NSFW: Surely This Should Have Been Rated Adults Only?S

Too cute cat-eared game Tayutama -Kiss On My Diety- was released today in Japan. The Xbox 360 visual novel was given Japan's 17-years-old-and-up CERO D — the equivalent of the ESRB Mature rating. Should it have been rated higher?

NSFW: Surely This Should Have Been Rated Adults Only?S

This image here is raising eyebrows (raising cat ears?), and making some on the Japanese internet note that the game is pushing the boundaries of CERO D and wonder if the game should have been released as CERO Z — the equivalent of the ESRB's Adults Only. Here's why:

NSFW: Surely This Should Have Been Rated Adults Only?S

More screenshots on the game's Xbox 360 site. Some NSFW.

『タユタマ』におけるXbox360のCEROレーティングDの限界 [オレ的ゲーム速報@刃]