Twitter blocks without warning the Spanish editor of Maldita Castilla and Hyper Light Drifter

“Losing our account affects the work of many people,” says the Barcelona-based study Abylight.

Hyper Light Drifter

For many, social networks are that space to express themselves, to debate on various topics and to vent, especially when there is football. But, for companies, it is one more work tool, and it is one that can be vitally important to the success of your business. That is the case with Abylight Studios, the Spanish publisher and developer based in Barcelona, ​​which overnight has come across your Twitter account suspended without any explanation or prior notice.

Abylight denies having violated any Twitter ruleFor those who do not know, Abylight She is the editor of national hits like Super Hydorah and Maldita Castilla, as well as foreign indies like Hyper Light Drifter, responsible for bringing it to iOS and Nintendo Switch. After being disconnected from its community of 7,400 users on Twitter due to an error in its algorithms, the company has tried to contact the platform’s support for a week, without much success, and now they make a call to initiate a visibility campaign in the networks with the hashtags of the head of the news, to attract the attention of the platform.

Hyper Light Drifter, Nintendo Switch (2018)Hyper Light Drifter, Nintendo Switch (2018)

“This is not a minor matter,” he tells us. Eva Gaspar, CEO of Abylight Studios, in a press release. “Losing our account affects the work of many people, jobs that depend on this being fixed quickly. This attitude is incredibly dangerous and negligent on the part of such a big company. Especially considering the current state of affairs in the world. When things like this happen, they should at least respond to us. “

Losing our account affects the work of many people Eva Gaspar, AbylightAgain, the Abylight team makes it clear that they have “completely revised Twitter’s rules” and that they haven’t broken any of the rules of the platform in their publications. Nor have they received a warning after the violation, or explanations about it, beyond the message with the suspension of their account. “Logging in and filling out numerous appeals has not resulted no action or clarification by technical support “, they add.

A Twitter account that he had been active since 2009, such as direct communication channel for company projects. Those interested in keeping in touch with the studio, and keeping up to date with your ads, they can check their website and follow their Instagram channel. A blow to the visibility of this Spanish company, which we hope will be resolved soon. Until then, we leave you with the analysis of Maldita Castilla, and with the analysis of Hyper Light Drifter on Switch.

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