The international developer conference “devcom” is taking place for the first time in advance of and during gamescom 2017 (22 to 26 August), from 20 to 24 August. We talked with...

At the Chinese International Digital Content Expo last month Li Yifei, President of one of the largest Chinese game companies, 37Games, gave an insight view about the company' s targets in 2016. Li Yifei...

To learn more about the growing Chinese gaming market and the opportunity China presents for game developers, our colleagues from App Developer Magazine spoke with Alex Xu is president of 360 Games....
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GungHo Online has become one of Japan’s largest mobile game companies. With some of the most downloaded games in the smartphone market, including Puzzle & Dragons, GungHo Online has been partnering...

Reserved and meticulous. These are some of the words often used by those close to Naver’s founder and board chairman Lee Hae-jin, who is regarded as a pioneer in Korea’s web...

A Q&A was held at Nintendo’s latest investor meeting. One of the questions asked involved VR. Tatsumi Kimishima, Nintendo' s CEO, was asked “Looking at the balance sheet, I think this...

"The digital economy is not simply an aspect of the real economy. It is one of the key underlying aspects of the real economy that acts as both driver and catalyst....
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If the future of Facebook is video, as a top company executive said recently, the gaming industry is already predicting that a lot of that video will show live-action professional gamers,...

India app market is bringing a huge opportunity to India's app developers. However, the market is also facing lots of difficulties. According to an interview with 9Apps country manager Ebrahim Popat,...
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It’s been a year since Tatsumi Kimishima became president of Nintendo, taking the reins from the late Satoru Iwata. A former banker, Kimishima is now overseeing one of the biggest shifts...

NetDragon Websoft and cherrypicks, a mobile and O2O (online-to-offline) technology innovator and wholly-owned subsidiary ofNetDragon, announced the signing of a stock purchase agreement to acquire a 100% stake in cherrypicks alpha. The...
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From the government, startups, and social enterprises, e27 took a look at the Philippines startup ecosystem influencers who make startup life more fun in the Philippines. e27 listed brief snapshots of the top...

Danish-owned PlayLab is a mobile games company based in and focusing on Southeast Asia as a future growth market, with a global success landed with their ‘Juice Cubes’. As their third...

Nexon founder and chairman Kim Jung-ju is not only the front-runner in Korea’s gaming industry, but is also considered a genius for spreading his influence through strategic acquisitions and investments. As noted...

Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima has founded a new independent game studio: Kojima Productions, which has partnered with Sony for its first project, a new franchise that Kojima told IGN...

The fortunes of mainland China’s largest information technology companies could take some odd turns as the impact of Britain’s vote to exit the European Union will differ for internet services firms...

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...

China’s biggest internet company Tencent is not only working in the space of the games industry. Tencent Pictures, its film unit, is looking for acquisitions that can accelerate plans to make...
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Jun Hyuk Bang founded Netmarble Games in 2000 and has grown it into a powerhouse mobile gaming company with nearly $1 billion in annual revenue. Its game, “Seven Knights,” has broken...

For the third time, a trade mission of top Malaysian games companies is making the trip from Kuala Lumpur to participate in Games Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco Show where...