The depiction of Mongols as invaders in a new PlayStation 4 game has stirred furore in China, and has sparked debates around nationalism in the country.
Based in 13th century, the game depicts Mongol invasion of Japan, and shows the former as vicious foreign invaders.
Game creates ripples in ChinaThe titular character, Jin Sakai, travels through Japan preying on Mongols, and engages in physical altercations with them.
The Chinese critics believe that Mongols who occupied China should be now considered Chinese.
Another user on a Chinese content portal called Zhihu observed how this remains a plot where the Japanese are murdering Chinese.