THQ Inc. has put distribution of all gaming titles on hold with immediate effect in South Africa. The decision comes after the company has filed for voluntary bankruptcy in the USA.
SterKinekor Entertainment, is the sole distributor for THQ in South Africa and Chief Executive Officer Mario Dos Santos said, “in light of the recent unfortunate events that have taken place within THQ, SterKinekor Entertainment will not at this time be distributing titles previously announced by THQ”.
While this is indeed sad, you may be concerned where some of the titles to be launched will be going?
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