Tonight on GeekNights, we review a train game - 2038: Tycoons of the Asteroid Belt. We assume that you are at least somewhat familiar with train games. In the news, Scott buys some jeans, hockey season begins, China is trying to censor The NBA and Activision Blizzard.
Things of the Day
To follow up on the Blizzard/China news in this episode, I have as of today divested myself of all investments in Activision Blizzard.
Nonetheless, I appreciate covering a topic that 1) only I will care about 2) is mostly my doing 3) on an episode mostly about Hong Kong.
Hey, at least we have this “Main Bits” thing going on the side.
The trains-only part will be on youtube and Patreon this weekend.
I should note that I gave up significant profits by divesting myself of Blizzard stock.
They are up on all this news. If I had to guess, it is because the market recognizes that China is a more lucrative market than the US domestic one. If they are forced to choose…
Shit, guess I should check if any of the ~mutual funds~ ETFs I have money in has Activision in them.