It's time the Australian government recognised the value of the local video games industry and gave it the same level of support as other creative industries enjoy, Australian Greens Communications spokesperson...

Korean online game publisher Netmarble Games has signed an agreement with Korea Industrial Complex Corporation to establish a new complex in Guro District, southwestern Seoul, Netmarble said yesterday. The digital industry complex,...

Tencent, which recently took over Supercell is increasing its clout in the South Korean online and mobile game industries. The Chinese portal services firm has invested in more than 10 game companies...

Malaysians consider mobile apps to be the most important communication service available to them on a mobile phone, with high usage of internet communications, revealed Telenor Group in its Digital Frontrunners...

Netmarble Games Corp. estimates it will bring in $1.6 billion in revenue this year, making the South Korean company one of the most lucrative mobile app firms in the world. But to...

To put this news into perspective, the State Administration of Press, Publications, Radio, Film, and Television (SAPPRFT) are scrutinizing mobile games in China. On Thursday last week, the government organ issued new...

Indonesia's Communication and Informatics Minister Rudiantara said that his ministry will evaluate all online game applications in Indonesia according to a report at Indonesian News Portal tempo.co. The Minister explained that...

Gamania Digital Entertainment announced its official "logout" of Zhonghe headquarters and "login" to its new location in Neihu. "We chose to relocate to the tech-thriving Neihu Science Park as the community...

Bandai Namco has announced its plan to expand its precence in Southeast Asia with a new office in Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur later this year in Q3. The announcement was was revealed...

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) has inked a Memorandum of Understanding with Indonesian leading venture capital firm Kejora Group to facilitate business expansion for companies from both countries. Its chief executive officer...

It’s now 2016, and gaming has firmly moved out of the basement and into the living room–and beyond. In fact, more than half of the population in the world’s industrialized countries...

Tencent Holdings Limited has subscribed to and been allocated shares in the initial public offering of Paradox Interactive on Nasdaq First North Premier. Tencent has been allocated 5.28 million shares at the...
Mario Kart 8 for Nintendo Wii U

Japanese video game-maker Nintendo's new chief, Tatsumi Kimishima, appears to be playing it safe lately, raising concerns the company may be losing its sense of inspiration and creativity according to a...
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According to data from Korean gaming market researcher Gametrics and a report at Koreatimes, Blizzard Entertainment's new first-person shooter (FPS) "Overwatch" had an 11.7 percent market share, surpassing Nexon's "FIFA Online...

In a bid to head off a speculative bubble, China’s securities regulator is set to bar companies from selling new shares to fund investments in film and television, online gaming, Internet...

Facebook should take a page from the WeChat mobile messaging platform if they want to quickly gain customers and grow revenue according to a report at thestreet.com. The mobile messaging platform, a...
Sony Project Morpheus VR headset

Countless virtual reality (VR) headsets have appeared in China overnight, vying for attention, while China's burgeoning market has not yet to mature when it comes to tech bottlenecks, such as resolution, refresh...

Legendary shoe maker Vans has announced that it will be creating a new line of sneakers that feature Nintendo classics like Mario, Duck Hunt and Donkey Kong– among others. Nintendo’s franchises are very...
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Gaming is considered one of the pillars of the Internet economy along with e-commerce, but India hasn't achieved its full potential. While smartphone companies are expecting a big jump in the number...
Southeast Asian gamers

Students’ academic performance are less affected by video games if they are close with the parent of the same gender, according to research published by a Yonsei University’s sociology team on...