Death of young ‘genius’ Tencent programmer shocks China’s gaming industry

//Death of young ‘genius’ Tencent programmer shocks China’s gaming industry

Death of young ‘genius’ Tencent programmer shocks China’s gaming industry

The sudden death of a young programmer at Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings, regarded as a “genius” and one of the country’s best hopes in making world-class video games, has sent shock waves across the industry.Shenzhen-based Tencent confirmed on Wednesday the passing of 30-year-old Mao Xingyun, a lead engine programmer at Tencent Games, after news of his death spread across the internet.“It is with deepest sorrow that we confirm that Mao Xingyun, a member of TiMi F1 Studio, died…

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By | 2021-12-19T02:00:18+00:00 December 19th, 2021|Technology|Comments Off on Death of young ‘genius’ Tencent programmer shocks China’s gaming industry