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Lumines: Puzzle & Music Arrives in Japan, Australia, and New Zealand

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TOKYO – July 19, 2016 - mobcast Inc., a leading mobile games publisher based in Japan, today announced that it has rolled out the hotly anticipated Lumines: Puzzle & Music in select markets overseas, including Japan, Australia, and New Zealand. The game is now available in those countries for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, and Android smartphone and tablet devices. The game is expected to launch in the United States and all major markets around the globe this September for a download price of US$2.99 on the Apple App Store and Google Play.

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231 Play Launches with Mission to Casualize Timeless Classics

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Berlin-based Mobile Veterans Announce New Studio and Debut Title Peppy Pairs Paradise

BERLIN – May 17, 2016 - Berlin-based mobile veterans and former Game Doctors founders Matthias and Thomas Hoechsmann today announced the launch of their new mobile games studio, 231 Play. The studio strives to bring classic analog casual games into the modern age by adapting them into the mobile space. Their first game, Peppy Pairs Paradise, is set to launch in Summer 2016. Continue reading

Action RPG Tome of the Sun Lights Up the App Store and Google Play Today

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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Atypical Games’ Infinite Tanks Puts You in the Commander’s Seat

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Creators of Sky Gamblers and Battle Supremacy give players more control than ever before in brand new combat sim

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – March 29, 2016 – Atypical Games announced today that Infinite Tanks, the latest from their hit mobile war game portfolio, is coming this summer to iOS, tvOS and OSX. Building on the legacy of their widely acclaimed and highly realistic war simulations Battle Supremacy and Sky Gamblers, Infinite Tanks uses a complex vehicle customization system to give players total control over the buildout and playstyle of their war machine.

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theScore esports: Brand New Look, Same Great Coverage

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Leader in esports Media Marks First Anniversary with Mobile App Redesign

TORONTO, March 8, 2016theScore 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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Linekong Turns to Global Market Opportunities, Invests $20M in Linekong US, Inc.

Chinese Mobile Entertainment Titan Establishes Independent Entity to Pursue Development of Globally Accessible, IP-Based Games

BURLINGAME, CA — Feb. 1, 2016 – Publicly traded Chinese mobile gaming company Linekong Interactive (“Linekong Interactive”; HKSE: 8267) today announced that the company is investing $20M USD to expand its presence in the global mobile game market by establishing a western arm, Linekong US, Inc. This investment will help Linekong US establish partnerships and achieve its mission of building vibrant, globally-accessible mobile games that unite the best of western and eastern game design. Continue reading

Eternal Arena Now Available on the App Store and Google Play

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NetEase Brings One of China’s Most Successful Titles to the West With a Complete Culturalization

BRISBANE, Calif. – November 12, 2015NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) today announced the release of Eternal Area, a fast-paced, fantasy action RPG available now on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and Android devices. In Eternal Arena, players control teams of three epic heroes, each with unique abilities, to save the magical world of Etryna from the rule of a mysterious villain known as the Master. Continue reading

NetEase Reveals Pipeline of Mobile Games and Closed Beta Program

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New Games Enter Closed Beta Phase in the West Starting with Action RPG ‘Eternal Arena’

BRISBANE, Calif. – August 20, 2015 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today revealed a pipeline of new mobile game titles heading into closed beta testing, expanding on the company’s lineup of games for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android for potential release in western markets. Among those, action role-playing game Eternal Arena leads the schedule with a closed beta program starting this week, with the action role-playing game Tome of the Sun and strategy role-playing game March of Heroes opening pre-registration for its upcoming closed beta programs. To register for these programs, visit https://prereg.netease-na.com/ Continue reading