YouTube’s new monetization policies have become a serious problem for game content creators. It is reported by VentureBeat

Interestingly, the new requirements for in-game content also apply to older video creators. As a result, the passive income of content creators could fall significantly.

Yes, now there should be no profanity in the video. In addition, YouTube will not pay for clips containing scenes of cruelty and torture. At the same time, “soft” curses like “old man” and censored versions of phrases are allowed.

The publication notes that for shooters and horror stories, monetization now does not shine by definition. There are already first victims — videos of the gameplay of the horror game The Callisto Protocol have been demonetized.

Earlier, we reported that YouTube video hosting is going to develop a shorts video monetization system to defeat its main competitor, the social network Tiktok.