China Gaming Market


Monkey King Hero is Back
In my last article, I mentioned that games from China rarely find a place in the west, even it is a successful one locally. Since there were some people emailed me showing interest in that topic, I am elaborating more about this topic here. China is now the largest game […]

Why Successful Games in China Rarely Obtain the Equivalent Success in the West



How China Powerhouses Are Entering the West via M&A and Investment
I was invited as a speaker in a panel session about M&A and investment opportunities in the recent Casual Connect (7/19/2016). The topic was “East to West – How Asian Powerhouses Are Entering the West via M&A and Investment” (1). The panel was great and drawn a lot of discussions […]

How China Powerhouses Are Entering the West via M&A and Investment



An Update of the Global and China Game Market (Report)
Latest report released by Newzoo summarizing the data of the global game market. Along with the statistics from the report, I will provide some insights on the key trends of the China game industry. Global game industry is estimated to generate 99.6 billion USD by the end of 2016, an […]

An Update of the Global and China Game Market (Report)



Humanity in Game Companies
For some time, I thought about writing business topics such as management aspects in the game industry instead of purely game related topics. I decided to start with this one after I read a tragic news recently. A young Chinese Overwatch fan who died the day before the game’s release […]

Humanity in Game Companies



Best Mobile Genre for your Next Mobile Project 1
TalkingData revealed the latest report regarding China mobile game industry benchmark of March and April 2016. The analysis and comparison of data will help demonstrating a clear trend of the market and provide some insight of the nonstop growing mobile game industry in China. This  updated trend reinforced my opinion […]

Best Mobile Genre for your Next Mobile Project with China Mobile Game Market Data Update ...



Mobile is to Become the Top Money Maker in Asia for Game Developers
As we approaching to the midyear of 2016, I would like to provide some updates of Asian and global game market. Based on the updated report from Newzoo, in 2015, the game market generated 91.8 billion USD globally, of which Asian public companies shared 36.2 billion USD, 32% of the […]

Mobile is to Become the Top Money Maker in Asia for Game Developers (Report)



An Update about the China Mobile Game Market 1
As we are moving right to the end of Q1 2016, it is time to review the China mobile game market. TalkingData released its latest report discussing China mobile game industry benchmark of January 2016. Here I will demonstrate some of the data from the report to deliver a general […]

An Update about the China Mobile Game Market (Reports)



How to Survive The IP Mania in The Game Industry 2016 2
As mentioned in my previous blog post, the concept of “IP” is dominating the mobile game space, even the entire game industry*. All the players in game industry have their opinion towards IP nowadays. A “strong IP,” of course, is hot topic in these conversations. While everyone is talking about […]

How to Survive The IP Mania in The Game Industry 2016



RPG and Action Games Will Dominate the Mobile Gaming Market
While mobile gaming market in China is still growing, it becomes more rational since 2015. I would say the market is trending toward mature nowadays. Competition in China mobile gaming is becoming fiercer with the participation of various mobile game and PC game giants. For mobile game companies to survive […]

RPG and Action Games Will Dominate the Mobile Gaming Market in 2016 [Report]



Chinese Martial Arts Become the Top Preference for China Mobile Gamers
Recently, Teebik released 2015 Global Mobile Gaming Industry Report. The report shows the fact that the number of mobile gamers in China is 383 million, with 115 million of paid users.   2015 Gamers Scale in China (Source: Teebik, 2015) There are 9 RPG games in the total 26 games […]

Chinese Martial Arts Becomes the Top Preference for China Mobile Gamers [Report]