Anime Directors Show Support For Hong Kong Protestors

Japan Anime

Two anime directors have come forward to air their public support for the Hong Kong protestors and their fight for freedom against the CCP. They decided to show their solidarity for those fighting for freedom by sending encouraging messages to said freedom fighters via social media. Continue reading “Anime Directors Show Support For Hong Kong Protestors”

Blizzard Removes $175 Mei Statue From Gear Shop As Hong Kong Embraces Her As Mascot

Overwatch Mei Statue

While Blizzard may have announced a reduction in the penalty they issued to blitzchung and the commentary team when the player made a post-game comment saying “Liberate Hong Kong. The revolution of our time!”, they’re still running damage control in an attempt to reduce the chatter over the Hong Kong protests. Funnily enough, as Mei has been adopted by the Hong Kong protestors, one of the statues from the Gear Store has been removed, but no explanation has been given. Continue reading “Blizzard Removes $175 Mei Statue From Gear Shop As Hong Kong Embraces Her As Mascot”

Blizzard Reduces Blitzchung Suspension, Reinstates Casters

J. Allen Brack - Blizzard Blitzchung

Blizzard Entertainment finally issued a statement about the recent suspension of Hearthstone grand champion blitzchung, as well as the fate of the casters who were providing commentary for the event when blitzchung proceeded to yell out a pro-Hong Kong slogan, following massive backlash and active media campaigns to boycott the company. Continue reading “Blizzard Reduces Blitzchung Suspension, Reinstates Casters”

Blizzard Employees Stage Small Walkout To Protest Censorship, Kowtowing To China

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Anywhere between a dozen and 30 employees at Blizzard Entertainment staged a small walkout. The employees are protesting the company’s subservience to China’s totalitarian influence over their own society and international societies as well. Continue reading “Blizzard Employees Stage Small Walkout To Protest Censorship, Kowtowing To China”

Blizzard Promises to Defend the Pride of China as Congress Takes Notice

Optics are an integral part of any business especially during massive ever growing backlash against a company decision. It is important to very carefully choose your words for anything you utter will be treated to the same standard as the law, can and will be used against you. This careful dance in a minefield is not an art apparently Blizzard is skilled in for while congress watches on they choose to announce they will defend the pride of China on Chinese social media site Weibo. Continue reading “Blizzard Promises to Defend the Pride of China as Congress Takes Notice”

Sixers Fans Reportedly Ejected From Arena For Shouting “Free Hong Kong”

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Sam Wachs and his wife were ejected from the Wells Fargo Center during a preseason exhibition match between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Guangzhou Loong Lions, a basketball team from mainland China. Why were they ejected? Because they brought signs to the game that read “Free Hong Kong” and yelled out “Free Hong Kong!” during the game. Continue reading “Sixers Fans Reportedly Ejected From Arena For Shouting “Free Hong Kong””

Blizzard Suspends Blitzchung From Hearthstone Competition For Supporting Hong Kong

Hearthstone Blitzchung

The Chinese censorship news seems to keep bubbling up more and more to the surface of mainstream consciousness, if not in the political field at least under the column of media entertainment. The latest controversy to arise surrounding the Communist antics of the mainland is that Blizzard Entertainment has suspended the Hong Kong player, Ng “blitzchung” Wai Chung, for making pro-Hong Kong comments during a post-game interview during the Asia Pacific Hearthstone Grandmasters tournament. Continue reading “Blizzard Suspends Blitzchung From Hearthstone Competition For Supporting Hong Kong”