Blizzard Bans Hearthstone Champion for Hong Kong Support - Inside Gaming Daily


Listen... do you hear that noise? The muffled screams of morals turning to dust under the heavy burden of a BIG OL PILE OF MONEY? It's Late Stage Capitalism in the flesh! Shh, don't startle it. Buy our shirt! Follow us on Twitter! Sources: [Twitter] @InvenGlobal [InvenGlobal] Hong Kong player Blitzchung calls for liberation of his country in post-game interview [Hearthstone] Hearthstone Grandmasters Asia-Pacific Ruling [The New York Times] Hong Kong Protests Put N.B.A. on Edge in China [The New York Times] ‘South Park’ Creators Offer Fake Apology After Show Is Erased in China [BBC] The Hong Kong protests explained in 100 and 500 words [NBC] After a Hong Kong protester is shot, the cycle of violence threatens more tragedy [Twitter] @Noahpinion [Reddit] Blizzard Ruling on HK interview: Blitzchung removed from grandmasters, will receive no prize, and banned for a year. Both casters fired. [Polygon] Superdata: Hearthstone pulls in $20 million a month as it disrupts the card game industry [Hearthstone] Celebrating 100 Million Players! [Polygon] Who can still afford to keep up with Hearthstone? [GameRant] Hearthstone is Killing Itself, Revenues Are Declining, Says Report [Reddit] According to today's Q3 2018 Activision-Blizzard results, Hearthstone has experienced a decline in monthly active users, while Boomsday didn't perform as well as KotFT (Q3 2017) (plus other quotes from the call) [MMOS] SUPERDATA RELEASES DIGITAL GAMES REPORT FOR FEBRUARY, 2019: HEARTHSTONE REVENUE DOWN 52% YEAR OVER YEAR