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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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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NetEase Brings One of China’s Most Successful Titles to the West With a Complete Culturalization
BRISBANE, Calif. – November 12, 2015 – NetEase, 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 Eternal Arena Now Available on the App Store and Google Play
Chinese Tech Giant Expands Western Game Development Portfolio with Strategic Investment in Finnish Startup
BRISBANE, Calif. — October 27, 2015 — NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today announced that its NetEase Capital Venture arm has made a $2.5 million investment into Reforged Studios, a privately held game studio based in Helsinki. The capital will be used to provide the studio’s veteran team with production resources to accelerate and enhance both new and existing development projects both existing and new, as well as drive recruitment of the Nordic region’s brightest talent.
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Puzzle Game Celebrates Chinese Heritage with Traditional Art-inspired Gameplay
BRISBANE, Calif. – October 15, 2015 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today expanded its portfolio of mobile games for Western audiences with the launch of a Chinese art-inspired puzzle game, The Beautiful Dream. The game is completely free to download at launch for a limited time and contains no in-app purchases or advertisements. After the promotional period ends, The Beautiful Dream will be available for download for $0.99 USD on the App Store.
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NetEase Games Releases Free Puzzle Game, Challenging Players With Beautiful Brain Teasers In a World of Mystery and Moonlight
BRISBANE, Calif. – September 24, 2015 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today expanded its Western mobile game lineup with the release of a new puzzle game, Lunar Flowers, available now for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Continue reading Lunar Flowers Now Available Exclusively on the App Store