Microsoft, Mojang and NetEase Games introduce the sandbox game Minecraft to China
GUANGZHOU, China, – May 20, 2016- Soon Chinese Minecraft fans will be able to create and explore their very own worlds limited only by their imaginations. Microsoft, Mojang and NetEase, Inc. today announced a five-year exclusive agreement to license Mojang’s Minecraft mobile and PC editions to a NetEase, Inc. affiliate in mainland China. As part of the agreement, Mojang will develop a version of Minecraft tailored for the Chinese market and release it in partnership with NetEase. Minecraft is a world-renowned sandbox game that enables players to adventure in uncharted realms, collect resources and build in an infinite world.
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As one of the first developers committed to building an app for Daydream, NetEase shows the strength of its capabilities in virtual reality gaming
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – May 18, 2016 – NetEase (NASDAQ: NTES)’s virtual reality game Twilight Pioneers was revealed at Google I/O 2016 as one of the first games to commit to Google’s new high quality mobile VR platform built on top of Android called Daydream.
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Design and Build Your Own Spaceship with Starship Corporation (PC)
Haarlem, The Netherlands – 29 April 2016 – Publisher Iceberg Interactive and developer Coronado Games are pleased to announce they have today launched their starship-building simulation title Starship Corporation (PC) into the Steam Early Access program. Starship Corporation is available for purchase at a price point of $ 19.99 with a 10% discount during the week of launch on Steam.
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NetEase’s Latest Western Release Brings Anime Art Style, Battle Pets, and Fast-Paced Action
Brisbane, Calif. – April 28, 2016 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) has today announced the launch of Tome of the Sun, an action-packed mobile RPG, on iOS and Android devices. Featuring chibi-style characters and an art style reminiscent of Japanese animation, Tome of the Sun combines fast-paced gameplay, deep customization of characters, evolving pet companions, and real-time multiplayer gameplay.
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Prepare to Make the Battleground your Playground in Latest Western Release from NetEase
BRISBANE, Calif. – April 20, 2016 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) has today announced that Tome of the Sun, the company’s next mobile game release in Western markets, will launch on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, and Google Play for Android devices on April 28. Tome of the Sun will be free to download and is a fast-paced action RPG created for tap controls, featuring a massively multiplayer world.
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Space-Sim Spinoff to Starpoint Gemini 2 Lets Players Explore and Expand in the Legendary Gemini System
HAARLEM, The Netherlands – April 14, 2016 – Publisher Iceberg Interactive and Croatian developer Little Green Men Games today launched Starpoint Gemini Warlords, the next installment of the highly successful Starpoint Gemini series, onto Steam’s Early Access program. The game introduces many sought after new features including the player headquarters, a giant space station for storing the fleet, and building new ships. As development of the game progresses, research can be conducted there on weapons, ships, structures, and new HQ modules. Conquer, fight, salvage, rescue, mine, loot and trade your way to interstellar glory in an immense galaxy, close to ten times bigger than in its predecessor Starpoint Gemini 2.
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BRISBANE, Calif. – March 30, 2016 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES), one of China’s leading Internet and online game service providers, today announced that its NetEase Games division was ranked 6th on PocketGamer’s annual Top 50 Developers list for 2016. The award is now in its seventh year and acknowledges financial success, operation in various global regions, experimentation across genres and themes, potential for expansion, and the quality of the developer’s games. Separately, the news comes on the heels of NetEase making its debut at #9 on App Annie’s Top 52 Publishers of 2015 list, reserved for the top earners on the iOS App Store and Google Play combined.
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Leader in esports Media Marks First Anniversary with Mobile App Redesign
TORONTO, March 8, 2016 – theScore esports by theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR) (“theScore”) today marked its first anniversary with a complete redesign of its leading mobile app, creating an even better looking and user-friendly way to follow all the latest live scores, stats and breaking news from across competitive gaming.
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