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Tencent to start real name registry for games, in order to better identify minors

Thursday 6 September 2018 | 13:52 CET | News
With the Chinese government looking to reduce gaming addiction among Chinese children, Tencent said it plans to introduce new checks to its games for underaged players, Reuters reported. The Chinese gaming and social media company said that from around September, there will be a real name based registration system for new players of its Honour of Kings game, in order to identify minors. The system will be linked to China's public security database and be be the first of its kind in the Chinese gaming industry, Tencent said. The new registry will enable the company to better impose its

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