Monthly Archives: September 2015

26 09, 2015

Valve Sues Copycats in Asia

2015-10-04T07:31:41+00:00 September 26th, 2015|Categories: Alibaba, China, eSports|

Valve Sues Copycats in Asia Valve Corporation, developer of Dota2, has officially filed a lawsuit against the developer of Dao Ta Chuan Qi ("Dota Legend" or "Soul Clash" in Japan) - Lilith Games, and the game's publisher Longtu Game. Valve requires that Lilith Games and Longtu Game to stop all development and operations work of Dao [...]

18 09, 2015

Southeast Asia’s Silicon Valley

2015-09-20T17:46:55+00:00 September 18th, 2015|Categories: China, Mobile Game Industry, Vietnam|

Southeast Asia's Silicon Valley Slashdot posted a story that highlights Vietnam's tech boom, something that we are following because of our continuing market research on the Southeast Asian digital games market. While Vietnam continues to have strict regulatory policies governing telecom and digital games distribution, the market is one of the most exciting to watch within [...]

10 09, 2015

Panda TV to Launch in China

2015-09-20T17:41:45+00:00 September 10th, 2015|Categories: China, Conferences, Mobile Game Industry, Thailand, Vietnam|

Chinese Mobile Gamers Gamelook cited Niko Partners research on Chinese mobile gaming in an article discussing how the domestic mobile games market will soon become the #1 market in the world, surpassing the US market revenue by the end of 2015. Market revenue has risen 6X in the past 4 years, and Niko's forecast for 2015 [...]