Electronic Arts announced that the Meiji Yasuda J1 League, Japan’s top football league will be added to EA Sports FIFA 17 when the game launches on September 29 worldwide. The J1...

Beijing based FunPlus, the publisher of top ranking game Dot Arena and worldwide leader in social games, recently entered into a longterm strategic partnership with mobile game studio, XII Braves. The multimillion investment by...
Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth

Bandai Namco has revealed that the Japanese publisher is developing a new Digimon title exclusively for the Sony PlayStation Vita. Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth will join the most recently released games in...

Chem Caper, a educational role playing game that applies basic secondary school chemistry, is set to be released for iTunes and Google Play in July for seven countries including Malaysia and Singapore.  Solving puzzles and...
MapleStory 2

MapleStory publisher Nexon and developer N Square have announced that a 3D follow-up to the popular F2P MMORPG title is in development. The companies also revealed that the sequel's beta launch is...

Game On is the first major international touring exhibition to explore the vibrant history and culture of computer games. Focusing on key game developments between 1962 and the present day, it...
Julien Merceron

Japan's Konami Digital Entertainment has announced that Julien Merceron will join the company as worldwide technology director, and will be based at the company's European HQ in the UK. "Julien is...
New Zealand

According to a new member survey from the New Zealand Game Developers Association, games developed in the country earned NZ$36 million last year, growing 86 per cent year-on-year, with NZ$31.4 million...

Vietnam’s social app Tappy has been acquired by the Silicon Valley cloud-based social games platform Weeby.co for an undisclosed seven-digit amount. Weeby.co, formerly Game Closure, raised US$12 million in series A...

Netmarble revealed the partnership and the news at the first 'Netmarble Together' with the press in Seoul last week and confirmed that they are planning to formally launch the mobile version of the...
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The virtual reality market is expected to hit USD 80 billionby 2025, indicating that the industry today is in a ripe position for investment and growth, according to Goldman Sachs Global...

Streamline Studios announced a collaboration with Final Fantasy XV from Square Enix. Final Fantasy XV is the 15th and latest installment of the iconic “Final Fantasy” game series, which takes their “fantasy based...

Osterhout Design Group (ODG), a leading designer and manufacturer of augmented, virtual and mixed reality smart glasses and products, announced an exclusive partnership with China Mobile Communications Corporation’s (China Mobile) subsidiary...
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Singapore based games studio gumi Asia is collaborating with Japan's Square Enix on the global version of a new game in the Final Fantasy series. The role-playing game, Final Fantasy Brave Exvius, was...

Hongkong based Animoca Brands has signed an agreement with Mattel, Inc. to create mobile games based on Mattel's portfolio of brands. As part of the agreement, Animoca Brands and Mattel will jointly invest...
Japan

Japan's Computer Entertainment Supplier's Association (CESA) announced the results of a survey of game developers in conjunction with the CEDEC conference that begins today in Yokohama. The report collected 473 responses, and...

Gamasutra reported that after a 10-year career at ArenaNet, Guild Wars 2 lead designer Eric Flannum has joined Amazon Game Studios to serve as creative director in the development of a...
Nintendo

While The Wall Street Journal is reporting on Nintendo’s upcoming handheld/console, code named “Project NX,” word of Nintendo’s new Developer Portal rose to the surface. Introduction of the portal is especially...
Hirsoshi Yamauchi

Hirsoshi Yamauchi, Nintendo's president from 1949 to 2002, has died at 85. Yamauchi remained the company’s largest shareholder after his retirement, with an estimated net worth of US$2.1 billion. Yamauchi was the...
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The Finnish mobile gaming startup Snowfall has raised €1 million (US$1.12 million) in a round led by Frontier Singapore, which is the Singaporean chapter of Helskini-based VC Frontier. The company will use...