Posts Tagged: mobile games

The future of Gree as told by its founder and CEO (#StartupAsia preview)

The company’s future is cloudy but CEO Yoshikazu Tanaka is ready to light the way.

  • August 22, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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Candy Crush Saga hits China with upcoming tie-in on Tencent’s WeChat

Fasten your seatbelts and get out your toothbrushes, because an avalanche of hard candy is about to hit China. The Wall Street Journal just ...

  • April 16, 2014
  • at 7:18 pm
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In a bid to steal the spotlight from WeChat, Alibaba unveils its first three mobile games

Today Alibaba unveiled the first three titles for its new mobile gaming branch, which the company formally announced earlier this month. The...

  • January 27, 2014
  • at 3:23 pm
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Juice Cubes: Hong Kong-made puzzle game gets a huge boost as its published by Rovio

Rovio, the makers of Angry Birds, launched the third Rovio Stars title Juice Cubes today. Juice Cubes is made by Pocket PlayLab, a develope...

  • October 31, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Space Qube mixes shmups, creativity, and 3D printing into a cool mobile game

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 6:30 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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It’s official, folks: Baidu acquires mobile app store 91 Wireless for $1.9 billion

About one month ago, Chinese search engine Baidu announced its intention to buy China’s leading mobile app store 91 Wireless from NetD...

  • August 14, 2013
  • at 5:48 pm
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Red Dot Ventures leads USD 661K round in mobile games company Daylight Studios

Update – November 29, 11.06am – We have recently reviewed Daylight Studios’ newly launched games, Conquest Age and Spirit ...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 11:25 am
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GREE Shuts Down China Branch (Update: CONFIRMED)

Update: GREE has replied and this is the company’s official statement on the matter: We are reviewing our business to optimize our glo...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 2:13 am
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Japanese gaming giant Gree continues to diversify with launch of new babysitting app

In its ongoing search for new revenue, Gree turns to the childcare industry.

  • August 13, 2014
  • at 1:08 pm
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Beijing-based mobile game company FunPlus raises $74 million in funding

FunPlus, the Beijing-based mobile gaming company, has completed a $74 million series B funding round, according to reports from the Wall Str...

  • March 19, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm
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Will Appota and VNG go head-to-head in 2014?

VNG and Appota, two very different companies are about to converge in 2014 in mobile distribution. Next year is going to be a battleground.

  • January 16, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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Puzzle and Dragons clone Tower of Saviors hits 7M downloads, daily ARPPU at $40

Puzzle and Dragons is doing well, with over 19 million users, generating over $4 million in revenue a day. Its clone, Tower of Saviors, crea...

  • October 7, 2013
  • at 9:58 am
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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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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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Flurry Partners with Renren Games to Bring App Analytics to Chinese Mobile Game Devs

American mobile analytics firm Flurry knows a thing or two about China — in fact, we just shared some of the company’s latest Ch...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 1:22 am
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The end of Facebook games?

By Andrew Wee, a Singapore-based Internet marketer and business consultant. Is 2013 the year that the industry shifts from the social web to...

  • May 29, 2013
  • at 5:11 pm
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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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