China’s Growing Influence on Global Games

In this episode of the podcast we analyze China’s rising role in influencing the content of games and the behavior of game developers outside of China.

Topics Discussed

  • Recent Blizzard controversy and online protest around Hong Kong
  • Tencent and Netease’s acquisition of foreign developers
  • Mainland versions of popular international games like PUBG
  • Analysis of Mainland China’s biggest games and their success abroad
  • Breakdown of China’s domestic market by gaming platform
  • US overtaking China as the world’s largest gaming market
  • NBA & Hollywood controversies over Chinese influence