Garena – Singapore game company invests USD 25 million in new Korean developer

According to reports in South Korea, Singapore-based game company Garena has invested 30 billion Korean Won (around USD 25 million) in new Korean developer Alt9. Alt9 was founded in December 2021 with a grand aim to “innovate the stagnant mobile…

Project M – Garena-backed Korean developer teases new PC + console with combat preview trailer

If you did not know, Singapore-based gaming company Garena invested “some” money back in July into Korean developer Hound13, the studio formed by former Dragon Nest veterans and launched Hundred Soul as its first title. Project M will be Hound13’s…

Hound13 – Korean studio receives massive investment from Garena

Korean developer Hound13, known for its first mobile action RPG titled Hundred Soul, yesterday announced it has received a major investment of more than USD 17.5 million from Southeast Asia games company, Garena. Other than publishing League of Legends in…

Undawn – SEA publisher announced with Pre-Alpha registration now live

Following the recent game reveal of Undawn, developed by the Chinese team which made PUBG Mobile, the publisher for the Southeast Asia server (including Taiwan and Macau) has been announced. Garena, which found major success with Free Fire and League…

Fairy Tail: Forces Unite! – Garena launches new Fairy Tail mobile game in Taiwan

A new mobile RPG based on the popular Fairy Tail IP launched in Taiwan recently by Garena, titled Fairy Tail: Forces Unite!, and we decided to take a quick look. We have tried a couple Fairy Tail mobile games in…

Garena – Parent company posts USD 1.46 billion net loss for 2019

In an astonishing financial report revealed by Sea Limited (parent company of Garena) recently, a hefty net loss of USD 1.46 billion was posted for the full year of 2019. Other than Garena, Sea Limited has other subsidiaries such as…

Phoenix Labs – Singapore’s Garena acquires North America developer of Dauntless

Sea Limited, the parent company of games company Garena, has acquired Phoenix Labs, an acclaimed independent games development company and the studio behind the popular cross-platform co-op action RPG, Dauntless. The teams intend to work together to continue building Phoenix…

Ace Force – Rumors point to Garena preparing mobile FPS for tests this week

According to rumors, Garena is holding a Focus Group Test for a mysterious new test this week. This game in question is supposedly “similar” with Overwatch, and the prime suspect is Ace Force, a new mobile team-based FPS which launched…

Contra: Return – Garena begins SEA pre-registration for new mobile shooter

[Pre-register] Garena, the digital entertainment platform under Sea Group, has announced the start of the Southeast Asia pre-registration phase for Contra: Return, the highly anticipated mobile game based on the classic “Contra” franchise. It is co-developed by both Tencent’s Timi…

Arena of Valor – Popular mobile MOBA launches in Singapore, Malaysia, and Philippines

Known as the top downloaded and grossing mobile game 王者荣耀 in China, 传说对决 in Taiwan, Penta Storm in South Korea, and Realm of Valor in Thailand, Arena of Valor has landed for players in Philippines, Malaysia, and Singapore! We have…

Arena of Valor – Garena prepares to launch mobile MOBA in remaining SEA countries

[Facebook page] After launching separate servers in Indonesia and Thailand, Garena is finally preparing to launch Arena of Valor (AOV) in the remaining Southeast Asia countries, mainly Singapore, Malaysia, and the Philippines, which will share a server. Known as 王者荣耀,…

Blade & Soul – Job posting by publisher hints at possible SEA server

According to a recent job posting found online, it seems that Blade & Soul is being prepared for a launch in Southeast Asia. Garena is currently seeking a System Engineer who will work on Point Blank or Blade & Soul,…

Core Masters – Garena announces closure for unpopular MOBA title

Garena today announced it is closing the MOBA title Core Masters in Southeast Asia and Taiwan. The publisher acknowledged the closure is due to the South Korea server closing back on 15 June, with no more content and support available.…

Mabinogi Heroes – Action game revives in Taiwan region today

Less than two weeks since the original server for Mabinogi Heroes closed in Taiwan, it has revived almost immediately under Garena Taiwan. Today marks the official launch day for Mabinogi Heroes Taiwan, with apparently no IP block for the game…