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Game news from China

Tencent UP 2019 – Quick look at new games announced at...

While the western audience tuned in to Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019 over the weekend, the largest gaming market in the world was focused...

PandaTV – China’s 3rd largest live-streaming platform goes bankrupt

Live streaming, especially for content related to gaming, has been very popular throughout the world for the past few years, including in China. However,...

Diablo Immortal – NetEase hints at Activision Blizzard holding out on...

Last week, NetEase held a conference call with various financial analysts following its quarterly financial call where they announced their performance for the 4th...

Digital Extremes – Warframe developer nabs Meitu as new China investor

Meitu is well-known overseas for its slew of selfie apps such as MakeupPlus (美图秀秀) with over 50 million downloads, while in the domestic market of...

Tencent – New regional gaming headquarters confirmed for Hainan Island

Just when you thought that Tencent is already a household games brand in its native China and has already covered the whole country, the...

League of Legends – New company formed to oversee and expand...

Yesterday, Tencent and Riot Games announced they have formed a new company in China to oversee all esports related operations and businesses for League...

Genesis – Chinese developer reveals new sci-fi MOBA powered by Unreal...

While almost every game developer is looking to push out a battle royale game, there are still some which believe there is still a...

Special Report – Chinese government releases list of 80 games approved...

If you did not know, the Chinese government stopped approving games for launch in the world's largest country back in March 2018. This also...

Steam – Digital distribution platform officially signed for China

At an esports event held at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Pudong, Shanghai, Perfect World and Valve officially signed a contract in the presence of...

Lost Ark – Rumors claim China server is starting Closed Beta...

While Lost Ark has reached over 350,000 concurrent players in South Korea and has over 10 servers now, things got a little more worrisome...