Category Archives: GungHo
Sat, Nov 16, 2013 | 21:53 GMT
Goichi Suda is rather impressed with the emergence of indie titles, stating that the genre is just as important as triple-A title offerings.
Sat, Nov 09, 2013 | 17:10 GMT
Puzzle & Dragons has been downloaded 2 million times in North America, GungHo Online Entertainment has announced. The game has been downloaded over 21 million times combined in Japan and Korea. GungHo plans to release Puzzle & Dragons Z on 3DS in Japan this fall, and there are plans to release it in the west at some point as well. Last week, the firm reported its financials for the quarter, noting a decrease in revenue and profits by 55 and 12%, respectively. Thanks, Siliconera.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 15:27 GMT
Thanks in no small part to mobile phenomenon Puzzles & Dragons, GungHo has a pretty absurd operating profit margin — 57 percent or so this past quarter. But with revenue and profits down 5 percent and 12 percent, respectively, quarter over quarter, the companies price fell sharply this week.
Mon, Oct 21, 2013 | 10:25 BST
Investment has reached record levels, as video game mergers and acquisitions have now passed $5 billion for the first time in 2013. This comes largely as a result of Chinese, Japanese, and South Korean cash, particularly recent deals such as Soft Bank and GungHo’s 51% stake in Supercell.
Mon, Sep 23, 2013 | 23:33 BST
GungHo Online Entertainment has announced its latest bid to make squillions of dollars from the lucrative Japanese mobile market: Divine Gate.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 03:48 BST
Kilelr is Dead and Lollipop Chainsaw developer Grasshopper Manufacture is super keen on Unreal Engine 4, thanks to its cross-platform capabilities.