Category Archives: China
Tue, Aug 23, 2011 | 22:11 BST
Apple plans to release a less expensive iPhone 4 within weeks, in order to nab lower-end customers in emerging markets such as China.
Fri, Jul 29, 2011 | 09:20 BST
VentureBeat‘s reporting that Rovio has partnered with Madhouse to help bring Angry Birds to China. The ad network will help push the mobile marketing campaign for the game in the country. Since its 2009 launch, Angry Birds has seen 12 million units sold from the App Store.
Tue, Jul 05, 2011 | 16:42 BST
According to a survey conducted in China, despite the recent hacking attacks on Sony’s PSN service, the firm is still considered one of the most valued brands in the country.
Fri, May 27, 2011 | 07:11 BST
You made it! Just a little further, son. The weekend glitters at the edge of your straining reach. Have a go at these nibbles for starters.
Fri, May 06, 2011 | 04:54 BST
When it’s not making Alice: Madness Returns, American McGee has said his Shanghai-based studio Spicy Horse is poised to capitalise on one of the largest markets in gaming today – in its own way.
Wed, Apr 27, 2011 | 20:12 BST
EA has announced that Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Tournament, has been added to QQ’s new Game Center, a division of Tencent.
Tue, Mar 22, 2011 | 21:43 GMT
A new report from games industry market analyst firm Pearl Research suggests Internet cafes are still a major motivator in Asian game markets.
Thu, Mar 10, 2011 | 01:41 GMT
Alice: Madness Returns is the last traditional AAA outing for designer American McGee for the foreseeable future, as Spicy Horse announces its intention to target the free-to-play market.
Tue, Mar 01, 2011 | 05:34 GMT
Ahead of the full release to members next week, the PC Gaming Alliance has published an extract from its Horizons Report at GDC, and things are looking up for fans of the Original Platform.
Thu, Feb 24, 2011 | 21:49 GMT
Chinese World of Warcraft provider NetEase has reported significant increases in sales and profit since taking over from The9.
Tue, Feb 15, 2011 | 21:35 GMT
The ESA has named Brazil, China, France, Italy and Spain as the five countries with “extraordinarily high” levels of online game piracy.
Tue, Feb 08, 2011 | 14:07 GMT
Fri, Jan 14, 2011 | 08:35 GMT
Sony Computer Entertainment is reportedly expanding into China, opening facilities in the city of Guangzhou and tentatively planning a local launch of the PlayStation 3, previously unavailable to mainland Chinese residents except by import.
Tue, Jan 11, 2011 | 09:26 GMT
Tue, Nov 16, 2010 | 20:08 GMT
A report issued by iResearch has concluded that China’s Web game market will more than double to $750 million by 2013 as Internet usage expands along with the casual game space.
Fri, Nov 12, 2010 | 08:41 GMT
Spicy Horse boss American McGee said today the China-based developer will expand from 80 to 160 staff in the next year-and-a-half.
Tue, Aug 24, 2010 | 07:38 BST
Blizzard and local operator NetEase have beaten the Chinese bureaucracy machine to finally peg a release date on WoW expansion Wrath of the Lich King.
Sat, Aug 07, 2010 | 21:31 BST
Tue, Jul 13, 2010 | 11:51 BST
Microsoft’s confirmed that Kinect won’t be going on sale in China this year. Or at any point, for that matter.
Thu, Jun 24, 2010 | 10:10 BST
China’s Ministry of Culture is to announce some new restrictive regulations on MMOs and other online titles from August 1.