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Japanese Fuji Television Network has acquired an interest in Niantic, the U.S. company behind the popular augmented-reality game Ingress, as it seeks to create attractive content amid shrinking TV viewership in Japan. The...
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Japanese game magazine Famitsu has published a list of the best selling games for 2015 in Japan. Not entirely unexpected either is that the majority of the games are from Nintendo and...
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Last week Nexon announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2015 with financial growth across the board. The full year revenue for Nexon came to...
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Kuala Lumpur based Streamline Studios maintained a close relationship with Capcom's in-house art and game directors in Capcom’s upcoming fighting behemoth Street Fighter V. Throughout development. The collaboration includes design, concept art,...
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Capcom has published positive financial results for the nine-month period between April 1 and December 31, 2015, with net revenue increasing by 19.3 percent to ¥57 billion during the year. The publisher...
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Bandai Namco will open a virtual reality experience area called “VR Zone: Project i Can” in Tokyo April 15 until mid-October, Bandai Namco announced. The VR Zone will act as a virtual...
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Following previous news that Jay Chou is setting up his own professional eSports gaming team, it was reported that the Taiwanese multi-hyphenate has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with...
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Paris based VIZ Media Europe, the leader in Japanese Entertainment content in Europe, announced that the first season (26 episodes) of the animated TV series Yo-Kai Watch will debut on Cartoon...
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Netmarble Games, Korea’s No. 2 game developer, said this week it is seeking an initial public offering later this year in Korea or in other countries such as the U.S. as...
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The Open Beta for the new Asian fantasy MMORPG ASTA – The War of Tears and Winds is live, Webzen, Korean developer and publisher of free-to-play MMO games, announced today. ASTA – The...

The Hour of Code aims to get millions of students around the world to try just one hour of coding during the annual US Computer Science Education Week. The simplest of...
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San Francisco based start-up Magic Fuel Games has secured USD 2.4 million in Series A funding from Chinese games and software company Seasun Games.  Magic Fuel Games, formed by veterans of Electronic...
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Oasis Games is one of the first publishing partners of Sony Computer Entertainment Shanghai (SCES). As Chinese developers, Oasis works with Sony to bring local games to players in the Western markets....
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Last week Nintendo held its first Nintendo Direct presentation of 2016, which focused on upcoming releases this spring. The presentation included also some newly announced games in the Paper Mario and...
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The PlayStation 4 has been around for over two years now, which has sparked Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu to publish the top 20 best-selling video games in the console’s lifetime so...
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Casual mobile games developer and mobile content provider Xurpas Inc., based in Manila, has put up a wholly owned unit that will provide mobile enterprise solutions to businesses. In a disclosure to...
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Fantasy world conquest game Legends of Callasia from Singapore based game developer Boomzap Entertainment is available for early access on Steam. Inspired by classic games such as Civilization, Heroes of Might and...
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Video game giant Nintendo last week chopped its full-year net profit forecast in half, saying slowing sales and a recent pick up in the Japanese currency were eating into its bottom line...
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After having conquered Steam, the Wii U, the PlayStation 4 and the PS Vita, the vintage-styled bombing arena game lands on Apple’s AppStore and Google Play in a “Touch!” edition specially...
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South Korean Netmarble Games today announced that Disney Magical Dice is now available for pre-registration in the U.S. Mickey and his friends invite fans of Disney characters and board games to the...