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CD Projekt is attacking for a dramatic U-turn in the Devotion GOG release • .net

CD Projekt has been accused of overturning the decision to release the horror game Devotion on GOG.com.

Devotion developer Red Candle Games today announced that the game will be available on GOG on December 18th, tweeting with a link to the currently pulled store page.

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Dedication is considered one of the best horror games of the last decade, but it has proven to be controversial. After being released in 2019 spring, the Devotion, unpleasant references to China’s Xi Jinping Jintao was found to be are included. The discovery caused protests among Chinese players, leading to the withdrawal of Chinese distributors, the closure of Weibo’s Red Candle account, one of China’s largest social media platforms, and the removal of games from Steam in China. I did.

Taiwan-based Red Candle has long apologized for being mistakenly moved to the final release as a placeholder asset. These comments weren’t enough to stop the backlash, but a week after the sale, the developers pulled the game from Steam in all regions and made unspecified fixes. It never came back.

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“After receiving a lot of messages from gamers, we decided not to put the game on the store,” GOG said in a tweet announcing a dramatic change in mind.

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asked GOG for an explanation. We also asked Red Candle for a statement.

Already, CD Projekt is suffering from a backlash against movement, and many suggest that the company is working hard to avoid anger in China.

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This is the latest controversial decision by CD Projekt, and the launch of Cyberpunk 2077 has already proven to be one of the most controversial blockbuster releases to date.

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