potential to attract young people to low-level crime.
In the guide, you'll find tips on a number of potential risks such as addictive gameplay, in-app purchases and questionable themes.