Blizzard banned a Hong Kong protest supporter and all hell broke loose


Blizzard, perhaps ironically, has ignited a firestorm over the
banning of an esports pro for his support of Hong Kong. While the
initial response was flammable enough, the aftermath is swiftly
growing beyond its original gaming context into a proper
international incident. If you want the skinny on how this whole
thing got started, you can read the details here. Long story short,
a Hearthstone player called Blitzchung spoke out in support of
the protesters in Hong Kong, his hometown. Blizzard subsequently
banned him from competing for a year, stripped him of his winnings
in the tourney he was competing in, and…


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Blizzard banned a Hong Kong protest supporter and all hell broke loose