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Which is the top spending Asian country on games for 2014? (Oct 2014)

October 7, 2014 | Mary-Anne Lee | One Comment

Which Asian countries do you think are your top ranking ones when it comes to game revenue? Data from Newzoo, October 2014. Read More

Emobi to launch Toy Quest game under new subsidiary, Hiker Game

October 3, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang

One of Vietnam’s most promising game studios plans a light hearted follow up to its historical war title.Read More

AFOLI’s The Maze Runner is showing the world how to solve puzzles

September 30, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | 5 Comments

This game is not about The Maze Runner movie; it’s actually a game for hardcore puzzle fans. If you’re looking for a happy marriage between RPGs and puzzles, this game is for you. Read More

A deeper look at Southeast Asia’s only two unicorns: VNG and Garena

September 30, 2014 | Anh-Minh Do | 2 Comments

VNG and Garena represent the two biggest tech companies out of Southeast Asia. Read More

One Vietnamese gamer has brought Hearthstone to Android

September 25, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | 13 Comments

Vietnamese gamer Khanh Hoang Tran has successfully ported Blizzard Entertainment’s Hearthstone card game to Android.Read More

Appota has released Magic Stamps: a new way to play card games

September 24, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | 3 Comments

Appota, one of the most successful mobile startups in Vietnam, has recently released its newest original game called Magic Stamps. The game is one-of-a-kind for card game fans. Read More

Branded breasts used to boost game sales in Vietnam

September 19, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | 8 Comments

The move by VTC to promote Time Traveler Heroes was about as tasteful as you’d expect.Read More

Vietnamese gamers cope with second major internet outage this year

September 18, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | 2 Comments

The second major internet outage this year hits Vietnam and gamers are not happy.Read More

Vietnam’s first mobile TPS gets new name, official release lands on foreign shores soon

September 17, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | One Comment

Launching in Vietnam last April under the name Chien Binh CS, it’s been five great months for this very first TPS game from Vietnam. In preparations for expansion into a larger market after some success in Vietnam, JOY Entertainment decided to give Chien Binh CS an international makeover. That is how Captain Strike’s was born, and the game is now publishing its alpha test for both Android and iOS. Read More

Why Blizzard needs a publisher for Hearthstone in Vietnam

September 5, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | 4 Comments

It’s been a good six months since Hearthstone was released worldwide, and its influence has grown steadily around the world. Tournaments are sprouting internationally, and Vietnam is no exception. Read More

Appota debuts social mobile gaming app called onClan at #StartupAsia Arena

September 4, 2014 | Anh-Minh Do

Appota just took the stage at Startup Asia Tokyo today, with its new product, onClan. Do Tuan Anh, founder and CEO of Appota, says that the product is a social mobile gaming platform aimed at casual and pro gamers who want to interact through their favorite mobile games. Read More

10 free mobile games from Vietnam you should not miss

August 21, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | 3 Comments

Flappy Bird is a household name for gamers all over the world. It really put the Vietnamese games community on the map with its huge success. And that had led to many people asking questions like: “where is Flappy BirdRead More

Swing Copters review: is Dong Nguyen a one hit wonder?

August 21, 2014 | Mary-Anne Lee | 3 Comments

Swing Copters is a disappointing follow-up to the hysteria-inducing Flappy Bird.Read More

Sex sells videos games, or does it?

August 12, 2014 | Hieu Le Dang | 11 Comments

Gaming in Vietnam has been thought to have a negative impact on local youth. The local government has passed tons of bills to limit people from playing video games, especially online games. One of the more recent ones passed prohibits children … Read More

EA Korea announces FIFA Online 3 tournament that will “show what eSports means on EA’s scale”

August 4, 2014 | Mary-Anne Lee

Asia’s first region-wide FIFA Online 3 tournament has been announced! Sponsored by FIFA Online 3 developer Spearhead, the three-day long invitational will take place from August 28 to 30, in Seoul, South Korea. Read More

Dong Nguyen’s Flappy Bird is back

August 2, 2014 | Willis Wee | 4 Comments

Developed by Dotgears, the Vietnamese super hit mobile game is back as Flappy Birds Family only available on Amazon’s Fire TV platform.Read More

Check out the top ten highest-earning eSports countries in Asia

July 25, 2014 | Xairylle | 2 Comments

China may have won $5 million from The International 2014 (TI4), but it’s still not the top highest-earning eSports country in Asia. Read More

This is proof that Southeast Asia’s game market will mirror China’s in growth

July 22, 2014 | Mary-Anne Lee | 2 Comments

Southeast Asia’s game market is set to go down the same path of growth as China’s, according to iAppPay’s CEO, Qiu Yuekun. Read More