Children and young gamers in China rent adult accounts to play video games due to new restrictions

On September 1, the new restrictions of the Chinese government came into force, prohibiting children and adolescents from playing video games for more than three hours a week . Given this, young gamers have chosen to rent other people’s accounts to have access to their video games for more hours.

Starting this month, Chinese minors can only play for one hour a day , and only on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays , from 8 to 9 at night . The measure applies to all devices from which a video game can be accessed: console , smartphone , tablet and PC , among others. On

→ Continue reading at Entrepreneur

More from author

Related posts


Latest posts

Is it so bad to take money from Chinese venture funds?

Denis Kalinin Contributor Denis Kalinin works at venture fund Runa Capital as Asia Business development manager, devoted...

What we expect from next week’s Apple event

We’ve been scouring the latest rumors and leaks and playing all of The Mamas and The Papas songs forward and backward to get the...

11 Mindset Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. If there's one thing the pandemic has taught us, it’s that there’s...