Gree and Yahoo Japan launch new social and mobile initiative

Mobile publisher Gree and Yahoo Japan have teamed up to open a new developer of social and mobile games, GxYz Inc. GamesIndustry reports the two companies began laying the foundation for the new developer in November 2012, and have fronted ¥200 million ($2.1 million) in capital. Gree holds 51% of shares in the new company, […]

8 years ago

Yahoo! headlines

  • Square Enix/Yahoo announcement is Sengoku browser game

    Mind that mindblowing announcement Square Enix and Yahoo! had for today that would “change Japanese history”? Yeah, about that…

    11 years ago
  • Yahoo! - PS3 is "all fun and games until the battery dies"

    This is brilliant. An article on Yahoo! Finance about Christmas gifts has claimed that PS3’s pads must be replaced after running out of charge.“It’s all fun and games until the battery dies,” said author Anne Kadet. “Unlike its competitors, which use replaceable AA batteries, the PS3’s remote control is glued shut. When the battery goes, […]

    11 years ago
  • Former Yahoo COO takes on Guitar Hero for Activision

    According to this All Things D story, former Yahoo COO Dan Rosensweig has now been placed as CEO and president of the entire Guitar Hero franchise.Rosensweig previously worked at CNET and Ziff-Davis before Yahoo.There’s no confirmation of this at the moment, but there’s plenty of background through the link.

    12 years ago
  • Yahoo! says "Sony is in serious trouble"

    David Marcus, of Yahoo! gaming video magazine Playback, has said that after going from first to last place in just two console cycles, “Sony is in serious trouble this generation.”Playback’s latest instalment is supposed to be a handy guide to buying a console this Christmas, and reckons that Blu-ray no longer justifies PS3’s high price […]

    12 years ago
  • How to vote in the US elections: a gamer's guide

    Those Americans given to voting are going to have to pick candidates for presidential elections very soon, and should obviously eschew fly-by-night issues like defence and welfare and concentrate on the heart of the matter when picking the right people to rule the world: where do they stand on gaming?Luckily, this guide from Yahoo! should […]

    13 years ago