In an earlier version of the game, a red seal with ‘Xi Jinping Winnie the Pooh’ was found on a poster used to perform evil spells in traditional Chinese culture. Photo: Handout

Hit Taiwanese horror game Devotion banned in China after hidden message links Xi Jinping to Winnie the Pooh

  • Chinese gamers loved it, and then hated it, after they spotted what they believed to be hidden insults
  • Indie title garnered positive reviews from 95 per cent of players within four days
Topic |   Video gaming

TOP PICKS

In an earlier version of the game, a red seal with ‘Xi Jinping Winnie the Pooh’ was found on a poster used to perform evil spells in traditional Chinese culture. Photo: Handout
READ FULL ARTICLE