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Facing Permanent Suspension in China?

Posted by Michael Bitton on Jul 14, 2009  | Comments

Facing Permanent Suspension in China? - MMORPG.com

According to a report over at MMOSite, Blizzard is being suspected of having violated Chinese regulations in their business partnership with company NetEase to operate World of Warcraft in China.

The General Administration of Press and Publication of PRC has assigned Shanghai News and Publication Bureau to investigate the joint venture established by Blizzard Entertainment and NetEase.

If these allegations are found to be true, this could mean World of Warcraft could face permanent suspension of operations in China.

Get the full story here.

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Michael Bitton / Michael Bitton / Michael began his career at the WarCry Network in 2005 as the site manager for several different WarCry fansite portals. In 2008, Michael worked for the startup magazine Massive Gamer as a columnist and online news editor. In June of 2009, Michael joined MMORPG.com as the site's Community Manager. Follow him on Twitter @eMikeB
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