Normally when I see a game like Shining Sword 2 with its mediocre graphics and Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) inspired characters, I immediately snub it and walk away. This is especially true now that I've started Diablo III. Alas, it is my job to play games, even ones that turn me off like Shining Sword 2 did.
Last week when I was on the subway, I saw a young Chinese boy with thick glasses playing a game on a shiny white iPad. To my surprise and dismay he wasn't playing Infinity Blade, Grand Theft Auto III or even Angry Birds. Instead he was playing a simple Chinese side scroller. Intrigued, I totally became a creep and…
Chances are when you hear "China", you immediately think of communism, Tiananmen Square and Chairman Mao.