Building a strong and dynamic mobile game industry will be a critical component of the new digital economy, says the Global Mobile Game Confederation. Thailand is one of Southeast Asia's biggest...

Bandai Namco announced that God Eater Resurrection will launch for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita on October 29 in Japan. First-print copies of the game will include the “Another Character: Rindou”...

Following the success of Soul Hunters in Asia, Chinese game developer Lilith Games has released in collaboration with publisher Kick9 its card collecting battle game (CCBG) in North America. Soul Hunters is available for download across mobile...
Edugame China

A report from market research firm Ambient Insight predicts that the market for educational games in Asia will grow to US$1.723 billion by 2017. The analysis was completed last year and...

South Korean game developer and publisher Joycity announced the launch of its new mobile 3D action game Warship Battle. Warship Battle is a 3D action game with authentic military vessels and missions based...
MOBA games

Analyst firm DFC Intelligence reports that global PC game revenues have now grown larger than console game sales. DFC attributes the shift to the worldwide popularity of multiplayer online battle arena...
Mobile growth and market disruption for Asia in 2014

When the games industry talks about Asian markets, it's generally about the established regions China, Japan and South Korea. However the new market reseach report from Newzoo has indicated that, not only are there countries where...
Android, iOS

Google has announced the latest version of the company's Google Play Games Services mobile development platform at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. The newest edition of the mobile developer tool...
APAC mobile games industry

According to a new Report from Counterpoint Research Indonesia’s smartphone market has expanded 55 per cent in Q1 / 2015,as compared to an year ago, and now accounts for just over half...
League of Legends 2014 World Championship Cup

Riot Games has announced that the League of Legends 2014 World Championship will take place in Taipei, Singapore and Busan over five weeks, ending with the 2014 World Final on 19...

Electronic Sports League (ESL) announced that it has reached an agreement with the international entertainment group,  Modern Times Group MTG AB (MTG), to acquire a majority stake in Turtle Entertainment GmbH, the...

A trade mission of several top companies in the video games industry are making the trip from Kuala Lumpur to participate in the Games Developers Conference (GDC) March 2-6 at the...

Techninier Sdn Bhd, Malaysia's leading mobile social gaming platform provider today launched Malaysia's largest and first ever "live" Android gaming tournament, World War III with Celcom Axiata Berhad, the first and foremost...
Thailand

Leading Thai game publisher Asiasoft expects Thailand’s online games turnover to reach US$132 million by 2014. The rapid growth of online gaming since 2009 has been attributed to the spread of...

Cloud Imperium Games (CIG), the creators of the first person universe space simulator, Star Citizen, opened a development office in Frankfurt, Germany. Managed by CIG’s Foundry 42 Ltd. in Manchester, the Frankfurt office...
Tenkai Knights

Bandai Namco has announced Tenkai Knights: Brave Battle, a hack-and-slash game in development for Nintendo 3DS. The single and online multiplayer title is based on Japanese-Canadian anime series launched in North America...

Animoca Brands announced that Ourpalm Co Ltd has agreed to make a strategic cash investment in the company. Ourpalm will invest USD 2.3 million in cash for 11.11% of the Company’s expanded share...

Blizzard Entertainment and NetEase announced a three-year agreement to license Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch to a NetEase affiliate in China. Revealed last November, Overwatch brings Blizzard’s signature easy-to-learn, hard-to-master gameplay to the FPS genre. “With Overwatch,...

The output value of Taiwan's mobile game industry could increase by 70 percent this year as the market continues to grow, a manager with the Taipei Computer Association said last Sunday....

Google is expanding its presence in Korea's mobile transactions market after the government eased regulations allowing payment gateway (PG) operators to handle payment and settlement services on mobile devices according to...