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Animoca Brands and Mattel Inc. announced the launch of  Thomas & Friends™: Race On!, the children’s mobile game featuring Thomas the Tank Engine™ and other characters from  Thomas & Friends™, the globally popular...
China market Q1-Q2 2013

Ever wonder just how widespread mobile gaming is in China? A new “China Video Game Industry Report” has the answer: it’s massive. According to the Report, China had 366 million mobile...

Youzu Interactive, a world-leading game developer and publisher, recently earned recognition from both Apple and Microsoft at their respective annual developer conferences in San Francisco. As the parent company of GTArcade,...

Releasing a game in China as a non-Chinese developer was already a complicated ordeal that required compliance with a number of government-imposed restrictions and a complex licensing process, but publishing in...

Thailand-based Playlab has secured US$5 million in Series B funding from venture capital firm Monk’s Hill Ventures in one of the largest game-focused deals in Southeast Asia to date. The funding...
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Hong Kong based Animoca Brands announced it has signed a publishing agreement with Japanese game developer and publisher Colopl. The agreement gives Animoca Brands the right to publish Colopl’s Tokyo Casino Project game,...

Hungama Digital Media has launched the official game of Force 2 - an action-thriller featuring John Abraham, Sonakshi Sinha and Tahir Raj Bhasin. The game lets you step into the shoes...

Based on the hit arcade game Lord of Vermilion CCG, Lord of Vermilion: Arena, Square Enix will be launching their latest MOBA title Lord of Vermilion: Arena into the Open Beta phase...

The determination of East Asian mobile technology companies to showcase 5G at the 2018 Winter (Pyeongchang, South Korea) and 2020 Summer Olympic Games (Tokyo, Japan) is accelerating the global development of...

Mobile gaming installs saw a “significant increase” of 30 per cent in Q1 2016 compared with the previous quarter, with China representing 31 per cent of the total, according to a...
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In September at the Oculus Connect 2 developers conference a numerous titles were announced for Samsung’s Gear VR mobile virtual reality (VR). One of those titles was Into the Dead by New...
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According to a year-end report from app analytics firm Distimo, Google Play Android app revenues led in Korea and Japan this year, two of the three fastest growing mobile game markets...
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Monster Strike, a mobile action RPG developed by Japan based social networking service company Mixi, made $387 million between April 1 and June 30, according to the company's latest financial report. As Tokyo-based...

Japanese mobile publisher Gumi will invest in a new San Francisco-based VC fund looking to raise $80 million to build out the virtual reality industry in the West. At the last board...

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....

Yeahmobi published another analysis about Singapore’s mobile internet environment. That analysis shows that Singapore is a leading business center in Asia with many start-up companies and headquarters of global acting companies. With...
King and Kakao

Korean mobile messaging service Kakao Talk has partnered with UK developer King to release the popular Candy Crush Saga title in Korea. “In Candy Crush Saga for Kakao, King has developed exclusive...
JP Mobile Gamers

Smartphone gamers in Japan can’t seem to get enough of their favorite mobile gaming apps. Their daily gaming habit is helping push monthly spending, and revenues for the country’s gaming companies,...

Known for casual games, Southeast Asian virtual game studio Boomzap Entertainment is now making its entry to the strategy games market with its game Legends of Callasia. Legends of Callasia (formerly known...
Alibaba

Hangzhou-based Alibaba has revealed plans to launch a mobile games platform in China. The new platform will distribute third-party mobile games, led by a new Alibaba subsidiary that will focus on...