World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King (PC)China govt to crack down on foreign online games
GamesIndustry - March 18, 2009
Submitted by deftangel (279)
at 9:50AM PST on March 18, 2009
The Chinese government dept which deals with the import of foreign videogames into the country, the GAPP, has announced that it plans to tighten restrictions. It will crack down on approval criteria in an apparent bid to avoid the excessive penetration of foreign culture among Chinese youth," Those words from Digital Publishing Bureau director Kou Xiaowei also included a reference to World of Warcraft, which is still awaiting approval for the Lich King expansion's release in the region.