Well, at first, we all know that China is not for beginners, and the catch is now Fortnite; Recently, the Chinese government banned the game Plague Inc from stores in the country, it is still unclear whether it was due to great repercussion it had after the Coronavirus.
Anyway, Epic Games and Tencent stores put a limit of 3 hours a day; Where, if the player spends that time, his progress system deactivates and all winnings in the game are reduced by 50%.
This warning was discovered by the fire monkey; Twitter user famous for his Fortnite leaks. According to the user, there are three possibilities of messages:
- “You have been playing for three cumulative hours. From now on, in-game winnings will be reduced by 50% and the progress system has been disabled. For your health, please leave the game and rest. Proper physical exercises are good for your body ”.
- “You have entered the fatigue game period. From now on, in-game winnings will be reduced by 50% and the progress system has been disabled. For your health, please leave the game and rest. Proper physical exercise is good for your body and please organize your time wisely ”.
- “You have entered a period of play that is not healthy. For your health, please leave the game and rest immediately. If you don't leave the game, your health will be impaired. Your in-game winnings will be reduced to zero. The game will not return to normal until you reach five cumulative hours offline ”
Fortnite is just another target
Anyway, it is no longer today that China is known for its restrictive internet laws, especially games. In 2019, the Chinese government began to limit the hours of play for minors.
In January of that year, Japan also created a bill for the same niche, but nevertheless also including staying on the cell phone.