Tributes are pouring in for Nintendo president Satoru Iwata, the type of leader who was not afraid to go against the trend and take risks, writes Keith Liu.
The mobile games industry in South-East recorded impressive growth and reached over US$1 billion in revenue in 2014, according to Frost & Sullivan.
Advergames may have dipped in visibility as in-game advertising became dominant, but there’s more to the space than being merely a channel for delivering advertisements, according to Branded Mini Games. Gabey Goh has the story.
Android games monetisation and user engagement platform Bee7 has agreed to a partnership with Vserv to help solve mobile games monetisation in the South-East Asian and Indian markets.
Internet venture accelerator Fatfish plans to spin off its mobile games studio investments as a separate entity, and subsequently list it on ASX, writes Goh Thean Eu.
Maxim de Wit, vice president of International at Global Mobile Game Confederation (GMGC), shares some thoughts and insights with Digital News Asia on emerging trends in the fast-growing mobile gaming scene and the role South-East Asia plays.
IDC estimates that online games revenue in APeJ will reach US$30.39 billion in 2018, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.53%.
From being a creative guy to being the creative business guy, Desmond Lee had to make the transition to keep his mobile game studio AppXplore going until it brought in key investor Fatfish Internet Group. DNA founder Karamjit Singh has the story.
A unit of Singapore Internet venture accelerator Fatfish Internet Group Limited has acquired a stake in leading Malaysian mobile games studio AppXplore Sdn Bhd.
Mobile advertising exchange Vserv.mobi has announced a partnership with Microsoft Devices which will see Vietnam-based mobile game developer DivMob merchandising its Android games on the Nokia X platform globally.