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Blizzard Employees Silently Protest While Hearthstone Players Call for Boycotts Over Player's Suspension
After suspending a player for pro-Hong Kong statements made on-air, Blizzard is under noticeable scrutiny.
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Blizzard also canceled the pro gamer's prize winnings and banned him from Hearthstone esports for 12 months.
Daryl Morey's tweet in support of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters has spun out into an all-out crisis--and it will likely hurt the ...
Photo by Alex WongGetty Images Over the weekend, Blizzard Entertainment banned a Hearthstone player from participating in tournaments ...
Chung ‘Blitzchung’ Ng Wai was expelled from Hearthstone eventOrganizers announce one-year suspension and pull prize moneyChinese holding ...
The esports world is finding itself embroiled in a political dispute.
The controversy over China’s crackdown on pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong has invaded the esports arena.
Blitzchung, a professional Hearthstone gamer, was given a one-year suspension and had his prize money retracted.
Video game maker Blizzard suspended Blitzchung, an esports competitor, after he made a pro-Hong Kong appeal during a livestreamed interview.
A Hearthstone pro proclaimed his support for Hong Kong liberation live on air.
The developer of World of Warcraft and Hearthstone said a player known as Blitzchung went over the line when he said, "Liberate Hong ...
Droves of players are boycotting Blizzard, claiming it's censoring free speech.
Blizzard Entertainment via Polygon Chung ‘blitzchung’ Ng Wai will not receive any prize money earned this season Continue reading…
PC Magazine Australia:
The player 'Blitzchung' was featured in an official broadcast of a Hearthstone tournament this past weekend in Asia, where he called for ...
In what is clearly appeasement of the Chinese dictatorial regime, Blizzard has not only banned a winning Hearthstone champion, but has ...
Beijing Pulls The Plug: China Cancels NBA Broadcasts Amid Outrage Over Hong Kong Tweet Adding yet another layer of conflict to the US- ...
Voice of America:
Spat sparked by basketball team general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet in support of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement has shown no signs ...
A £32 billion bid for the London Stock Exchange collapsed today, when the owners of the rival Hong Kong stock market admitted they had ...
Hearthstone pro player Ng Wai Chung, also known as ‘Blitzchung’, appeared in post-match interview wearing a gas mask and goggles that ...
Hearthstone player blitzchung suspended by Blizzard following Hong Kong comments
The crisis erupted Friday when Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted support for protesters in the semi-autonomous ...
Wednesday briefing: Hearthstone fans protest Blizzard's suspension of grandmaster over Hong Kong democracy support
Gaming giant Blizzard Entertainment just suspended a professional Hearthstone player over his support for the Hong Kong protests, and ...
Blizzard has come out swinging a burly hammer after a certain incident took everyone by surprise in the competitive arena...
It’s a shame that gamers more than most need this reminder, but censorship isn’t when a developer decides that their playable characters ...
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