Posts Categorized: Gaming


Korea’s Top 10 Most Popular PC Games (May 2013)

Korea’s Top 10 Most Popular PC Games (May 2013)

Everyone knows that South Korea loves Starcraft. But aside from that, what are South Koreans playing? Korean website Gametrics has tracked t...

  • May 14, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
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Netease Teases New Mystery Shooter, New Globally-Competitive Game Engine?

Everybody loves a good mystery. And it seems the folks at Netease have gotten people talking about one with this teaser page for a new first...

  • May 10, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Fruit Ninja Has 200 Million Downloads in China

Fruit Ninja has been downloaded 500 million times across the world with 200 million of them from China.

  • May 8, 2013
  • at 10:51 pm
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Tencent CEO Pony Ma Talks WeChat, Competition, Going Mobile and Global

This afternoon at the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) event in Beijing, Tencent’s ‘Pony’ Ma Huateng was on stage speaking abo...

  • May 7, 2013
  • at 8:31 pm
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Highly Anticipated Indonesian Horror Game DreadOut Seeks Help on Indiegogo and Steam

Indonesia has had its moments when it comes to making scary movies, but those days are long gone thanks to the crappy sexualized horror movi...

  • May 6, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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KakaoTalk now has 20 million monthly active users on its social games

Game On: KakaoTalk Brings Social Gaming Platform to Indonesia and Vietnam

After months of testing it out in South Korea and Japan, the messaging app KakaoTalk is today launching its social gaming platform for users...

  • May 2, 2013
  • at 6:33 pm
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Call of Duty Online Launches Closed Beta in China, But Will Gamers Care?

Tuesday marked the beginning of the blockbuster Call of Duty franchise’s first real entry into China: Call of Duty Online. Western pub...

  • May 1, 2013
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India’s Zapak Records 100 Million Game Downloads on Nokia Store

India-based mobile gaming developer and publisher Zapak Mobile Games made an announcement a couple of days ago that it has now passed the 10...

  • April 25, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
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Why a $2B Chinese Gaming Company Put “Dick Strings” on a Billboard in Times Square

Why a $2B Chinese Gaming Company Put “Dick Strings” on a Billboard in Times Square

The billboard you see on the right, if read literally, says “dick strings.” It was located in Times Square, placed there by Chin...

  • April 25, 2013
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Puzzle & Dragons Maker GungHo Reaches $15 Billion Market Cap, Now Worth More Than Nintendo

Dr. Serkan Toto is a gaming expert and independent consultant based in Tokyo. You can follow him on Twitter and his blog. This article is re...

  • May 13, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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DeNA Hits Record $2 Billion in Revenues for 2012, But Quarterly Profits and Income Slip Again

Japan-based social gaming platform DeNA (TYO:2432) has just rolled out its Q4 and full-year 2012 financials. After an expensive previous qua...

  • May 9, 2013
  • at 3:32 pm
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A Ranking of China’s Most Leet Universities (No, That’s Not a Typo)

A Ranking of China’s Most Leet Universities (No, That’s Not a Typo)

Chinese high school students are probably all familiar with the academic power rankings of the country’s universities; everybody wants...

  • May 8, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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How China’s UCWeb Plans To Invest $480 Million in the Next 3 Years

China’s UCWeb and its UC Browser app for mobiles have more than 400 million users worldwide with 100 million outside of China. Today at th...

  • May 7, 2013
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Not Only on WeChat: Tencent Hints at Integrated Mobile Gaming Platform

We know that Tencent is developing a social gaming platform for WeChat, its popular messaging app, but so far we’ve not heard about its mo...

  • May 6, 2013
  • at 6:32 pm
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Indian Game Studio Makes Debut on Mac with Real Steel HD

We know that Mumbai-based game studio Reliance Entertainment Digital makes a lot of titles, but it usually focuses on mobile. That’s why i...

  • May 1, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Japan’s GungHo Hits $10 Billion Market Cap

There is no end to GungHo's Puzzle and Dragons hype in Japan, it seems.

  • April 26, 2013
  • at 5:18 pm
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Korea’s Quasi-Porn Game ‘Queen’s Blade Online’ is Coming to Thailand

According to Tencent Games, Korean Game publisher Liveplex has inked a deal with Thailand’s SBT to bring its risque MMORPG Queen’...

  • April 25, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Indonesian Comedy Band ‘Project Pop’ Pops Up in New Nokia Game

Indonesian comedy band Project Pop is quite famous in Indonesia. Since the group’s debut on TVs with its previously named group Project-P ...

  • April 24, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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