World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King (PC)Regulatory power struggle over WoW in China
GI.biz - November 3, 2009
Submitted by deftangel (195)
at 3:01AM PST on November 3, 2009
WoW's rough ride in the crucial Chinese market continues, the GAPP has returned new operator NetEase's application to run the game and ordered it to stop taking money and account registrations. However, Mobinode suggests that the Chinese government itself doesn't agree with the regulator. reporting that the suspension was "not appropriate". One year on from its release, second expansion Wrath of the Lich King has yet to see the light of day in China due to concerns over its content.