Tencent has confirmed that Huawei has removed Tencent’s online game catalog from Huawei’s app store due to the failure of both companies to reach an agreement on revenue sharing.
A statement by Tencent games over revenue dispute,
“Due to the failure of Huawei’s mobile game platform to renew its contract with our Mobile Game Promotion Project Agreement as scheduled, relevant products of Tencent Games were suddenly removed from the shelves early this morning.”
However, Tencent sells some of the top-ranked online games worldwide, its partnership with Huawei is an important one as it powers the hundreds of millions of Huawei phones that are in circulation in China, Tencent’s biggest market.
Tencent said that they are actively communicating and negotiating with Huawei’s mobile game platform in a bid to reach a resolution as soon as possible. The brand also extended an apology to all users for the inconvenience.