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Posts By C. Custer - Games in Asia

What did Chinese Dota fans think of the TI4 finals?

July 23, 2014 | C. Custer | 2 Comments

The consensus outside China seems to be disappointment in a lackluster final series between Newbee and VG. But what did Chinese fans think?Read More

Latest data: China has more online gamers than the USA has people

July 22, 2014 | C. Custer | 9 Comments

CNNIC has released a report with the latest online and mobile gamer user numbers for China, and there are truly, truly massive.Read More

A Chinese LOL fan made this Jinx music video, and it’s awesome

July 22, 2014 | C. Custer

If you’re a fan of League of Legends and have ever played the champion Jinx, you owe it to yourself to check out this music video. Warning: it rocks. Read More

League of Legends has been the top game in Korean net cafes for two full years

July 22, 2014 | C. Custer

Well, it happened: this week LOL made it two straight years in the top spot every single week among Korean net cafe games.Read More

Blizzard’s beloved China general manager Alex Dai resigns

July 21, 2014 | C. Custer | One Comment

Blizzard’s beloved China GM Alex Dai has, rather unexpectedly, announced his resignation. Chinese Blizzard fans are sad.Read More

Chinese gamer scales buildings Assassin’s Creed style, robbing apartments to pay for gaming habit

July 21, 2014 | C. Custer | 6 Comments

What do you do when you want to game but don’t have the scratch? This one Chinese college grad took to scaling skyscrapers to steal from the apartments inside!Read More

Discussion: what book, TV show, or movie would make an awesome video game?

July 21, 2014 | C. Custer | 3 Comments

You know you have it: that book, show, or movie that you’re just dying to see turned into a video game. Tell us what you want to see. You never know, maybe some developers will see this and get inspired!Read More

Preview Blizzard’s China cosplay costume finalists

July 18, 2014 | C. Custer

Blizzard’s China cosplay contest will wrap up at ChinaJoy, but you can take a sneak peek at some of the finalists right now!Read More

Gamers can vote for a new Monster Hunter Online monster at ChinaJoy

July 18, 2014 | C. Custer

Looking for a new monster to spice up your Monster Hunter Online beta experience? Gamers can vote for a new one that’ll actually get added to the game at ChinaJoy.Read More

It took more than 700 days to censor Diablo 3 for China (and that still might not be enough)

July 18, 2014 | C. Custer

Diablo 3 is coming to China, but exactly when is still up in the air. It has taken more than 700 days to censor the game for China, and it could take more.Read More

Behind the scenes secrets with the ChinaJoy booth babes

July 17, 2014 | C. Custer | 4 Comments

ChinaJoy is, perhaps unfortunately, better known for its eye candy than for its game content. But how do those women get there? What do they go through?Read More

Heroes of the Storm rated 12+ in Korea

July 17, 2014 | C. Custer

Blizzard’s new MOBA Heroes of the Storm has got an official rating in Korea, and primary school kids are going to be a bit sad about it.Read More

Chinese LOL fans rage at Ghostcrawler over Lee Sin nerfs

July 16, 2014 | C. Custer | 3 Comments

Lee Sin nerfs are coming to League of Legends, but China loves Lee Sin, and the country’s LOL players aren’t happy. Read More

Interview: Hao talks about getting revenge on Na’Vi, and future plans

July 16, 2014 | C. Custer | 2 Comments

After a bitter and controversial defeat at the hands of Na’Vi last year, Hao is back at TI4 getting revenge on the Europeans on the biggest Dota 2 stage on earth.Read More

Fight at TI4? Newbee manager rubbishes rumors of a scuffle

July 16, 2014 | C. Custer

As Chinese team Newbee secured its spot at the Key Arena when TI4 kicks off again later this week, rumors swirled on the Chinese web about problems within the team. Read More

Chinese fans vote: Can China beat Korea at this year’s League of Legends world championship?

July 15, 2014 | C. Custer | 6 Comments

Chinese fans are asked to vote on whether this year could finally be the year Chinese teams bring home the gold. Their answer might surprise you. Read More

The ‘Ninja must die’ incident: China’s LOL community is wound pretty tight

July 15, 2014 | C. Custer | One Comment

A quick tweet about the game Ninja Must Die—or was it—turned into a controversial firestorm in China’s professional League of Legends scene. Read More

Report: Xbox One could cost $800 in China at launch

July 15, 2014 | C. Custer

The Xbox One is poised to become the first official game console China’s had in a decade. Will it also be the most expensive?Read More