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Why Chinese developers are worried about Steam China launching next week

Why Chinese developers are worried about Steam China launching next week

Steam China, a version of Steam exclusive to residents of China, is finally launching into beta on February 9. 

The regular version of Steam is usable in China, excluding the social features, although it technically shouldn’t be according to Chinese government regulations, and it’s never been completely clear why. For years, Valve and its Chinese business partner Perfect World have teased work on a government compliant version of Steam that would only feature games that were approved for sale in China. Yesterday, Dota 2’s Chinese blog confirmed the impending release of Steam China, and relayed specifics on how Chinese players can migrate their regular Steam accounts onto the new Steam China platform.


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