Tag: Industry News

Riot Games – Preview photos of new campus headquarters in Los...

A couple of years back, Riot Games announced that the headquarters in Santa Monica, North America will be moving to a new and much...

Tencent – China giant tops ranking list for 2014 global game...

According to the latest report from research firm Newzoo, Tencent is once again at the top of the global game revenues ranking list for...

gumi – Embezzlement case in South Korea confirmed by mobile studio

First announced back in March, an internal investigation was carried out to confirm the findings of a possible embezzlement. gumi has since released an...

Nexon – Gaming giant purchases studio behind Darkness Reborn

Nexon Corporation, currently trading in the Tokyo Stock Exchange (3659.TO), just announced that its subsidiary, Nexon Korea, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all...

NCsoft – CEO extends office term for three years as Nexon...

A few days back, NCsoft held a shareholder meeting, and founder Kim Taek-jin's term as CEO was extended for another three years. Nexon, NCsoft's largest shareholder, had Executive...

gumi – Brave Frontier publisher to lay off around 100 employees

Just around four months after an IPO which raised hundreds and millions of dollars, mobile games studio gumi has taken a dramatic turn in fortunes. The...

gumi – South Korea office under investigation for embezzling funds

According to the head office in Japan, gumi has confirmed that the South Korea office is under internal investigation for embezzling more than USD 300,000...

Tencent – Record year for IT giant in 2014 with USD...

When I first started researching the China market, a colleague joked with me about Tencent, claiming the company might just worth ten cents since it...

Tencent – China IT giant working with Microsoft to promote Windows...

As an active gamer of Tencent Games, I experienced first hand the tortures when Windows 8 and 8.1 launched. Applications and games, including Blade...

Quest Drop – Singapore developer reveals new mobile games publisher

Daylight Studios, a Singapore-based games developer, has announced a new mobile games publishing arm, Quest Drop, for the Southeast Asia market. The studio...