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Two of the characters in visual novel Mr Love Queen's Choice

Visual Novel Voice Actor Fired For Saying Taiwan Is A Country

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Voice actor Jonah Scott has been removed from the Chinese visual novel Mr Love: Queen's Choice for saying that Taiwan is a country.
A rather odd shot from Code: Odyssey, the game being worked on by Umi Game, a studio in which ByteDance now has a stake

TikTok Owner ByteDance Acquires Big Share In Umi Game

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TikTok owner ByteDance has purchased a 36% share in Chinese developer Umi Game, which is currently working on a next-gen MMO with Epic Games.
Champions in League of Legends, a game developed by Tencent-owned Riot Games

Tencent In Talks Over The Future Of Its US Gaming Investments

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Chinese gaming giant Tencent is in talks with a major US security panel over its investments in US gaming companies Epic Games and Riot Games.
The ByteDance and Moonton logos

TikTok Owner ByteDance Acquires Mobile Legends Developer Moonton

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TikTok owner ByteDance has acquired Moonton, the developer of Mobile Legends: Bang Bang. It's part of a string of gaming investments made by the company.
The main character holding a lighter up to some creepy dolls in Devotion

Devotion Now Available DRM-Free Via Red Candle Games' Own Store

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Red Candle Games has announced that first-person horror game Devotion is now available to buy DRM-free via its own storefront.
A shot of the Chinese sandbox game Tale of Immortal, which was one of the pirated games being sold on Tencent's app

Tencent Apologizes For Sales Of Pirated Games On Its App

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Chinese gaming giant Tencent has apologized for indirectly selling pirated games, including sandbox game Tale of Immortal, via its game acceleration app.
The Steam logo against a backdrop of games available on the platform

Valve And Perfect World To Launch Steam China Beta On February 9th

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Valve and Perfect World will launch a beta of the Steam China client later this month.
Portal Knights, a game operated in Chinese territories by Duoyi Network

Chinese Studio Duoyi Network Imposes Voluntary Pay Cuts Despite Profits

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Chinese gaming company Duoyi Network has sparked controversy after its employees took voluntary pay cuts despite the company making a profit this year.

Artwork of the open-world action-RPG Genshin Impact

Genshin Impact Censors Hong Kong and Other Words In Chat

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Players are noticing that certain phrases are banned within open-world action RPG Genshin Impact's chat window.

PUBG Mobile

India Bans PUBG Mobile, 117 Other Chinese Mobile Apps

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In a press release that was released earlier today, the Indian government has banned 118 mobile apps that are "prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity" of India.