Wait, China’s regulations on video games are a foreign policy issue now? Maybe so — mere talk about new PRC regulations dealt a swift blow to the stocks for electronic entertainment companies, especially those which are popular in China.

From a finance perspective, this is to be understood — Chinese politics and Chinese economics are impossible to disentangle. And video games as a Chinese bete noire is hardly new, either:

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