Through the Invisible Wall: Video Games in China

From a banished pastime to a cultural behemoth, this is how interactive media have shaped — and been shaped by— the PRC

Andrew Johnston
Published in
9 min readJul 22, 2021

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Ihave spent the last few years working in universities in central China. As I was wrapping up an exam one afternoon, a student approached me. “Someone told me you play Overwatch,” he

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Andrew Johnston
SUPERJUMP

Writer of fiction, documentarian, currently stranded in Asia. Learn more at www.findthefabulist.com.