Nexon

Nexon, South Korea’s top game developer, said on July 4 that it has bought stakes in I Fun Factory, a game server engine developer, without disclosing the exact number of shares...

GameFounders will increase its investment size by almost 50% to $25,000 and extend the deadline for the Fall 2016 intake to June 20 so more studios can take advantage of the...

The exports of South Korea's content industry exceeded USD 5 billion in 2014 due mainly to its continued growth boosted by the global boom of Korean pop culture products, the government...
Mario Kart 8 for Nintendo Wii U

Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima recently talked about his plans for Nintendo for the year 2016 in the Japanese news paper Mainichi Shimbun. First up, he stated that he wants to surprise Nintendo...

Tencent chairman Ma Huateng proposed to build China’s own Bay Area equivalent with a technology zone in Southern China that would include the financial center of Hong Kong and gambling city...

Chinese game producers, which are armed with large capital, are scrambling to push into the Korean market. As they have established strategic partnerships and acquired shares, some raise concerns over whether...
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During the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016, its employment and income environments as well as capital investments remained satisfactory said Capcom in their last statement about its financial results of the fiscal...

Rahul Bhardwaj, Co-Founder, and COO of Junglee Games is an active investor and entrepreneur in India, having previously co-founded Product Mango and Vayyoo, and has led Fortune 50 Enterprise divisions with...
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Just as hockey is to Canada and Cricket is to India, Malaysia has quite the reputation when it comes to competitive sports. The achievements can transcend culture and heritage and serves...

PlayStation has long been Sony’s foremost game franchise, but that may be about to change. The Tokyo-based technology giant has unveiled a new company, ForwardWorks Corporation, which will focus on making...

Youzu Interactive is entering the Indian market with plans to launch local Indian casual strategy games in 2017 through its unit set to come up in Pune, its India CEO Anuj...
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UK based Jagex, the developer behind the role-playing game RuneScape, announced today that it took a “pivotal role” in the creation of a new Chinese games company, Zhongji Holding. Jagex was acquired...

Asia is the fastest growing game market in the world and holds a vast number of talented game developers, just waiting to be discovered. GameFounders wants to meet them all and...

Tencent bought the rights to more than 300 Japanese anime franchises and cultivated others at home with a plan to parlay them into multimedia juggernauts according to a report at Chicago...

The Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) along with its regulatory counterparts introduced Indonesia’s first online games about stock trading as part of a campaign to attract more individual investors to the stock...

Tencent's dominance of smartphones in China, especially in mobile gaming, helped the social network and online entertainment behemoth rack up a 47% jump in second-quarter profit, comfortably beating analysts' estimates. Net income...

Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts announced plans to bring the world of Nintendo to life at Universal theme parks – creating spectacular, dedicated experiences based on Nintendo’s wildly popular games, characters...

Japan continues to dominate average revenue per user (ARPU) for mobile gaming on the iPhone, but growth in China is rapidly gathering pace, according to a new study. The research from intelligence...

A trade mission of several top companies in the Malaysian games industry are making the trip from Kuala Lumpur to participate in the Games Developers Conference (GDC)  this week. InsideGamesAsia.biz had the chance...
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In India, mobile game downloads are expected to grow at a CAGR of 58 percent over the next five years, touching an estimated 5.3 billion downloads in 2020, a Nasscom report...