Posts Tagged: mmo

China's gaming industry stats, 2013 and 2014

Let’s take a look at China’s $13.5 billion online gaming industry (INFOGRAPHIC)

China’s gaming industry is massive, as you’d expect, yet it’s also a lot more complex than you’d imagine. Game conso...

  • January 21, 2014
  • at 11:17 am
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Drakensang Online

Drakensang Online review: does “Diablo 3 in the browser” live up to the hype?

Is Drakensang Online one of Friendster's most prominent games because it is indeed "Diablo 3 in the browser"?

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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8 Asian Teams To Watch At The International DOTA 2 Championships 2013

The International 2013 is just around the corner! Do the Asian teams have what it takes to dominate like last year?

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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League of Legends Localized and Launched in Thailand, Already 100,000 Registrations and Rising

Most recently named the ‘most played PC game in the world’ by Forbes, the popular and award-winning free-to-play Multiplayer Online Batt...

  • August 30, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Olleh4U Brings Classic MMOPRG DarkEden to Indonesia

Last month, the new Indonesian games publisher Olleh4u released the classic DarkEden in Indonesia. DarkEden is an online, horror-themed MMOR...

  • August 3, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Tencent Takes Stake in Epic Games, Makers of Unreal Engine

As regular readers will know, Tencent (HKG:0700) is China’s online gaming king, in everything from casual games to MMOs, and by an eve...

  • June 19, 2012
  • at 8:35 pm
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Tencent’s Online Gaming Dominance Grows as Market Expands to $1.78 Billion

A seasonal survey of China’s online gaming market by Analysys International reveals some stellar growth up to the end of 2012 Q1 ̵...

  • May 25, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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Netease’s ‘Game-X’ is Now Dragon Blade, and it Looks Like a Multiplayer God of War

A couple weeks ago we told you about “Game-X”, a mystery project from Netease (NASDAQ:NTES) that promised to make dreams come tr...

  • April 3, 2012
  • at 3:03 pm
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The Old Republic Launches in Hong Kong and Singapore on March 1

The Old Republic, Bioware’s latest MMO and the best recent shot at World of Warcraft‘s crown, is coming to Asia. Specifically, t...

  • February 16, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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Changyou acquires Raidcall

Changyou acquires Raidcall group voice service for $50 million, wants gamers to get chatty

Changyou (NASDAQ:CYOU), the Chinese online game developer and operator that runs titles like Blade Wars and Grand Chase, wants its gamers to...

  • November 22, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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real soccer online 2

Real Soccer Online 2: Sports Simulation Given the MMO Treatment

Ask the average gamer if they have played a soccer video game on PC and chances are they sampled both Electronic Arts’ Fifa and Konami’s...

  • July 26, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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China online gaming market 2013

China’s Top 6 Online Gaming Companies Pulled in Over $2 Billion in Q1

Now that everyone has posted their first quarter financials for this year we can see how much China’s web giants are making out of gam...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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No Crysis for Crytek as it Opens Shanghai Studio

The German games studio Crytek, makers of the CryEngine that powers its online titles like Crysis and Warface, is setting up a new studio in...

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 10:59 pm
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Report: China’s Gaming Biz Brings in $3.93 Billion, Mobile Gaming Not So Much

A brand-new report on China’s gaming industry shows that the whole sector – covering PC and mobile online games and also single-...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 1:40 pm
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Diablo III Chinese Farmer Makes 60 Million Gold Coins an Hour [VIDEO]

My friends know I’m really into Diablo. Yes, while busy running this blog and business, I’m the proud owner of a level 53 Barbar...

  • June 12, 2012
  • at 10:55 pm
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Duowan Acquires 3D Gaming Platform Startup

The Beijing-based 3D gaming platform E-City Sky has been acquired by the major Chinese gaming portal Duowan. That’s according to Cleme...

  • April 23, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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China’s Most Popular TV Drama to Be Adapted Into an Online Game

China’s most popular TV serial of all time, the iconic historical costume drama Princess Pearl, will soon get a postmodern twist as it’s...

  • February 20, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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Innovation Works Invests in 2D MMO Game

Sina Tech is reporting that Kai-fu Lee’s incubator Innovation Works’s latest investment is apparently a games studio, Zhuhai Xin...

  • February 13, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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