Posts Tagged: gaming


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Puzzle & Dragons hits 20 million users in Japan, finally launches in UK too

Japan’s biggest smartphone game Puzzle and Dragons now boasts over 20 million registered users in the country, maker GungHo (3765.OS) anno...

  • October 18, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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GREE offers voluntary retirement to 11% of workforce, shuts Osaka office

Today it came to light that GREE is planning to offer voluntary retirement plans to about 200 employees, or 11 percent of its entire workfor...

  • October 3, 2013
  • at 10:21 am
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Singapore’s iMotion launches Kickstarter for motion-sensing game controller with haptic feedback

This article was originally posted on Games in Asia, our new sister site that’s dedicated to bringing you all the best in Asia games a...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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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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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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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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Hands-on with award-winning Japanese indie puzzle game Tranth

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 10:38 am
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Ex-Nintendo President Hiroshi Yamauchi passes away at age 85

Hiroshi Yamauchi, one of the biggest pioneers to the gaming industry and the man who transformed Nintendo from a trading card business into ...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 12:22 am
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Let’s see what Square Enix Smileworks is working on in Indonesia

We recently wrote about Square Enix coming to Indonesia, and now we can see what it’s working on. Square Enix has permanently settled...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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11 games for you to play this weekend

This article was originally posted on Games in Asia, so if you’re interested in gaming content, you should bookmark the site immediate...

  • October 5, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Nintendo to stop Wii production in Japan

After 7 years in the market, Nintendo to stop Wii production in Japan as confirmed by an employee from Nintendo Europe.

  • October 2, 2013
  • at 1:30 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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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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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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First look at World of Finger, a unique indie mobile game from Taiwan

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. It...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 11:45 am
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Gaming madness in China: 15-year-old gamer stabs mother to death, keeps playing

I’ll have to do an abbreviated version of Gaming Madness in China this week, as I’m currently caught up in some real-life gaming...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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TGS hands-on: Xpec’s upcoming mobile fantasy card battle game Fantasy Lore

There are an awful lot of games at TGS about fantasy battles. After all, the Asian market loves them! Taiwan’s Xpec Entertainment is a...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 11:31 am
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‘Infectonator: Hot Chase’ is infectious in every sense of the word

Infectonator: Hot Chase has made our Indonesian team crazy with its addictive yet simple gameplay. Indonesian indie game developer Toge Prod...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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