Posts Tagged: tmg


Fired TheMobileGamer staff voice grievances online, CEO Alvin Yap responds

Update: Elaboration from Vichi Lestari about Indonesian labor law and whether companies are obliged to follow it. Singapore startup TheMobil...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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varhara review - no frills mobile card collecting

Varhara Review: No Frills Mobile Card Collecting

Varhara is the newest title coming out of Singapore-based The Mobile Gamer that endeavors to tap into the lucrative mobile collectible card ...

  • July 12, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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TMG Targets 10 Million Users By End of 2013

Big dreams, big targets: The Mobile Gamer (TMG), who boasted 3 million users when we heard from them earlier this year, is aiming to have 10...

  • November 12, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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SingTel Invests $1.46 Million in TheMobileGamer

Singapore’s largest telco has invested $1.46 million in TheMobileGamer (TMG) for 35.54 percent equity. That puts TMG’s valuation...

  • September 25, 2012
  • at 7:45 pm
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CEO and founder of TMG, Alvin Yap

Alvin Yap Talks about Monetizing the Feature Phone Industry [INTERVIEW]

Readers may recall when we discussed feature phone business opportunities in Indonesia with Andy Zain. Continuing that discussion, we spoke ...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 5:04 pm
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TMG’s SuperSlank Hits Over 300,000 Gamers On mig33 in 2 Weeks

Building games on Facebook or even Sina Weibo can bring you plenty of users. But TheMobileGamer (TMG) has found success by planting its game...

  • March 6, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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This Month’s Founders Drinks is on Usability, Design, and Monetization of Mobile Apps

Update: Lichi Wu, director of biz dev at Chalkboard, will take Bernard’s place. Made changes to Chris Ismael’s profile. Unfortun...

  • September 19, 2011
  • at 2:44 pm
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Indonesia Digest: TMG plans to expand to Jakarta, blocking 4shared, and more

Here you can find some interesting startup news from Indonesia, not only in its capital, Jakarta, but also other their tech startup hubs suc...

  • August 12, 2011
  • at 9:25 pm
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Alvin Yap TMG

Before succeeding, being a startup founder sucks big time

Update: For greater accuracy on facts, we made minor changes to the fourth paragraph based on information we learned from Alvin Yap. At the ...

  • September 11, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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How The Mobile Gamer (TMG) Hustles For Growth in Southeast Asia

Singapore-based startup The Mobile Gamer (TMG) has come a long way since it was founded in December 2008. The initial idea for the company w...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 9:27 am
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Startup Asia Bandung Hackathon: The Winners

After all the coffee, snacks, and code-crunching that more than 600 developers went through at the 24-hour hackathon at Startup Asia Bandung...

  • October 15, 2012
  • at 12:42 pm
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SingTel acquires 35.5% stake in TheMobileGamer for USD 1.5M

SingTel announced today that it has acquired a 35.5% stake in Singapore-based TheMobileGamer (TMG), a startup that aggregates, distributes, ...

  • September 25, 2012
  • at 7:10 pm
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TMG Boasts 3 Million Users, 100x Growth in a Year

If you pay attention to startups in Singapore and Indonesia, you have probably heard about The Mobile Gamer (TMG), a startup that builds mob...

  • March 15, 2012
  • at 9:58 pm
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Discussion Panel: Starting up in Singapore: the Good and the Bad [LIVEBLOG]

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 10:43 am
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TheMobileGamer on Asia and its Plan for Indonesia [INTERVIEW]

TMG, or TheMobileGamer, creates mobile social games that run on such as Club Wars Advance, Trade Wars and Mobile Fight. Last m...

  • August 22, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Singapore’s TMG Raises S$1 Million From One97 Mobility Fund

Singapore-based TheMobileGamer (TMG) has secured its second round of funding at S$1 million (US$819,000) solely led by One97MobilityFund. Th...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 3:59 pm
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