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Jan 24, 2021

In this episode we discuss the video games and board games market in China, from both the player’s perspective and a business perspective. Chris is a lifelong gamer who has been working in the video game industry for several years, and shares his insight on life as a gamer in China, the massive Chinese gaming market, and whether or not board games are starting to catch on.

Show Notes:

  • Video game and board game scenes in China - how are they different from the West?
  • The massive Chinese gaming market - now bigger than the US.
  • The rapid growth and maturation of the Chinese gaming market in recent years, and the massive popularity of mobile games in China.
  • How giant Chinese tech conglomerates like Tencent and Bytedance have deep reaches into gaming.
  • What about board games in China? Is it popular? 
  • Where to find English language or international editions of video and board games in China?
  • Chris’ Dungeons & Dragons journey in Shanghai.
  • Sourcing game components for your board game in China.
  • What about designing and distributing a game in China?

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