Posts Categorized: Gaming


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Can Blackberry Messenger be a mobile games platform?

This gaming post was originally published on our new sister site Games in Asia, which you should totally bookmark right now. With over 60 mi...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 12:08 pm
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6 reasons why China getting game consoles won’t be a windfall for Sony or Microsoft

This gaming post was originally published on our new sister site Games in Asia, which you should totally bookmark right now. After years of ...

  • September 30, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Government document says China is ready to lift ban on game consoles

Government document says China is ready to lift ban on game consoles

Could this be the real thing? After many false alarms, a document issued by China’s State office this morning suggests that the nation...

  • September 27, 2013
  • at 11:32 pm
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North Korea gets an arcade, 4D movie theater

North Korea just got a little bit more fun. Earlier this month, the Hermit Kingdom’s Kim Jong Un toured a new facility at the Rungna P...

  • September 25, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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WeChat users in China get their own vending machines

WeChat users in China can now quench their thirst in-between chatting online with their buddies using new WeChat vending machines. During a ...

  • September 23, 2013
  • at 11:34 am
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Xenom, the prodigal son of Indonesia’s PC gaming scene

Indonesia’s sudden spike in the PC gaming scene peaked with Xenom’s appearance in the country’s gaming notebook market at a recent pre...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Hands on with BlazBlue: Chronophantasma at TGS: I’m terrible at this

This article is part of our coverage of TGS 2013. Be sure to keep an eye out for our new gaming-focused site, Games in Asia, coming soon. I ...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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This small device could bring over 300 games to your TV

With G-cluster small white device, you can access over 300 games through the internet on your TV or PC.

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 4:38 pm
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First look at Taiwan indie mobile game Monster Night

This article is part of our coverage of TGS 2013. Be sure to keep an eye out for our new gaming-focused site, Games in Asia, coming soon. Th...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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It’s official: Games in Asia is up, available in English and Indonesian

After months of hard work, we’ve finally got Gamesinasia.com up and running (Now fellows, bookmark the site!). Games in Asia is now availa...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 9:38 am
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How freemium games make you pay (VIDEO)

This post was first published on Games in Asia. Nils Pihl is the cofounder of a behavioral analytics startup based in Beijing called Men...

  • September 28, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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4 reasons SteamOS and Steam Machines will be good for Asian gamers

This post was first published on Games in Asia. Valve is slowly unveiling its plan to conquer living rooms worldwide this week, having alrea...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 2:38 pm
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Microsoft could sell the first legal game console in China in over a dozen years

No, it’s not the Xbox One. Sorry to disappoint. But Chinese media are reporting that a new console is in the works, dubbed Bestpad, and ba...

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Report: more Asians buying video games with e-wallets

Japan’s video games and social gaming market was worth over $8 billion last year, with many of the game buyers coming from across Asia. ...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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Sneaking a peek at the very creepy Psycho Break (a.k.a. The Evil Within)

This article is part of our coverage of TGS 2013. Be sure to keep an eye out for our new gaming-focused site, Games in Asia, coming soon. Tr...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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DOTA 2 update: Why the LAN feature is something worth being excited about

In this week's major update, DOTA 2 finally gets the highly-anticipated LAN feature among other major updates.

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Clara Online helps Japanese games expand into Asia

This article is part of our coverage of TGS 2013. Be sure to keep an eye out for our new gaming-focused site, Games in Asia, coming soon. Th...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Mobile MMORPG Ragnarok: War of Gods

Ragnarok: War of Gods takes the battle to Android

Is Rangarok: War of Gods really the Android version of the same game that hit Asia by storm? Or is it just another regular mobile MMORPG?

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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