What specifically is wrong / bad about skeletons in Chinese culture?
December 30, 2011 3:44 AM Subscribe
Skeletons wrong / bad / taboo in Chinese culture?
posted by Meatbomb to society & culture (7 answers total)
I came to this topic through random stumbling upon the issue of WoW bans in China, due to portrayal of skeletons in the game. Of course it is hard to find anything but reports on this specific issue using the expected keywords.
I have never heard this idea before and want to understand the cultural / religious roots behind that censorship decision.
What specifically is wrong / bad / taboo about skeletons in Chinese culture?
Why are skeletons wrong / bad / taboo in Chinese culture?