Authorities to Arcades: No Kids Under 18 Except on Holidays

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The new rule, which will come into effect in January, is the Chinese government’s latest effort to curb gaming addiction among teens and young children. Read More

Channel Your Inner Ne Zha, Says Party Paper Commentary

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The summer blockbuster that broke box office records is now being touted as a model for cadres’ good behavior. Read More

‘Unmasked’ Livestreamer Says Filter Snafu All Part of Her Plan

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A host whose cartoon filter disappeared mid-stream to reveal a middle-aged face has gained hundreds of thousands of new followers from what she describes as a savvy marketing stunt. Read More

Reality TV Show Aims to Raise Alzheimer’s Awareness

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A new Chinese reality series wants its viewers to remember what it’s like to forget. Read More

Hunan TV Show Accused of Illegally Airing Queen Songs

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Sony/ATV Music Publishing said performers on the hit Chinese music show ‘Singer’ didn’t have the rights to sing songs by the British band. Read More

NBA China Ad Featuring Male Singer Reignites Masculinity Debate

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Some netizens call pop star Cai Xukun’s association with the basketball league ‘garbage,’ while others argue that he could help attract more female fans. Read More

Film Critic Loses Defamation Suit Over Movie Review

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The production company behind ‘Goodbye Mr. Loser’ had sued over claims of plagiarism leveled in Yang Wen’s 2015 review.  Read More

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