Computer games often cause irritation of the authorities in different countries. Reasons for resentment – very different. From quite reasonable to downright idiotic.
At this time, distinguished officials of Thailand. It was learned that the local government has imposed a ban on the popular strategy Tropico 5. Due to the threat to the security of the nation.
What is the fault of the project, which was released this spring and is in demand for millions of people around the world? The point in the story: gamers are invited to try on the role of the tyrant and take control of a tropical island.
In Thailand, this is not too calm political environment. So the military, who have taken recently management into their own hands, saw in Tropico 5 extremely unflattering parallels.
All logical: there is no reason to once again remind citizens about the transition to overt dictatorship. Even if it is only about interactive entertainment.