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Sweet Madness review: yes, it’s about candies, but it’s no Candy Crush

April 11, 2014 | Xairylle

Before you point an accusing finger at this game and say that it’s a Candy Crush rip off, let me stop you right there: it isn’t. Read More

Corsair hosts the first ever Corsair Asia Cup, registrations now open

April 10, 2014 | Xairylle | 3 Comments

Corsair is stepping into the Dota 2 eSports scene with the first-ever Corsair Asia Cup. Read More

Phantasy Star Online 2 enters English beta for six SEA countries today!

April 10, 2014 | Xairylle | 9 Comments

If you’ve been itching to try out Phantasy Star Online 2 (PSO2) then your wait is over. Read More

Is Vietnam about to teach the world how to do mobile games?

April 8, 2014 | Anh-Minh Do

By now, everyone has heard of Flappy Bird. It quickly rose to prominence and is arguably the Gangnam Style of mobile gaming. Read More

Two Million Arthur apps will be available for SEA

April 4, 2014 | Mary-Anne Lee | One Comment

That’s right, the hit card-battle RPG from Square Enix is such a big game that both Cherry Credits and NHN Entertainment Singapore have fought for—and won—a slice of the pie. Read More

Aftershock PC custom gaming notebooks now available in Vietnam

March 31, 2014 | Mary-Anne Lee

Barely two years after starting up, custom gaming notebook builder Aftershock PC hasn’t just claimed the podiums at nearly every hardware awards contest in Singapore. It has also started retailing its laptops in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. Read More

Beta test for Southeast Asia’s English service Phantasy Star Online II finally has a date

March 28, 2014 | Mary-Anne Lee | One Comment

Asiasoft, publisher of Phantasy Star Online II, has announced the dates of the English service Phantasy Star Online II (PSO2) beta test via the game’s newly-created Facebook page. Read More

Games in Asia Meetup Vietnam: third-party versus first-party gaming development in Vietnam

March 25, 2014 | Dewi Yuliani | 3 Comments

The Games in Asia team will fly to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, next month for our third meetup, with speakers including Phil Tran (GlassEgg) and Luyen Ngo (Divmob). Read More

Philippines to get 100 Heroes Strife tournament in free-play weekend

March 18, 2014 | Xairylle | 2 Comments

Philippine MOBA fans, if you haven’t tried out S2 Games’ latest MOBA offering, Strife, this weekend could be your chance. Read More

Awesome Cutelulu review: surprisingly challenging

March 3, 2014 | Haoson | One Comment

After playing through Vietnam-based SpiritBomb Studios’ new platformer Awesome Cutelulu, I have to say that I am pleasantly surprised that the game is more challenging than it looks. Read More

The Asian Cyber Games announces the ACG SEA Invitational: Best of the Best

February 26, 2014 | Xairylle

SEA Dota 2 fans be sure to mark your calendars, as the Asian Cyber Games (ACG) presents the ACG SEA Invitational: Best of the Best. Read More

The MPGL SEA Grand Finals will have two slots for ‘Rest-Of-SEA’ division

February 25, 2014 | Xairylle

A few weeks ago, the registration for the Mineski Pro Gaming League (MPGL) SEA Grand Finals was officially opened to Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Myanmar, and the ‘Rest-of-SEA’ (Vietnam, Singapore, Laos, Cambodia, East Timor, and Brunei). Read More

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen is working on a new game

February 25, 2014 | C. Custer | 6 Comments

A comment from Dong’s rep to Chinese gaming site QQ Games seems to confirm that the Flappy Bird creator isn’t done creating.Read More

League of Legends Garena Premier League Week 2 starts tomorrow

February 18, 2014 | Haoson | 2 Comments

South East Asian League of Legends fans will soon get a taste of the second week of matches for this year’s Garena Premier League (GPL). Four teams from the GPL’s Group A and B will go head to head as SEA League of Legends teams vie for the finals seat in the Spring season on February 19, 2014.

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League of Legends client adds a ton of Asian languages; what does it mean?

February 12, 2014 | C. Custer | 4 Comments

Riot has added a bunch of Asian languages to its game client; could the company be planning to compete with its own partners in East and Southeast Asia?Read More

Dong Nguyen is removing Flappy Bird from app stores tomorrow

February 9, 2014 | C. Custer | 37 Comments

If you want to play Flappy Bird, you’d better download it now, because tomorrow it’s going to fly away for good.Read More

Indonesia’s Touchten clones Flappy Bird

February 9, 2014 | C. Custer | 10 Comments

Flappy Bird is itself a copy of older games, but Touchten has made an even more direct copy of Flappy Bird with Amazing Cupid.Read More

10 reasons why the Vietnam-made game Flappy Bird is so ridiculously addictive

February 6, 2014 | Anh-Minh Do | One Comment

By now, I’m sure you’ve heard of Flappy Bird. It’s the number one app in the iOS App Store in over 100 countries. The game comes from a developer based in Vietnam’s capital, Hanoi. That’s right. One Vietnamese guy has … Read More