10 times countries banned videogames for the worst possible reasons

Videogames are gaining more and more popularity in the world of mass media. The multi-billion dollar industry is taking over households and it no longer is seen as something suited only for kids.

However, unlike movies or other art forms, videogames still face a lot of censorship. Wherein it’s considered OK to depict violence or controversial topics in movies or via art, many people still feel it shouldn’t be done in videogames.

This has led to situations wherein entire countries have banned many popular videogames. We look at 10 such instances today in the video below –