Danish-owned PlayLab is a mobile games company based in and focusing on Southeast Asia as a future growth market, with a global success landed with their ‘Juice Cubes’. As their third...

Mauj Mobile, India's fastest growing mobile games company,has announced its aggressive intentions in the mobile gaming space by foraying into game publishing by offering three game publishing deals to winners of...

South Korea’s top portal operator Naver has joined hands with SoftBank Ventures Korea to establish a new 50 billion won (USD 42.75 million) investment fund to nurture promising start-ups in the...
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GungHo Online Entertainment announced that the mobile gaming phenomenon Puzzle & Dragons has surpassed 11 million downloads in North America since its release in 2012. Puzzle & Dragons has also reached another...

NetEase, China’s second-largest online and mobile video game services provider, is poised to report solid year-on-year earnings growth for the quarter to September 30 on the back of strong performance of...
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It’s been a year since Tatsumi Kimishima became president of Nintendo, taking the reins from the late Satoru Iwata. A former banker, Kimishima is now overseeing one of the biggest shifts...
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The Japanese game developer and publisher, Capcom, has released its financial results for the first half of 2016 for the six months ending September 30th, 2016. It posted sales of USD 272...

Chinese internet company Sohu.com, the mother company of online games maker Changyou posted another lacklustre set of financial results in the third quarter of 2016, despite the continued steady performance of...

The popularity of Pokemon Go has failed to stop Nintendo from issuing a profit warning, which it blamed on poor Wii U sales and a strong yen. The Japanese video game maker...

Online game developer and operator Gamania Digital Entertainment has started operation of Gama Pay, smartphone-based third-party mobile e-payment services, in the Taiwan market, becoming the second operator of such services next...
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Nintendo released last week the name, some information and a video of its new video game product. To be called Switch, and launched in March 2017, the product is aimed at breaking...

Chinese online gaming company Giant Interactive said Friday last week that it will buy Israeli rival Playtika for 30.5 billion yuan (USD 4.5 billion) in China's second-largest overseas gaming acquisition this...

When George Lucas founded THX over 30 years ago to push the sound of cinema, he probably never guessed the company he built would wind up purchased by a gaming lifestyle...

DCM co-founder David Chao and Bloomberg's Brad Stone discussed Tencent's investment strategy. They speak on "Bloomberg Technology. You can watch the video here. Source: Bloomberg
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PlayStation will roll out at least five games on iOS and Android in March 2018. Sony's ForwardWorks will be at the helm for the smartphone games. The tech company started this practice...

Mergers and acquisitions in mainland China’s combined technology, media, and telecommunications (TMT) sector have passed the US$100-billion mark for the second consecutive year, led by big-ticket deals involving Tencent Holdings and...

Nexon announced yesterday that it has acquired 49 percent stake in i Digital Connect Co. (iDCC), a Thailand-based game publisher, and became its largest stakeholder. Nexon will take over the remaining stake upon...

Today Japanese electronics group Sony will launch its PlayStation VR headset and it looks like it could be the first proper living room-friendly virtual reality setup. Sony Corp will join the race...

Since 2012, GameFounders has invested into 60 fresh and talented game studios from 26 countries. All game studios around the world can apply here until November 15, 2016. The main criteria...
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Children in China could be banned from playing online games after midnight under draft national regulations designed to combat internet addiction. The rules, released by the Cyberspace Administration of China last week,...