Nazara Games co-invests with London Venture Partners & Supercell’s game lead into TrulySocial

India's premier mobile game developing and publishing company Nazara Games  announced the investment in TrulySocial, a London-based mobile games studio. Other key gaming investors like London Venture Partners and Drussila Hollanda-Grönberg,...

Netmarble One Of The Most Lucrative Mobile App Company In The World

Netmarble Games Corp. estimates it will bring in $1.6 billion in revenue this year, making the South Korean company one of the most lucrative mobile app firms in the world. But to...

Netdragon Websoft’s Liu Dejian Had A Replica Of The Starship Enterprise Built To House...

You'd be forgiven for thinking you'd entered an imaginary realm when stepping onto the campus of NetDragon Websoft, where spaceships sit beside steam-powered locomotives. Is that a fairway or a landing...

Nexon Group to Acquire Mobile Game Developer Big Huge Games

Nexon announced that it will acquire DomiNations developer Big Huge Games, the independent studio founded by Civilization and Rise of Nations designer Brian Reynolds and Tim Train. Nexon, specifically its Nexon...
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China: Content Building To Become Market Entry Point In VR Industry

Countless virtual reality (VR) headsets have appeared in China overnight, vying for attention, while China's burgeoning market has not yet to mature when it comes to tech bottlenecks, such as resolution, refresh...

South Korea’s Games Companies Tumble Amid Tougher Regulations

The number of Korea's gaming companies more than halved in 2014 from five years earlier due to a series of intensified governmental regulations, including a ban on minors' access to online...

Chinese Company Alibaba Announced USD 5.5 Million eSports Tournament

On Wednesday Alibaba announced they’re getting in on the action with the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG). WESG, which will be run by Alibaba subsidiary AliSports, will be a new Shanghai-based...

Mobile Gaming Market In Asia Emerging With Social Games

As smartphone penetration continues to skyrocket, social casino gaming on mobile devices is a growing market with huge potential although competition is fierce, Jamison Selby, Vice President of Games at b...

Netease: 600 Million Mobile Users In China

China's NetEase is focused on pumping out game after game -- and for good reason. Blockbuster hits aside, most mobile games have a relatively short shelf life, with their popularity lasting from...

360 Games Launched SUPER360° Strategy To Help Game Developers Enter Chinese Market

360 Games, one of the leading Chinese game platforms and publisher, announced that it has launched a series of innovative initiatives to attract global game developers to China. The initiatives include the...
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Warcraft Shatters IMAX Opening-day Box Office Records

IMAX China announced that Warcraft, released by Legendary Pictures, scored a record-setting opening day in 290 IMAX theatres across China with box office of USD 5.33 million (RMB 35 million). The new...

Matomy Expands Into APAC With Offices in South Korea

Matomy Media Group opens its office in Seoul to meet the advertising needs of the world's 4th largest mobile gaming market. Seunghyun Ryan Kim, Matomy Korea General Manager, will lead the...

South Korea: Google Play Arcade To Offer Interactive Mobile Gaming

Google Korea will open a free indoor entertainment space dubbed “Google Play Arcade” at Dongdaemun Design Plaza in Seoul, with aims to introduce and bring mobile games closer to the wider...

Tencent: 33 Percent Increase In Online Game Revenue In 4Q / 2015

China's Tencent Holding witnessed a huge 45 percent revenue increase in 4Q, surpassing the estimates of analyst by 10 percent. In the same vein, it also reported missed income in terms of...

Digital Life Pioneer Pulse Evolution Gets USD 10 Million by China’s Original Force Animation...

Pulse Evolution Corporation, a recognized pioneer and leading developer of hyper-realistic digital humans for entertainment, virtual reality, augmented reality and artificial intelligence, announced that Original Force Computer Animation and Shanghai U9 Game have...

Korean Developers Hope To Make Life Fun With Serious Games

Smartphone games nowadays can be more than just about play, with a wide variety of apps developed to help people learn new subjects and even improve their health. Although this category...
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Nexon To Diversify Mobile Portfolio For Global Market

Nexon pledged to continue last year's growth in the mobile games sector by focusing on the global market, publishing and the use of popular game intellectual property according to a report...
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Nexon Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

“Our solid first quarter performance again validates our ongoing strategic focus on quality,” said Owen Mahoney, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nexon.  “We are making steady headway on our strategy,...

Singapore Should Impose GST On Online Service Incl. Games

As more people play or shop online, some experts have said Singapore should start imposing Goods and Services Tax (GST) on such transactions, since the online market is worth nearly S$5...
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Nintendo Of Korea Lays Of 80% Off Its Staff

Nintendo of Korea has laid off nearly 80% of the its 60 member team and has plans to relocate sometime soon according to the Korean website INVEN. The state of Korea’s gaming...