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Authorities answering to the junta have banned the nation-building simulation computer game Tropico 5, saying it could hurt the country's security, a video game distributor said Monday. 

In the multi-player computer game, authorities have seized all power in order to rebuild Tropico 5, but not all decisions carry equal moral weight.

The film and video censorship office allegedly blocked sales and online connection to Tropico 5 because they feared "some part of its content might affect peace and order in the country," New Era Thailand marketing manager Nonglak Sahavattanapong said.

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