Blizzard says its ‘relationships in China had no influence on our decision’ to punish an esports athlete who voiced his support for Hong Kong protestors

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Throwing the bullshit flag at this.


This might be the laziest spin attempt ever.


Seems like blizzard is a non biased party to make that call. I 100% believe this statement. Can’t wait for the next diablo game on mobile, which has nothing to do with smartphones being the only game system most people in China have access to…


How on Earth do they think bald-faced lying is going to help? The level of tone deaf is astounding.


How is that a defence? “We weren’t coerced, we just suck”