Yeesh, I don’t really know how or why this happened, but NetEase – or rather, one of its mobile games – is landing itself in a bit of hot water after posting a series of questionable comments online.
The account belonged to NetEase’s Operation Windcloud Island, a new game which has more than a few visual similarities to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. After social media goers pointed this out, a game representative commented online and, er, it wasn’t good.
Translations of the text note that the comments mock Nintendo fans who don’t think smartphone games are real games, before saying that all PC games are superior to Switch games. Apparently derogatory terms were also used when talking about Nintendo and Sony fans.