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The Video game industry has blown up in recent years and is worth more than $43 billion, now in search of more revenue they are looking to the east. These companies are leaving western gamers behind by making games catering exclusively to the Chinese market. Video game executives are even going as far as to censor their games for the government of China.
Video game company Blizzard Entertainment recently rescinded the prize money and banned the winner of a major Hearthstone tournament because he voiced support for the people in Hong Kong. The player in question will not be able to play for an entire year and had to return thousands of dollars in prize money.
Source: TTN staff