Posts Tagged: DeNA



Korean Gaming Giant Nexon Hits $1.2 Billion Revenue in 2012, Marches on to Mobile

Nexon’s (TYO:3659) Q4 2012 results are just in. In brief, the Korean gaming giant did okay. Last quarter saw Nexon hitting ¥30.94 bil...

  • February 13, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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DeNA’s Revenue Hits $567 million in 3Q, Operating Profit Dips 3% on Aggressive Promotion of Comm App

Update, 12.37am: A DeNA representative further explained on my note about the company’s slight dip in operating profit. He stated that...

  • February 7, 2013
  • at 4:16 pm
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DeNA Gets a Playful Rebranding, Plans to Release Social Music App in Japan

Recently we looked back on what was a pretty busy year for Japan’s DeNA (TYO:2432). The internet and social games company has expanded...

  • January 10, 2013
  • at 2:45 pm
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Understanding DeNA and Mobage: A Graphical Overview

As the Tokyo editor for TechInAsia, one of the biggest tech players I’ve had to watch over the past year has been DeNA (TYO:2432), as the ...

  • December 26, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Separating the Men from the Boys in Japan’s Online Social Scene

The folks over at Looops Communications recently put together a good overview of some of the major social platforms in Japan [1]. And there&...

  • December 19, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Chat App Comm Will Be a Big Part of DeNA’s 2013 Plan

DeNA is doing well financially these days, and we’d all like to find out more about its plans for 2013. I attempted to dig up some more in...

  • December 15, 2012
  • at 10:28 am
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With 3 Million Users in Japan, DeNA Brings Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade to North America

DeNA (TYO:2432) and Square Enix (TYO:9684) are partnering to bring the first free-to-play, English Final Fantasy title to mobile phones in t...

  • November 30, 2012
  • at 2:50 pm
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DeNA’s Chat App ‘Comm’ Doing Well Thanks to TV Ad Spot

We previously told you about DeNA’s new voice and chat application, Comm, which launched about a month ago. The iOS app debuted well a...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 10:57 am
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DeNA and Yahoo Japan Partner to Offer Smartphone Social Games Next Spring

Today Japan’s DeNA (TYO:2432) has announced that it will be expanding its PC social games alliance with Yahoo Japan (TYO:4689) to incl...

  • November 9, 2012
  • at 9:07 pm
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11 Hot Mobile Messaging Apps from Asia and How They’re Super-Innovative

With the numbers Rick released on mobile messaging apps growth, and Willis’ post on how heated the mobile messaging battle is getting, I t...

  • February 12, 2013
  • at 12:09 pm
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DeNA and Nexon Partner to Bring More Mobile Games to Mobage

Hot on the heels of last week’s rebranding announcement, Japan’s DeNA (TYO:2432) has announced a major partnership today with ga...

  • January 18, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Japanese Mobile Social Gaming: 2012 in Review

It has been a pretty busy year in the mobile space in Japan. While the prevailing narrative in most western media has been the demise of Jap...

  • January 4, 2013
  • at 4:35 pm
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Cygames’ Rage of Bahamut Surpasses 10 Million Users Worldwide

Japanese gaming publisher Cygames has announced that its hit mobile social game Rage of Bahamut has surpassed the milestone of 10 million re...

  • December 21, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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5 Great iOS Apps from Japan in 2012

There have been lots of great applications to emerge from Japan over the past year. And while I can’t claim to have that many of them, I h...

  • December 17, 2012
  • at 10:30 am
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Japan’s DeNA and Korea’s KT Corporation Partner for Mobile Games Exchange

Japan’s DeNA (TYO:2432) announced today that it will be teaming up with KT Corporation (NYSE:KT) in Korea to ‘mutually exchange ...

  • December 14, 2012
  • at 11:55 am
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Japanese Social Giants DeNA and Mixi Agree on Common Game Developer Platform

Japanese social giants Mixi (TYO:2121) and DeNA (TYO:2432) announced today that they will form an alliance that will see their respective ga...

  • November 22, 2012
  • at 2:57 pm
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Pair of Mobage Games Rule Android Top Grossing Charts

DeNA (TYO:2432) points out today that its mobile RPG Blood Brothers reached the top of the Google Play top grossing app charts in the US ove...

  • November 13, 2012
  • at 11:20 am
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DeNA Picks Up 20 Percent Stake in Cygames for $92 Million

We’ve written much about the success of Cygames’s card battle game Rage of Bahamut both in its home market of Japan, as well as ...

  • November 7, 2012
  • at 5:35 pm
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