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Honor of Kings, a role­playing game for smartphones from Tencent, has attracted more than 50 million active daily users since the beginning of the year, after adding 5 million a month since...

China's most popular messaging service provider WeChat, owned by Tencent Holdings, is expanding in the EU and the USA in a bid to find more mobile payment opportunities around the world,...

The International e-Sports Federation (IeSF) will hold the 9th eSports World Championship 2017, which is the sole international eSports event where players compete as representing their countries, in Busan, Korea from...

The Korean company. Five Jack announced it raised USD 1.2 million in series A investment from 500 Startups and Korean VC K-Run Ventures for its marketplace for virtual goods in Indonesia,...

Change is coming to the Korean gaming industry as a mandatory spending cap will be lifted next month - although the industry is promising “voluntary restraints.” Kang Shin-chul, president of the Korea...

From the pixelated and harmless arcade games of Space Invaders and Pacman, eSports, or competitive video gaming, has already rocketed to the limelight with its multi-million dollar revenues according to a...

Rules and framework are needed for the long-term healthy development of China's eSports industry, said the head of a Chinese video game and movie conglomerate. "China's eSports industry is still in its...

Nintendo is taking the same approach to digital publishing as its mobile and PC rivals, SteamWorld Dig 2 developer Image & Form has told the British industry news platform MCV, making its...

Thailand’s True Corporation has teamed up with Toronto-listed Axion Ventures to set up a joint venture firm, aiming to lead game development in Southeast Asia. True Axion Games,  the new Join...

On behalf of DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga GmbH, DFL Sports Enterprises GmbH will issue a tender for interactive entertainment products starting from the 2018/19 season. In this...

The Casual Games Association (CGA), an international trade organization that runs the Casual Connect gaming conferences in Europe, Asia, the Americas, and beyond, has announced major changes in their typical conference lineup. “Beginning in...

Sony Interactive Entertainment announced that PlayStation Now’s catalog is set to grow even further, as it will be expanded to include a new platform: PlayStation 4 games. All of the games in the...

Microsoft’s Phil Spencer recently took a trip to Japan to meet with a number of Japanese third-party game developers in an attempt to encourage the production of more Japanese video games...
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After a comprehensive beta test that lasted nearly two years, Silicon Studio Corporation has announced the official commercial release of its Xenko game engine, an open source engine designed for development...
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Korean games company Nexon, now headquartered in Japan, has invested in Cambridge (England) startup PlayFusion. Neither party is revealing any figures for the Cambridge and California tech tyro’s preferred shares Series A...

Mobile app data and insights company App Annie and the provider of technology market intelligence services International Data Corporation (IDC) unveiled a special joint report entitled, Gaming Spotlight, 2016 Review. The...
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Nexon announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016. Nexon's full-year profits declined by more than 60%, largely down to impairment charges related to its acquisition of the Japanese mobile...

Chinese mobile games developer Skymoons Interactive has launched a studio in Edinburgh, with plans to create an initial 21 highly-skilled games development jobs. It is thought to be the first time a Chinese...

Bandai Namco has trademarked “Viewing Revolution” in Europe. “Viewing Revolution” is the subtitle to the PlayStation VR-exclusive The Idolmaster: Cinderella Girls Viewing Revolution, which was recently confirmed to be getting an English...
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The 13th International Mobile Gaming Awards Global (IMGA Global) announced the 159 games nominated for their Grand Prix award, as well as those nominated for the 12 additional prizes. The winners...