Esports Team Signs ‘Hearthstone’ Pro Banned For Supporting Hong Kong Protests

Hearthstone pro Chung “Blitzchung” Ng Wai, stripped of his competitive earnings (which he eventually got back) and temporarily banned from tournament play by Blizzard earlier this month for showing public support for the protests in Hong Kong, has a new esports team. Tempo Storm announced today it has signed Blitzchung, a move meant to show “support at a critical time to a prolific player” and an “unwavering commitment and advocacy for players and content creators.”


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