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China’s esports powerhouse status undermined by tough new gaming rules for under 18s
World

China’s esports powerhouse status undermined by tough new gaming rules for under 18s

SHANGHAI, Sept 7 (Reuters) – In glass-paneled conference rooms, members of the Shanghai-based esports team Rogue Warriors tap away at…
China limits children to 3 hours of online gaming a week
World

China limits children to 3 hours of online gaming a week

BEIJING (AP) — China is banning children from playing online games for more than three hours a week, the harshest…
Paymob and Codashop present new online payment methods for Egyptian gamers
Business

Paymob and Codashop present new online payment methods for Egyptian gamers

Paymob announced in late June its collaboration with Codashop to provide convenient payment solutions in Egypt for mobile and console…
Child in Egypt dies after playing PUBG for hours
Egypt

Child in Egypt dies after playing PUBG for hours

Egyptian media announced the death of a 12-year-old child from a sudden heart attack brought on by playing PUBG for…
Grand Theft Protest: Hong Kongers and Chinese gamers battle online
World

Grand Theft Protest: Hong Kongers and Chinese gamers battle online

Grand Theft Auto’s wildly popular online multiplayer game has become the latest venue for Hong Kong pro-democracy supporters and Chinese…
Ubisoft plays into streaming trend at E3 video game event
World

Ubisoft plays into streaming trend at E3 video game event

French video game titan Ubisoft on Monday unveiled a new subscription service and a Brexit-tinged title as it taps into…
Microsoft gives glimpse of new Xbox console
Technology

Microsoft gives glimpse of new Xbox console

Microsoft on Sunday gave the world a first glimpse of a powerful next-generation Xbox gaming console that it aims to…
Dar Al-Iftaa deems ‘Blue Whale’ game religiously forbidden after suicide trend
Egypt

Dar Al-Iftaa deems ‘Blue Whale’ game religiously forbidden after suicide trend

Egypt’s religious and governmental body Dar Al-Iftaa posted a YouTube video on their official page declaring the ‘Blue Whale’ video…
MP calls on Minister of Communications to ban ‘dangerous electronic games’
Egypt

MP calls on Minister of Communications to ban ‘dangerous electronic games’

Member of Parliament Sherif al-Wardani, who is also the secretary of Oarliament’s Human Rights Committee, submitted an urgent request calling…
Saudi gamers get together at kingdom’s first-ever Comic Con
Life & Style

Saudi gamers get together at kingdom’s first-ever Comic Con

In a country where the use of magic is a crime punishable by beheading, it's not every day that young…
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