Mobile Gaming

Tencent Launches Mobile Game Variant to Stimulate Players' Math Skills

Tencent Launches Mobile Game Variant to Stimulate Players' Math Skills

China's internet giant Tencent Holdings has released a new mobile game called Variant to nurture players' mathematical talent.

Jun 27, 2018
Chen Juan & Liu Jing
Fan Economy Could Drive E-Sports in China to Become CNY100 Billion Industry

Fan Economy Could Drive E-Sports in China to Become CNY100 Billion Industry

Actual sales of competitive video gaming, or e-sports, hit CNY36 billion (USD5.4 billion) in China during the first half of this year, with full-year expectations at CNY90 billion.

Nov 22, 2017
Zhang Xia
25 Million Gamers Reserve Spot to Test Glorious Mission, Tencent’s PUBG Clone

25 Million Gamers Reserve Spot to Test Glorious Mission, Tencent’s PUBG Clone

Glorious Mission, a mobile game developed by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. [HKG:0700], will undergo testing on Nov. 21.…

Nov 20, 2017
Zhang Xia
NetEase’s E-Commerce Sales Are Set to Outstrip Gaming Revenue, Founder Says

NetEase’s E-Commerce Sales Are Set to Outstrip Gaming Revenue, Founder Says

E-commerce revenues at NetEase Inc. [NASDAQ:NTES] are on track to outstrip mobile game sales, although gaming will remain more profitable,…

Nov 14, 2017
Jiang Xuan
JD.com Unveils Standards for Gaming Phones, Plans to Release First Batch in Second Quarter of 2018

JD.com Unveils Standards for Gaming Phones, Plans to Release First Batch in Second Quarter of 2018

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com Inc. [NASDAQ:JD] has officially released standards for gaming smartphones and unveiled the first such phone tailored…

Oct 20, 2017
Zhang Xia
Chinese Marine Product Maker Plans to Buy 100% Stake in Online Gaming Firm

Chinese Marine Product Maker Plans to Buy 100% Stake in Online Gaming Firm

Marine product developer Dalian Yi Qiao Sea Cucumber Co. [SHE:002447] plans to buy out an online gaming firm in a bid to branch out into the sector.

Oct 16, 2017
Tang Shihua
Gameone Buys Rights to Run Mobile Game Demi-Gods & Semi-Devils in Hong Kong, Macao

Gameone Buys Rights to Run Mobile Game Demi-Gods & Semi-Devils in Hong Kong, Macao

Hong Kong game developer Gameone Holdings Ltd. [HKG:8282] has penned a deal with developer Changyou.com Ltd. [NASDAQ:CYOU] to operate one of its role-playing games in Hong Kong and Macao.

Sep 1, 2017
Dou Shicong
Tencent Feels Confident About Upcoming Video Games, Executive Says

Tencent Feels Confident About Upcoming Video Games, Executive Says

Chinese internet and gaming giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. [HKG:0700] is feeling very confident about the game products it has lined…

Aug 18, 2017
Dou Shicong
Tencent Share Price Soars to All-Time High, Takes Market Cap Past USD384 Billion

Tencent Share Price Soars to All-Time High, Takes Market Cap Past USD384 Billion

Chinese internet and gaming giant Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s [HKG:0700] share price hit an all-time high yesterday, taking its value to…

Aug 1, 2017
Dou Shicong
Chinese Publisher Youzu Buys Rights to Develop Game of Thrones Mobile Game

Chinese Publisher Youzu Buys Rights to Develop Game of Thrones Mobile Game

Youzu Interactive Co. [SHE:002174] has won the mobile adaptation rights for medieval fantasy television series Game of Thrones as Chinese…

Jul 31, 2017
He Tianjiao
Apple’s New Developer Rules See 20,000 Chinese Apps Kicked Out of App Store

Apple’s New Developer Rules See 20,000 Chinese Apps Kicked Out of App Store

One of the world’s largest smartphone makers, Apple Inc. [NASDAQ:AAPL] has dumped more than 20,000 Chinese applications from its App Store, with more still being taken down.

Jun 29, 2017
James Boynton