Monthly Archives: August 2016

22 08, 2016

Mobile Game Emulators in China

2017-01-15T14:38:56+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Categories: China, eSports, Forbes Column, Mobile Game Industry, Tencent|

Mobile Game Emulators in China When mobile games started to gain popularity a few years ago they were almost entirely casual games, such as puzzle or kids games. In the past year or two the market has embraced mid-core and hard-core mobile games, such as RPGs or strategy titles. This has led to mid-core and hard-core [...]

14 08, 2016

ChinaJoy 2016: What You Need To Know

2017-01-15T14:38:56+00:00 August 14th, 2016|Categories: Alibaba, Conferences, eSports|

ChinaJoy 2016 ChinaJoy 2016, the largest digital entertainment expo in China, took place July 28th through the 31st. Over 900 exhibitors were keen to show off more than 4,000 new and exciting products to consumers. Passionate gamers from all across China traveled to Shanghai for the four-day event. This year was particularly successful with official figures [...]

4 08, 2016

Mobile Game Emulators Might Benefit PC Gaming Hardware In China

2017-01-15T14:38:56+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Categories: China, Mobile Games, PC Games|

Originally published on Forbes. Far and away the leading powerhouse in the global mobile gaming space, China boasts more than 420 million mobile gamers who spent $5.5 billion domestically in 2015 on mobile games for smartphones and tablets. The numbers are only expected to trend up from here, with gaming on iOS and Android projected to [...]

3 08, 2016

Niko Partners ChinaJoy 2016 Recap

2017-01-15T14:38:56+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Categories: China, Conferences|

ChinaJoy 2016, the largest digital entertainment expo in China, took place July 28-31. Over 900 exhibitors were keen to show off more than 4000 new and exciting products to consumers. Passionate gamers from all across China travelled to Shanghai for the four-day event. This year was particularly successful with official figures showing that more than 325,000 [...]

3 08, 2016

Chinese Mobile Gamers Are Ready To ‘Pokémon GO’!

2017-10-06T10:23:18+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Categories: China, Mobile Game Industry|

Originally published on Forbes. With all of the news about Pokémon GO, the instant mega-hit mobile game by Niantic Studios (funded by The Pokemon Company, Google, and Nintendo), it seemed obvious to take a look at the use of the game in the world’s biggest gaming market: China. According to Niko Partners estimates, approximately 420 million [...]

2 08, 2016

The Exploding World of China’s VR Cafes

2017-01-15T14:38:56+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Categories: China, Conferences, Internet Cafes|

ChinaJoy 2016 This week is China's biggest gaming convention of the year, ChinaJoy. The conference is in Shanghai and it runs July 28th through the 31st. Let us know if you would like to meet with us! Internet Users in China Reaches 688 Million Data published by China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) shows that as [...]