China’s political correctness and strong censorship is no secret to the world, regardless of what country you’re in.
This is especially true if you’re a fan of
In their most recent sweep,
They’re not holding back, even in situations where the
“Truth, good, and beauty”
In their own words, the agency that regulates content said this:
“The content of broadcasts should be healthy and progressive and should promote truth, good, and beauty in cartoons.”
One of their latest targets is the 2019
After the announcement on last Friday, social media erupted and fans weren’t happy at all. But that won’t sway the regulators opinions anytime soon.
As pointed out by B.I:
“After the ban was announced, the popular Japanese
animeseries “Ultraman Tiga” was censored from Chinese streamingservices, much to the anger of Chinese fans.”
They also went on to say:
“Though many posts about the show’s ban have now been deleted, the hashtag about the show’s removal was viewed 84 million times, with people complaining about losing a staple of their childhood, according to CNN.”
Also on the list is Detective Conan, and a list of other
Expect more censorship of
anime in future
It’s the ONE thing you can guarantee, given China has banned many
Even if it’s without reason, explanation, or logic.