Posts Tagged: online gaming


A clash of gaming worlds as Crossfire maker invests $112 million in Sundaytoz

A clash of gaming worlds as Crossfire maker invests $112 million in casual gaming company

Smilegate, Korea-based maker of hardcore online games such as Crossfire, this morning announced a $112 million buyout of 20 percent of socia...

  • March 28, 2014
  • at 5:03 pm
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Giant Interactive to delist from NYSE

Chinese gaming company Giant Interactive to go private after $3 billion buyout of shareholders

While Chinese tech titans like Alibaba and Sina Weibo are set to IPO in the US, gaming company Giant Interactive (NYSE:GA) is doing the very...

  • March 17, 2014
  • at 7:06 pm
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Giant Interactive delist

Gaming company Giant proposes management buy-out and NYSE delisting

Struggling gaming company Giant Interactive (NYSE:GA) has proposed a management buy-out that will see the Chinese firm de-list from the New ...

  • November 28, 2013
  • at 4:15 pm
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League of Legends Indonesia coming soon, aims to boost eSports in the country

Garena Indonesia is launching League of Legends (LoL) in Indonesia next month with the aim to bring competitive gaming to Indonesia via t...

  • September 9, 2013
  • at 5:00 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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Four Reasons Online Games Block Chinese IPs

As I’ve said before, being a gamer in China isn’t always fun. Chinese publishers’ censorship of popular foreign games like...

  • March 15, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Game On! China’s YY Ready to Hit NASDAQ, Will Debut at $10.50 to Raise $82 Million

Ending an eight-month drought of Chinese IPOs, the gaming community YY (NASDAQ:YY) is about to hit the tickers at the start of trading in Ne...

  • November 21, 2012
  • at 9:45 pm
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China’s Gaming Community YY Launches US IPO Roadshow, Looks to Raise $97 Million

Chinese gaming community portal YY has really got its IPO roadshow rolling, and has filed new documents at the US SEC. The filings reveal th...

  • November 8, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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Qeon Interactive Launches Heva Online in Indonesia with Pop Group CherryBelle

Indonesian game publisher Qeon Interactive officially released its second online game called “Heva Online” recently in Indonesia. Korean...

  • October 5, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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5 top payment solutions for online games in Indonesia

Here we take a look at the top five payment solutions in Indonesia to help gamers spend their money.

  • March 27, 2014
  • at 9:30 am
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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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Prodigy aims to become Indonesia’s number one game publisher

The online gaming industry in Indonesia is growing rapidly. As a result, lots of new game publishing companies are trying to get a chunk of ...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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1 Year Later, How Has Friendster Succeeded As a Gaming Platform in Southeast Asia?

Are you a gamer? How do you find Friendster's gaming platform?

  • July 29, 2013
  • at 9:10 pm
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How Startup UniPin Hopes to Solve Payment Hassles for Indonesian Gamers

How Startup UniPin Hopes to Solve Payment Hassles for Indonesian Gamers

UniPin is a four-year-old Indonesian payment startup that aims to make payment for online games easier. It has around 30 staff working on Un...

  • May 22, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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China Will Develop Its Own Criteria for Diagnosing Game Addiction

It’s no secret that China has a problem with gaming addiction. OK, every country has problems with gaming addiction, but some people i...

  • February 20, 2013
  • at 1:32 am
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Nexon Gets the Nod From Valve for DOTA 2 Launch in Japan and Korea

Korean games publisher Nexon (TYO:3659) has announced today that it’s bringing the hit game DOTA 2 to Japan and South Korea. The deal ...

  • November 8, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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Chinese Gaming Portal YY Shoots For US IPO

The Chinese gaming and downloads portal YY.com has taken its first step towards a US IPO – despite the frosty conditions for Chinese s...

  • October 16, 2012
  • at 12:05 pm
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Game Over? Chinese Gaming Execs Crunch Numbers, Prove Qihoo’s High ARPU

The jabs and lunges are coming thick and fast in the verbal boxing match between the short sellers Citron Research and the Chinese tech exec...

  • September 13, 2012
  • at 10:01 pm
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