All publications for 27.09.2021
Self-regulatory convention signed by Chinese game companies might affect Steam and other stores
More than 200 Chinese companies signed a self-regulatory convention last week, pledging to fight gaming addiction and cooperate with the government. This move, however, might affect Steam, Epic Games Store, and other international stores operating in a legal grey area.
GOG responds to Hitman backlash, saying it “will not tolerate review bombing”
Hitman was met with huge criticism from users after being released on GOG last week. The game’s rating dropped to 1.4 stars out of 5, as some of its parts required an online connection. The store has officially responded to the backlash, saying it has a zero-tolerance policy towards review bombing.