All publications for 30.08.2021
No tattoos, no nudity, and spoons everywhere: how CDPR censors GWENT for China
GWENT is known for its outstanding arts, but the Chinese version of the game has suffered from censorship a lot. CD Projekt had to cut all violent and NSFW content, which suddenly gave cards weird (and sometimes hilarious) context.
China to fight game addiction by cutting playtime for minors to only three hours a week
There have already been enough restrictions for Chinese minors when it comes to their playtime, but the rules have now become even stricter. The country’s gaming regulator will prohibit underage gamers from playing more than three hours a week.
China to ban US IPOs for domestic tech companies holding ‘sensitive consumer data’
Beijing might prohibit Chinese tech giants from listing outside the country. If the new regulations come into force, companies that operate “large amounts of sensitive consumer data” won’t be able to go public in the US.