Bloomberg‘s sources say that bringing Honor of Kings to markets that include the US, France, Italy, Spain and Germany. The title has already launched as Strike of Kings in other non-China Markets, including Turkey and Thailand. The sources attribute the move to more western markets as a way to diversify its revenue base beyond WeChat, Tencent’s popular non-gaming app. The publisher, which committed to building in-game time limits for kids into Honor of Kings in China, could also just be looking to find a ton of new customers with a gaming title that’s already a huge hit. We’ve reached out to Tencent for comment and will update this post when we hear back.
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