United Kingdom

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United Kingdom
EU-United Kingdom.svg
The United Kingdom's geographical location in relation to:
* The European Union (light green)
* Europe (light green and dark grey)
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
The Union Flag, the official flag of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Basic Information
Type
Nation

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (often shortened to United Kingdom or UK) is a country in Europe, and presently part of the European Union. The United Kingdom is composed of four nations in political and monetary union: England, Scotland, Wales (these three together are on the landmass referred to as Great Britain) and Northern Ireland, plus other assorted islands, such as the Isle of Wight. The de facto capital is London.

The United Kingdom uses the PEGI and BBFC rating systems for video games. The United Kingdom previously used a combination of BBFC and ELSPA video game ratings.

The United Kingdom is the largest gaming market in Europe. Association football teams and leagues from the United Kingdom feature prominently in many video games.

UK based publishers/developers[edit | edit source]

Game Characters from the UK[edit | edit source]

The United Kingdom in video gaming[edit | edit source]

The United Kingdom can also be selected as a playable nation or government in various video games:

Additionally, the country can be seen or observed in the following video games:

Is it not uncommon to see the individual nations of the United Kingdom represented separately in video games.

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