Games in Asia: "Culture shock is a bitch. It’s that crippling feeling of total alienation and all-consuming terror when you realize that your way is not the way. Most expats in China go through culture shock, but everyone has something that they focus on: the epicenter of the shock.
For me, it was gaming, and the realization that a hobby that had always been my domain, was totally alien to me in the faraway land. I can’t describe how awful it was at the age of 22 to realize that if I wanted to game in China with the Chinese, I would be starting from scratch.
So without further ado, here are the top five culture shocks of being a western gamer in China."