Posts Tagged ‘china’


PlayStation will also enter the Chinese games market with consoles and software

PlayStation will also enter the Chinese games market with consoles and software
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 27, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

The next great frontier for the world of gaming is China, it seems, because Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony are all…


Official: Xbox One announced for China with full support from Microsoft

Official: Xbox One announced for China with full support from Microsoft
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 1, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

With the lifting of a ban on the sale of consoles and console games in China earlier this year, and…


Strict censorship guidelines revealed for console games in China, stomps on free speech

Strict censorship guidelines revealed for console games in China, stomps on free speech
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 23, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

The Chinese government has released a comprehensive list of restrictions and guidelines to be placed on the content of console…


Report: Xbox and PlayStation to officially enter the Chinese market

Report: Xbox and PlayStation to officially enter the Chinese market
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 2, 2014 / 3 comment(s)

With reports doing the rounds earlier this year that China’s long-standing ban on the official sale of videogame consoles in…


Report: China’s ban on the sale of game consoles has temporarily been lifted

Report: China’s ban on the sale of game consoles has temporarily been lifted
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 7, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

According to a report on Reuters, and taken from a statement released by China’s State Council, a 14-year-old ban on…


Monster Hunter Online announced for Chinese market, powered by CryEngine 3

Monster Hunter Online announced for Chinese market, powered by CryEngine 3
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Apr 19, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Chinese gamers usually get the short end of the stick when it comes to experiencing the latest and greatest releases,…


Rumour: Chinese authorities may lift decade-long console ban

Rumour: Chinese authorities may lift decade-long console ban
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jan 29, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

China is the largest untapped market for videogame sales in the world, and continues to be a tough territory to…


New Mario-themed 3DS XL designs headed to China

New Mario-themed 3DS XL designs headed to China
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Nov 2, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Gamers in China will soon be able to get their hands on a trio of Mario themed 3DS XL bundles…


Call of Duty Online is real, debut trailer goes live with Activision, Tencent website [Update]

Call of Duty Online is real, debut trailer goes live with Activision, Tencent website [Update]
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jul 3, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

First mentioned into existence by Activision Blizzard CEO of Publishing, Eric Hirshberg, in early 2011, Call of Duty Online has…


Activision reveals free-to-play Call of Duty for China, two movie tie-in titles announced

Activision reveals free-to-play Call of Duty for China, two movie tie-in titles announced
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 10, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

At an investor call earlier today (or yesterday, depending), Activision Blizzard CEO of Publishing Eric Hirshberg announced that a free-to-play…